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Address: Pichola, Udaipur 313001, India
Phone Number: 02942424186
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Pichola Lake is one of the most beautiful and picturesque lakes of...

Pichola Lake is one of the most beautiful and picturesque lakes of Rajasthan, India. Located in the heart of the city, Pichola Lake is the oldest and one of the largest lakes of Udaipur. Pichola Lake is enveloped by lofty Palaces, temples, bathing ghats and elevated hills on all its sides. In the southern part of this lake, there is a hill that is known as Machhala Magra and one can see glimpse of Eklinggarh Fort from here. The City Palace of Udaipur broadens along the eastern banks of this lake. Built by Jagat Singh, Mohan Mandir is situated in the north-east corner of Lake Pichola. Lake Pichola comprises several islands that accompany the calm waters of the lake. The world-renowned Lake Palace is perfectly located on the Jag Island of this tranquil lake. Even the Jag Mandir, another destination of tourists, is located on an island of this lake. Above all, a trip to Pichola Lake would be incomplete with a boat ride. The pristine blue waters of the lake leave a soothing impact on the spectator. At the time sun-set, a boat ride in this lake is sufficient to enthrall anyone.

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Sunset Boat Cruise on Lake Pichola in Udaipur with Private Transport
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Private Udaipur City Tour including Boat Ride on Lake Pichola

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When time halts for - Culture and serenity

This is the place to visit while in Udaipur. A picturesque location that deserves lot more than mere boatride - it's highly impossible to imagine it was a man made lake, an... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the place to visit while in Udaipur. A picturesque location that deserves lot more than mere boatride - it's highly impossible to imagine it was a man made lake, an epitome of Indias understanding of engineering and well being. The lake is surrounded by some of the most magnificent palaces - most of which are now either Hotels... More 

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We booked in advance with an english travel company and were meant to have a tour guide unfortunately he didn't join us and was very rude which put a downer on our day but we still enjoyed the views. The boat ride is great to cool off too and see the whole of Udaipur lake make sure you go!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The lake was an important part of our trip, as we had to traverse it to get to our island hotel. It offers wonderful picture opportunities and it was fun to ride on the hotel taxi service. A welcome break from the heat and dust of Rajasthan.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The city of lakes, Udaipur has many made lakes, the most famous being Lake Pichola. This was right next to our hotel. We enjoyed the boat ride from where we could see the Taj Lake Palace and Jag mandir

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

must have the boat ride of the two lakes , its for 25 mins 125 per person and its worth it. it takes you to city palace, jag mandir and lake pichola and back

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great views from the palace and inside the lake. Best to be experienced with a boat ride from the palace.

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Pune, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

lake pichola situated in city of udaipur in the state of rajasthan artificial fresh water lake built in 1362 AD named after near picholi village lake is located in heart of the city all the luxororious hotels located near by this lake very famous taj hotel centre of this lake ,very nice place for sunset view one can enjoy boating... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The title might sound bit exaggerated but you won't be surprised after witnessing the beauty of Lake Pichola in realtime. I suggest you hire the luxury boat - would cost 250 INR per seat. Do try the Kulfi and camel ride as well on the shores of lake :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best lakes in Udaipur. The boat ride at the lake is a must as it offers beautiful views of the surroundings. Worth going when staying in Udaipur

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

amazing place to visit in udaipur. boat ride of lake. warm weather what to say about this lake.. just wow

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