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Lake Pichola

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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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Full-Day Private Tour of Udaipur Including a Boat Ride in Lake Pichola
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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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Perfect place for sunset. Lot of local people. Really quiet and peacfull place. And also a good view of the palace.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Perfect place for sunset. Lot of local people. Really quiet and peacfull place. And also a good view of the palace.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Sit at Gangaur Ghat at 7.00 PM. Take a cone of POP CORN or cup of Coffee or Kulfi, Ice Cream. Feel like in Venice.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lake Pichola houses the famous Taj Lake palace hotel. At one end of the lake is city palace and at other end is Oberoi goups hotel.

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Camps Bay, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I took the boat ride thro' all important places. Wondering the architecture and time of their construction when no facility were available.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It has beautiful views. Can get crowded on a Sunday but it is a nice place to unwind and hangout with family or friends. Great photo opportunities too!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great Sunset View Experience, avail Boat rides here! amazing experience for Full Family. Trident hotel offers exclusive boat rides Only for its guests, but that is a bit expensive.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyed the boat ride from the local plave totally.... there was an option of taking a boat from city palace and doing boating and going to jag mandir..but that was expensive {300₹ /700₹} This is perfect, 25 mins ride in the boat itself... alll the 5 star hotels,jag mandir,ambrai hotel& city Palace can be seen.... and being off season we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Boat ride is a fantastic experience on the lake Pichola.We had the opportunity to ride on the boat multiple times. We also celebrated my dad's birthday on the boat which was a unique experience. The views of the city is spectacular in the evening when the lights come on. Experience it!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you would like to experience great views than evening is the best time. I recommend take a govt boat ride as boats offered by city palace is very very expensive

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Took an unexpected trip to Udiapur and had a wonderful time on a water excursion on Lake Pichola. Most hotels have a water taxi, and the Hotel Udai Kothi has a private craft for just such an excursion. Did the tour at sunset. Well worth it!

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