Places to Visit in udaipur
Sukhadia Circle
Udaipur, a large round about in the city's northern suburb of Panchwati. The centerpiece of the circle is a large, three tiered fountain just over 21m high, with scalloped dishes surmounted by a wheat ear motif, representing prosperity. Illuminated at night, it is now a well known landmark. Its foundation was laid in 1968 and was opened in 1970. The circle is a popular recreational center and meeting place. A circular pond surrounds the fountain; nearby are pleasant gardens. Sukhadia circle commemorates the memory of Udaipur's Mohan Lal Sukhadia, one time Chief Minister of Rajasthan and a native of Udaipur.
Vintage and Classic Car Collection
The collection within the grounds of the Garden Hotel comprises a variety of classic and interestingly rare transportation vehicles; some stately and vintage like Cadalec, Chevalate, Morais etc., while the others are sleek and fast. The Maharanas of Udaipur once possessed and used these regal splendours of automobiles as their luxuries but most of the other models are gradually being added to the collection ,since it provides a unique aristocratic safari for the exclusive guest.
Timings: 0900 hrs to 2100 hrs.
Entry Fee: Rs. 100 or with Lunch at Garden Restaurant: Rs. 130
Gulab Bagh (Sajjan Niwas)
A spectacular rose garden laid out by Maharana Sajjan Singh in 1881 for the benefit of town's population, is situated near the palace on east side of Lake Pichhola. The Saraswati Bhawan library, earlier called Victoria Hall, in the garden has a rare collection of ancient hand written manuscripts and books was constructed to commemorate the diamond jubilee of Queen Victoria. Within the garden there is a zoo where tigers, leopards, chinkara and many wild animals and birds are being kept.
Dudh Talai
This is a beautiful section of Lake Pichhola near Sunset Point to the side of Machhla Magra Hill.
Manikya Lal Verma Garden (Dudh Talai)
Built in the lape of Machhla Magra(hill) near Dudh Talai pond, the park is exemplary specimen of modern architecture art. While standing in the park one can view Jag Mandir, Lale Pichhola, City Palace and Udaipur city whcih look more attractive and charmful. There are steps constructed to reach to the garden, as well as a separate road for vehicles. On the top of the Machhla Magra, Karni Mata can also be seen. The idol of the Goddess is constructed in white stone.
Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Park (Dudh Talai)
This beautiful garden has been developed near the Dudh Talai pond annexed with Lake Pichhola. Visitors may enjoy watching Musical Fountain here. A beautiful view of Jag Mandir, Lale Pichhola, City Palace and Udaipur city can be seen from here. This is an another kind of place witnessing sunset in the city. A rope way has been setup here to reach Karni Mata Temple at the top of Machhla Magra.