Let the tranquil waters of Lake Pichola welcome you on your trip to Udaipur and enjoy the breathtaking views of the City Palace and Jag Mandir. Go on a boat ride and view the majestic charm of this lake that is enveloped by and elevated hills on all sides, temples, lofty palaces and bathing ghats.
Lake Pichola’s beauty even managed to grab Rudyard Kipling’s attention who wrote in his Letters of Marque (1899), "If the Venetian owned the Pichola Lake, he might say with justice, 'see it and die' ". Built in the mid-14th century, this artificial lake was created to serve the irrigation and drinking needs of the Pichola village.
Now, it is not only famous for the majestic City Palace along its shores but Lake Palace as well as the Jag Mandir summer house. A Lake Pichola boat ride will take you all around this lake, its 4 islands and all the major attractions like Lake Palace, Jag Mandir, Mohan Mandir, Arsi Vilas, City Palace, the Havelis, Swaroop Sagar Bridge and the Chabutaras.<readmore>
The sight of the pristine blue waters of Lake Pichola will soothe all your nerves and help you enjoy a memorable holiday in Udaipur. So, make sure you explore the beauty of this lake on a trip here.