The city of Udaipur in Rajasthan served as the capital of the erstwhile state of Mewar. Maharana Uday Singh founded this city in 1553 and gave Udaipur its name. It has been called the ‘City of Lakes’ and ‘Venice of the East’. Apart from lakes, the historic palaces of this city are also very famous for their majestic beauty. This city is a very popular tourist destination among westerners and Indians both. The Bond movie, Octopussy, was shot here, particularly at the Monsoon Palace and Lake Palace.
Udaipur is a much-preferred honeymoon destination also for its splendid locations that make it a romantic place. The people here are friendly and keep the atmosphere healthy. Its setting in the heart of Aravalli Hills gives a further boost to its made-made and natural beauty. The city has a well-developed infrastructure. It is a metropolitan city with a vibrant culture of its own.
|Main Languages||:||Marwari, English and Hindi.|
4,51,735 as recorded in 2011.
|Temperature||:||Summer : Max : 38.3oC Min : 28.3oC.
Winter : Max : 28.3oC Min : 11.6oC.
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Autumn and winter months