The year end is nearing, and you may be looking to take a break. Well, then you can pack your bags, and head to one of the most beautiful cities in India, Udaipur. The city, which is also known as ‘the city of lakes’ is one of the most spectacular cities that exude an undeniable royal vibe.  

Replete with some of the most beautiful monuments you may have seen anywhere in India, here you can marvel at the palatial architecture of the bygone Rajput era. The place will surely leave your family mesmerised with its regal past, vibrant edifices, colourful culture, and ethereal serenity.  

While the stunning natural beauty and historical heritage of Udaipur works like a magnet in attracting tourists from all over the world, you must be careful about timing of your trip. Rajasthan being a dry and arid state, the weather can sometimes be harsh and ruin your holiday experience. So, here is a complete guide on the best time to visit Udaipur. The guide also gives you valuable information on

  • Visiting Udaipur in Summer (April to June)
  • Visiting Udaipur in Monsoon (July to September)
  • Visiting Udaipur in Winter (October to March)
  • Best places to visit in Udaipur
  • Things to do in Udaipur
  • Resorts in Udaipur

Visiting Udaipur in Summer (April to June) 

The Summer season in Udaipur lasts for about 3-4 months and being close to the desert, the weather here during the summer can get extremely hot and dry. The temperatures during the day rise up to 40 degrees Celsius or more and the city experiences heat waves, making it impossible for you to venture out. The heat will also make you feel dehydrated. So, if you are planning a family holiday, April to June are not the best months to visit Udaipur. 

Visiting Udaipur in Monsoon (July to September) 

Unlike other coastal cities in India, Udaipur does not experience much rain. However, the fresh bout of showers bring massive relief from the scathing heat during the summers. The weather remains mostly pleasant with temperature ranging from 25 to 30 degrees Celsius, creating an ambient setting for you to explore the city and enjoy the various activities. As per the various travel guides to Udaipur Monsoon is the second best season after winter to plan a trip to the city.  

Visiting Udaipur in Winter (October to March) 

Whether you are travelling as a couple or with your family, winter is the best season to visit Udaipur. During this time of the year, the weather is pleasant, ranges between 10-25 degrees Celsius and you can take a stroll around the colourful and vibrant streets comfortably.  

The ambient weather also adds to the overall fun and joy of exploring the city’s architectural marvels including palaces, forts, and temples. The season is also a great time to enjoy thrilling activities; you can take a camel ride, go trekking, and bird watching. 

Best Places to Visit Udaipur 

The landscape of Udaipur is characterised by the azure lakes, grand forts, and palaces, and the lush green Aravalli mountain ranges. The city has a magical air about it that makes every tourists fall in love with it almost instantly. From the serene Lake Pichola to the grand City Palace there are many places to visit in Udaipur that will leave you spellbound.  

  •     Udaipur City Palace
  •     Lake Pichola
  •     Saheliyon ki Bari
  •     Vintage Car Museum
  •     Sajjangarh Palace
  •     Maharana Pratap Memorial
  •     Doodh Talai
  •     Jag Mandir Palace
  •     Eklingji Temple
  •     Ahar Cenotaphs 

Things to do in Udaipur 

While in Udaipur, you will never have a dull moment. You and your family members, including children and elders would have plenty of things to do in Udaipur and they will have something to look forward to every day. Here are some of the best experiences you must have during your visit to the city.  

  •     Take a boat ride over Lake Pichola and enjoy the beautiful view of the sun set. 
  •     Click postcard-worthy pictures at Saheliyon Ki Bari
  •     Explore the old world charm as you take of the Bagore Ki Haveli
  •     Marvel at the awe-inspiring architecture and intricate paintings inside the Udaipur City Palace
  •     Go Shopping at the Haathi Pol Bazaar
  •     Get a taste of the delicious Rajasthani cuisine
  •     Enjoy a jeep safari at the Sajjangarh Wildlife Sanctuary and spot some wild animals in their natural habitat
  •     Revel in the calm and spiritual atmosphere at the Jagdish Temple 

Resorts in Udaipur 

While you plan your trip to the city of lakes, you book your stay at the Club Mahindra Udaipur, one of the most premium resorts in Udaipur. It is the perfect place that captures the true royal essence of the city, and it reflects from the resort’s décor, beautiful rooms, warm service, and the culinary experience.

Throughout your stay, you can sit back and let the staff pamper you like a royalty and enjoy a royal treatment, that only makes your holiday memorable and fun!

About Club Mahindra

Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 250,000 members , who can holiday at 100+ resorts in India and abroad.

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