One of this tour’s fine hotels
Situated on the banks of Lake Pichola in Udaipur, this palatial hotel was recognized as the #1 hotel in the world by Travel + Leisure Magazine. It resembles a miniature domed palace said to be "painted to evoke heaven." Gorgeous views, ornate gardens and breathtaking pavilions make this a hotel you will not quickly forget! Guest rooms are luxuriously appointed with inlaid furniture, Rajput inspired decoration and marble bathrooms.
Where the tour begins and ends
Starting Point: Delhi - 9:00am
Ending Point: Delhi - 6:00pm
What the weather is like
Daily Highs (°F)
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