The most popular tourist destination in the state of Rajasthan, Udaipur also known as City of Lakes often called the Venice of the East is the historic capital of the kingdom of Mewar. Udaipur nicknamed as Lake City for its some of the most beautiful lakes in the state and Lake Pichola, Fateh Sagar Lake, Udai Sagar and Swaroop Sagar are considered to be the most beautiful lakes in Udaipur. Other Famous Lakes of Udaipur Includes Swaroopsagar Lake Dudh Talai Lake Jiyan and Sagar Rangsagar Lake.
Pichola Lake is an artificial fresh water lake and the most picturesque lake of Udaipur, Lake Pichola is one of the several contiguous lakes developed over the last few centuries in and around the famous Udaipur city, Two islands, Jag Niwas and Jag Mandir are located within Pichola Lake.
Fateh Sagar Lake is also known as the pride of the City of Lakes of Udaipur and one of the prominent and most popular Lakes of Udaipur. The lake is located north of Lake Pichola and one of the one of the five lakes of the Udaipur city with the three small islands Nehru Park, public park and Udaipur Solar Observatory. Image source: hotellaxmipalaceudaipur
Dhebar Lake is also known as Jaisamand Lake is the second largest artificial lake in Asia, after Bhopal upper lake the largest artificial lake in Asia. There are 3 islands on Jaisamand Lake known as Baba ka Magra and the smaller island is called Piari and Jaisamand Wildlife Sanctuary allows a close encounter with the rich wildlife in their natural habitat with panther, wild boar, deer, four-horned antelope, mongoose and various species of migratory birds.
Udai Sagar Lake is one amongst the five lakes of Udaipur and considered as one of the most beautiful and picturesque lakes in the city. Lake Udaisagar is another striking lake that falls under the category of five lakes of Udaipur and located at a distance of about 13 kms in the east of Udaipur.
Rajsamand Lake is one of the five popular lakes of Udaipur and also counted as one of the five popular lakes of Mewar, situated near the town of Rajsamand. The lake is also known as Rajsamudra Lake and known to be one of the most popular tourist attraction in the city of lakes. Image Source: ghumakkar