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Udaipur itinerary for 3 days- The Ultimate Udaipur tour plan


Udaipur the ‘City of Lakes’ is probably the most picture-perfect location in Rajasthan. As its other name suggests, the glistening lakes of Udaipur are sure to leave you with an enchanting feel. You might have seen a reference to Udaipur in almost every other Bollywood flick. An emerging destination wedding hotspot, it is a part of every travel addict’s checklist. A tour plan of just a couple of days is not enough to explore the beauty of Udaipur. But if you are someone with time constraints, we bring to you the ultimate Udaipur itinerary for 3 days. This tour plan is sure to cover the best parts of the city in nutshell.

Udaipur Trip

You can visit Udaipur and its attractions at a leisurely pace for up to a week. Major attractions like the City Palace, Lake Pichola, Kumbhalgarh Fort, and Ambrai Ghat, are a must-visit in Udaipur. The ‘City of Lakes’ will surely leave you with the ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’ feeling and will leave you craving for more. You will be thrilled to know that this Udaipur itinerary for 3 days, covers the top Pickyourtrail recommended attractions to visit in Udaipur.

Udaipur City Palace
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Day-wise Udaipur itinerary for 3 days

  • Day 1- Arrival in Udaipur followed by a visit to City Palace and Lake Pichola
  • Day 2- Visit Kumbhalgarh Fort and Ambrai Ghat
  • Day 3- Shopping at Hathipol Market and departure

Day 1- Arrival in Udaipur followed by a visit to City Palace and Lake Pichola

Start your day with a bang and visit the most prominent attractions in Udaipur. City Palace and Lake Pichola are two astounding places which will urge you to click those Instagram-perfect pictures. The beautiful City Palace of Udaipur is located along the banks of Lake Pichola and has an awe-inspiring architecture. You will notice the perfect combination of European and Chinese style of architecture, yet an Indian approach to it. The City Palace in itself speaks volumes of the magnificence of the Mewar Rajputs. There are a number of gardens and courtyards located within the City Palace as well. As the sun sets, the reflection of the City Palace on Lake Pichola will transport you to another world.

Must try: Boat ride over Lake Pichola

When you go on a boat ride over Lake Pichola, make sure you visit Jag Mandir if you have the time. Lake Pichola offers scintillating views of the Aravalli Hills and City Palace itself. Ending your day by witnessing the stunning Rajasthani sunset in the ‘City of Lakes’ is the cherry on top of your Udaipur 3 day trip. Gorge on a scrumptious Rajasthani Thali on your way back and spend the night at your hotel.

Also read: Best Things to do in Udaipur- A Detailed Guide

Lake Pichola
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Day 2- Visit Kumbhalgarh Fort and Ambrai Ghat

Visiting Udaipur and not visiting Kumbhalgarh Fort is like an injustice to the ‘City of Lakes.’ This is one of the most-visited attractions in the whole of Rajasthan. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site which gives sprawling views of the Aravalli Hills. The Mewar ruler Maharana Pratap was said to have used the Kumbhalgarh Fort as a refuge centre during enemy attacks. Although some parts of the fort is in ruins, it is a must-visit place if you are an archaeological enthusiast.

Also read: Top 10 forts to be explored on your Rajasthan vacation

Located close to Lake Pichola, Ambrai Ghat is the place to be to finish off your Udaipur 2 nights and 3 days vacation in style. Apart from offering gleaming reflections of the City Palace, this is also the ideal place to chill after a tiring day of Heritage walks. You will see a lot of young crowd around Ambrai Ghat as this is a truly picturesque location. Try out some of the mouth-watering Udaipur street food dishes from the stalls located close to the Ghat. There is no way you are living Udaipur without trying out Indian chaat! Head back to your hotel and gear up for the final day of your Udaipur 3 day trip.

Must try: Boat ride over the Ghat and witnessing Taj Lake Palace situated in the centre of the lake.

Kumbhalgarh Fort in Udaipur
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Day 3- Shopping at Hathipole Market and departure

A vacation to Rajasthan is incomplete without shopping for those colourful souvenirs. Take home self-made turbans or those gorgeous handbag lined with embroidery. You can look forward to this and a lot more at Hathipole Market in Udaipur. End your Udaipur itinerary for 3 days by taking home authentic Rajasthani memories. After all, it is the souvenirs from a place that help you reminisce about the joyous vacation you had apart from the photographs. You can also take back home beautiful handicraft, handmade jewellery or Bandhani printed clothing to gift your loved ones.

Also read: Shopping In Udaipur: Top 10 Markets For the Ultimate Experience

Udaipur shopping
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Udaipur will urge you to stay for longer as you can never get enough of this beautiful city. As you say goodbye to the ‘City of Lakes’ before boarding your flight/train, make a promise to this beautiful city that you will visit it again. Who knows? You might end up planning your destination wedding in Udaipur as well! If a Udaipur 3 days itinerary was too short, you can also always look for a longer vacation like Udaipur 4 nights and 5 days itinerary.

Come what may! Udaipur should definitely be part of your grand Rajasthan tour plan. Plan your Udaipur 3 days itinerary with Pickyourtrail and you can look forward to customising your itinerary as per your interests. What’s more? We will provide you with on-trip support to ensure that everything goes as per plan. Should you require more assistance with planning a International tour package. For more details and information, download the Pickyourtrail travel App for Android and IOS. Happy vacationing!

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