Mesmerizing abode, majestic magnificence, grappling grandiose, romantic getaway, serene surrounding are all synonyms to perhaps Rajasthan’s most iconic and idealistic hotel Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur. Floating in the middle of beautiful and captivating Lake Pichola, this hotel was originally built as Jag Niwas in 1746 by the prince, Maharana Jagat Singh II as his private abode. Set against the milieu of the spectacular Aravalli mountains, breathtaking views of the neighboring City Palace, Machala Magra Hills and Jag Mandir, the white marble Taj Lake Palace is an extravagant vision of royal architecture and comes prime in luxury Rajasthan tour.
Taj Lake Palace is one of the 4 palaces of the Royal Dynasty of Mewar.
This regal heritage hotel has 65 luxurious rooms and 18 grand suites with the interior of each room adorned with traditional Indian silks and dark teak furniture; distinctive in its princely-inspired style and décor with wooden lattice and Araish work ceilings. The uniqueness of the hotel is that only resident guests can be a part of the phenomenal experience and view of the placid water of Lake Pichola. The choices of cuisines are available at forte restaurants serving authentic Rajasthani dishes and contemporary European delicacies. The hotel also houses the Jiva Spa where one can be pampered as a royal. Taj Lake Palace is the fabled destination for fairytale weddings and enchanting honeymoons. Spending your time here will give a never forgotten royal experience and a few amazing memories.
Udaipur is known as ‘the Venice of the East’ and one of the most romantic spots on the continent of India’ was first applied in 1829 by Colonel James Tod. It is surrounded by the beautiful Aravalli Hills in all directions, making this city as lovely as it is. Udaipur, also known as the City of Lakes, is the crown jewel of the state of Rajasthan. It has a lot to offer from the boat ride in serene lakes, museums and marvel architecture wonders in magnificent palaces, sacred temples and the essence of nature in its splendid gardens. Must-see tourist attractions include Udaipur City Palace, an epitome of palatial structures exhibiting colored glass mosaics, delicate murals, and wall paintings. In the proximity of Lake Pichola, lies the Bagore Haveli with its impeccable glasswork and the Jag Mandir, which can be reached by boat.
Castle & King your Indian Luxury tour operator or travel partner pledges an experience to remember and cherish by arranging a stay in the phenomenal Taj Lake Palace and sight-seeing in the blissful city of Udaipur.
FEATURES IN THE FOLLOWING ITINERARIES
TAJ PALACE TOUR & OBEROI … THE ULTIMATE INDIAN LUXURY TOUR
Day 01 – The Taj Mahal Palace – Mumbai
On arrival in Mumbai, transfer to the hotel. Afternoon at leisure. This evening enjoys the hotel’s history walk and tour.
Day 02 – The Taj Mahal Palace – Mumbai
Morning proceeds for the sightseeing, Afternoon city tour with car and driver. Afternoon visit to Elephanta Caves by private speedboat.
Day 03 – Taj Lake Palace – Udaipur
Fly to Udaipur. Afternoon at leisure. This evening dine at Bhairo, the Lake Palace’s rooftop restaurant.
Day 04 – Taj Lake Palace – Udaipur
Morning Udaipur city tour. Sunset boat ride on Lake Pichola. Alternatively, spend the afternoon on the hotel’s Spa Boat.
Day 05 – Umaid Bhawan Palace – Jodhpur
Drive to Jodhpur via the Jain temples of Ranakpur. On arrival take the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 06 – Umaid Bhawan Palace – Jodhpur
Morning Jodhpur city tour. Afternoon at leisure for shopping in Jodhpur’s old town and bazaar.
Day 07 – Umaid Bhawan Palace – Jodhpur
Full-day private rural excursion done by 4 x 4. Stop at local villages, eat lunch in a local home, look out for wildlife and enjoy rural Rajasthan at its best.
Day 08 – Rambagh Palace – Jaipur
Drive to Jaipur. On arrival take the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 09 – Rambagh Palace – Jaipur
Hot air balloon ride at sunrise followed by morning City Tour. An afternoon with your car and driver for shopping or additional sightseeing.
Day 10 – Rambagh Palace – Jaipur
Morning at leisure. Afternoon excursion to Amber Fort followed by a game of camel polo at Dera Amer elephant stables.
Day 11 – Oberoi Amarvillas – Agra
Drive to Agra and transfer to Oberoi Amarvillas. On arrival take the rest of the day at leisure to enjoy the magnificent view of Taj Mahal you’re your private balcony.
Day 12 – Oberoi Amarvillas – Agra
Early Morning explores Taj Mahal & Red fort. Rest of the day at Leisure.
Day 13 – Taj Mahal – Delhi
Drive to Delhi. On arrival take the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 14 – Taj Mahal – Delhi
Explore the Old and New Delhi Delhi sightseeing.
Day 15: Delhi to Home
In transit. Transfer to the airport for your flight home.