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The Perfect Itinerary for a 3-Day Trip to Udaipur: Couples Edition

Royal palaces, pristine lakes, manicured gardens, and historic forts make Udaipur an ideal getaway for couples and honeymooners. If you are planning to surprise your spouse or significant other with a romantic getaway, there is no better destination than Udaipur!

Preparing a detailed itinerary to explore these attractions might not be an easy task. We have worked it out for you to enjoy a memorable holiday with your partner. Here is a comprehensive 3-day itinerary to explore the best sightseeing tours and things to do in Udaipur:

Traveling to Udaipur:

Udaipur is easily accessible by air, road, or train from all parts of India.

By Air: Take a direct flight to reach Udaipur from New Delhi airport within two hours. Once you land at the Maharana Pratap Airport, take a taxi to your hotel.

By Train: Book an express train to Udaipur City Railway Station from New Delhi Railway Station. The train journey takes about 11 hours 32 minutes to reach Udaipur city.

By Road: For a relaxing travel experience, book a Volvo bus ticket for your trip to Udaipur, which takes about 13 hours.

Day 1:

Morning walk by Lake Pichola

For a refreshing start, go for a morning walk or jog by the scenic trails around Lake Pichola. Take a moment to bask in the serenity while enjoying the sunrise across the horizon overlooking the Taj Lake Palace. The lake opens at 9 am for boat rides and cruises for tourists.

Lunch at Tribute by the Fatehsagar Lake

Soak in the serene views of Fatehsagar Lake and enjoying savouring delicious food at the Tribute restaurant. Book a table in advance to get a table by the al-fresco seating area that overlooks the picturesque Fatehsagar Lake. While you enjoy ordering from their elaborate multi-cuisine menu, simultaneously watch the migratory birds that flock near the lake with binoculars provided by the restaurant. Recommended dishes to try at this restaurant: Veg platter, Palak cheese balls, Pina Colada, Virgin Mojito

City Palace

After a delicious lunch with your beloved, spend the afternoon exploring the iconic City Palace in Udaipur. This royal complex once served as the residence of the Maharanas of Udaipur, which was built over 400 years. Be mesmerized at the regal charm of the architecture adorned in marble and granite influenced by the Medieval and European eras. Take your time to explore the different rooms and royal courtyards. Climb to the top floors to enjoy a bird’s eye view of the majestic Udaipur city. If you love art, check out the intricate marble work, mirror work, and wall paintings that adorn the walls of this palace. Climb to the top of the palace complex at an altitude of 598 m and bask in the breathtaking views of the pristine Lake Pichola. After an eventful day one, head back to your hotel to relax and get a good night of rest for the next day in Udaipur.

Day 2: 

Breakfast at Cafe Edelweiss

Start the day with a scrumptious breakfast at one of the oldest cafes in Udaipur. Wake up your senses to a cup of freshly ground coffee with freshly baked croissants, breakfast parfaits, and fresh orange juice.

Sajjangarh Palace

Pack your bags and enjoy a trek across the scenic hiking trails to the Sajjangarh Palace built by Maharana Sajjan Singh in 1884. You will be intrigued to know that this palace served as an astronomical centre, a hunting lodge, and a monsoon residence for the royals. Bask in a captivating bird’s eye view of Udaipur city from the top of the palace, perched at 944 m on Banasdara Hill. Take a stroll across the grand central courtyard with trickling fountains and royal quarters adorned with jharokhas. If you want to feel the billowy clouds on the top of the Sajjangarh Palace, plan a trip during the monsoon.

Saheliyon Ki Bari 

After returning from the Sajjangarh Palace, plan a visit to the Saheliyon ki Bari. The Garden of the Maidens was built in the 18th century by Maharana Sangram Singh. Take an evening stroll holding the hands of your beloved in the garden while enjoying the sounds of trickling fountains and birds serenading in the background. You will be intrigued to know how the King designed this manicured garden as a gift for his beloved queen and the maidens on their marriage. To get a glimpse of the royal life at the adjacent museum that showcases a collection of royal items. Enjoy the captivating views of the Fatehsagar Lake and capture some Instraworthy photographs with your beloved.

Dine under the starry skies at Upré by 1559 AD 

For the ultimate romantic dinner for two, book a table at the Upré by 1559 AD restaurant. For any special requests like roses, cakes, call the restaurant staff in advance. Enjoy a romantic candlelight dinner under the stars with your spouse while basking in the surrounding views of Lake Pichola. Ensure that you make a prior reservation in the alfresco area overlooking the lake. Bask in the cool breeze while enjoying the panoramic views of Lake Pichola for a memorable and romantic evening. You will love the ambiance of this restaurant that features imperial-style interiors.

Day 3:

Jag Mandir Palace

Take a scenic boat ride to reach the island in the middle of Lake Pichola for a memorable visit to Jag Mandir Palace. Take a walk across the manicured gardens featuring rose bushes and victorian style architecture. This palace is a popular venue for destination weddings in Udaipur. Along with beautiful interiors and royal architecture, bask in the breathtaking views of the lake. Enjoy some relaxing quality time with your spouse at the spa in Jag Mandir.

Lunch at Natraj Dining Hall & Restaurant

For an authentic Rajasthani thali experience, head to the Natraj Dining Hall & Restaurant for lunch. Savour delicious curries, sabzis, and lip-smacking dal baati churma at this restaurant. The lunch timings at this restaurant starts from 10:30 am to 3:45 pm.

Sunset Cruise at Lake Pichola

There’s no better way to wrap up your trip than enjoying a romantic boat cruise in the serene Lake Pichola in Udaipur. Bask in the captivating views of the lake, islands, Taj Lake Palace, etc. The picturesque four islands on this lake are Jag Mandir, Jag Niwas, Mohan Mandir, and Arsi Vilas. Capture some beautiful photographs of the sunset and each other during the sunset cruise on the pristine waters of Lake Pichola.

After spending whatever time sightseeing the local places in Udaipur, it is best to head back to the airport in time for your flight with a bag full of memories!

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