As far as wildlife is concerned, the Indian peninsula is a continent in itself where the sheer diversity of the wildlife astounds you with more than 350 species of mammals and 1200 avifauna species in the country.
The people want to do only one thing in the cities during the summers – they want to get away from it. They want a cool getaway in India itself where they can have some respite from the scorching heat of the plains.
Lake Palace Hotel, Udaipur
This heritage hotel, Udaipur is one of the finest hotels in Udaipur. Famous all over the world, this hotel attracts visitors from all over, to get a taste of the kind of luxury that only this hotel can provide. Situated on an island in the middle of Lake Pichola, the sylvan surroundings of this hotel are best suited for a relaxing holiday.
Maharaja Jagat Singh II built this marvel in marble in the year 1746 and it is now run by the Taj Group of Hotels. The 4-acres of this hotel consist of fairytale gardens, intricately designed pavilions, and the main hotel structure that is a sight to behold
The 66 rooms and 17 suites of this heritage hotel, Udaipur are decorated with beautifully colored murals, ornately carved wooden furniture, interlaced with ultra modern amenities and facilities. All rooms offer panoramic views of the lake and if nothing else, this sight makes a stay at this Heritage hotel Rajasthan, truly worthwhile.
Shikarbadi Hotel, Udaipur
As the name suggests this former hunting lodge of the Royal family of Mewar is set in a picture postcard setting in the foothills of the Aravalli Mountains. It is a wonderful wildlife retreat, which offers you accommodation facilities in the middle of a wildlife sanctuary.
From this heritage hotel Udaipur you can catch sight of some of the indigenous wildlife like monkeys, migratory birds, spotted deer etc. One of the premier facilities of this hotel is an airstrip, a polo field, and a cricket field. The last two are some of the oldest sports fields in the country.
Other heritage hotels Udaipur include:
» Fateh Prakash Palace
» Shiv Niwas Palace Hotel
» Rajmahal Bhindar
» Rang Niwas Palace
» Fort Dhariyawad
» Devigarh Resort