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Taj Lake Palace
- The most beautiful views of Udaipur and the city palace
- Guests can enjoy outstanding service with a 24 hour butler on hand
- Enjoy an evening cocktail while watching the sun set over Lake Pichola.
Facilities includeSwimming Pool Room Service Lake Restaurant Lake Bar Air conditioning
- Jiva Spa
- Heritage Walk
- Sunset cruise
- Cooking Class
- Jagdish Temple
- Cultural Visits
- City Palace Tour
Seasons in India
About Taj Lake Palace
Set in an 18th Century palace encompassing Lake Pichola island, this luxury marble hotel floats on the water and enjoys breathtaking views.
Guests are welcomed and treated like royalty throughout their stay with a 24 hour butler service.
The suites are lavishly decorated with marble, art, glasswork and ceiling frescoes. Most of the rooms have balconies or terraces where guests can enjoy a drink while watching the sun set over the panoramic views of the Lake.
Also on offer is a full-service spa, fitness centre and heated pool, and numerous activities including sunset cruises and yoga to name a few. The Taj Lake Palace truly is one of the most magical places to stay in India.
The Taj Lake Palace spreads across a four-acre island on Pichola Lake, and it is very close to the heart of the city, Udaipur
How to get there
Udaipur is the nearest airport and is served by internal flights from Delhi and Mumbai. 9-hour direct flight to Delhi Indira Gandhi International, followed by a 1-hour domestic flight to Udaipur. The palace is a 40-minutes drive from the airport, followed by a 5-minute boat ride from the shores of Lake Pichola.
When to go
Rajasthan has some major climactic fluctuations. During December, January and February, it can be very cold in the mornings and evenings and warm clothes are necessary at these times. During the daytime it is lovely and warm and sunny. March and April are getting fairly hot and it begins to get humid in June and temperatures can rise to an intense and uncomfortable heat. The monsoon breaks in July and lasts until September. October and November are still warm but not cold or wet. The best time to visit is from October to April. It is generally a dry heat with very little humidity, except during the months of September and early October.
NOTE: It is very cold in the early mornings when going
gameviewing during the months of late November to
February and warm jackets and woolens/thermals are
essential at this time.
As a UK citizen you must have a visa to enter India. Apply for a 30 day e-visa using the following link https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/index.html
All visitors to India should make sure they have medical insurance for their trip, and a Yellow Fever Certificate is necessary. Please ask for up to date health advice in your home country, and it is advisable to know your blood type.
Travelling with children
Children are welcome at the Taj Lake Palace. However, there are no child specific facilities.
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