Udaipur Tourism – Keshariya Balam Padharo Ni Mhare Des

The world simply needs more people, who have come alive and travelling is one of the most effective ways to ‘lean it’ to life. Udaipur is breathtaking destination and the panoramic view of Lake Pichola will calm your mind and soul. This astonishing city is known as City of Lakes. It is surrounded by five flamboyant Lakes and flourishing lush green hills of Aravali that makes this destination awe wonderful. It is the best place to spend long vacation, to celebrate happiness and parting. Lake Pichola; it is the fresh water Lake in Udaipur, Udai Sagar Lake; it is a kind of a reservoir and it is also a freshwater Lake, Fateh Sagar Lake, Rajsamand Lake and Jaisamand Lake are the majestic lakes of Udaipur.

Keshariya Balam Padharo Ni Mhare Des’ popular folk song of Rajasthan. Many people think that ‘Keshariya’ means the color saffron and ‘Balam’ means lover. There are many stories behind this song but the actual meaning of this song is related with the Rajput; upper caste group in Rajasthan who considered to be the real fighters. And they had sacrificed their lives to save the life of their kingdom. This song is very popular song and it is the theme song of Rajasthan.

How to reach Udaipur:

You can reach Udaipur by all 3 modes of transportation.

By Land

Udaipur is well connected to NH 8. It is 700 Kms of road journey and it will take 10 to 11 Hours drive from the capital city New Delhi.  And from Mumbai it is 750 Kms and it will also take 11 to 12 Hours of journey. You can also hire Chauffer cum driver to explore the Sightseeing of Udaipur.

Everything in Udaipur is close to each other and taking a car is a bad option because the area is very congested and car cannot go everywhere so it is better to explore the city by walking into the streets. For small distances you can take Auto Rickshaws it will cost you 50 INR.  And at last all you need is good bargaining skills.

By Air

Udaipur is also well connected to Airport.  Maharana Pratap Airport or Udaipur Airport or Dabok Airport. It is 22 Kms away from Udaipur in Dabok. It will take 1 Hr 30 min Approx of journey by Air from New Dew and Mumbai. You can get direct flights from here.

By Train

It is well connected with trains Udaipur City railway station is the railway station in Udaipur.

Udaipur Sightseeing

Udaipur looks marvelous in day and night and in afternoon and in evening. Every time you will find something esoteric in it. The picturesque environment of Udaipur enhances its charm and makes this destination speechless.  For the sightseeing of this heavenly city you can start from the City Palace, the construction of this fort was started in the year 1553 by Maharana Udai Singh of royal Rajput family 400 years ago. After then many rulers had gave their contribution in construction of this fort.  There are many Palaces inside this fort and it is located near Lake Pichola that makes this historical fort magnificent.  Then you can visit Saheliyon Ki Bari (Garden of maids of Honors), it was constructed by Rana Sangram Singh he gifted this courtyard to his queen near Fateh Sagar Lake. At the time of their marriage 48 maids were also come with his queen. He wanted his queen to enjoy some pleasurable moments.  So he decided to give built a courtyard it was a relaxing spot for his queen and her maids. The courtyard is very beautifully designed from inside with fountains, lotus pool and marble elephants. And you can visit Pratap Memorial, Bhartiya Lok kala Mandir, White marble Jagdish Temple and Vintage car museum. And in evening you can take boat ride in Lake Pichola. The city looks very striking amazing and calm in the evening.

The sunset from the monsoon Palace is really awesome and the luscious experience will stay in your heart for lifetime.


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