RAJSAMAND TOURISM GUIDE:
Map: Rajsamand Tourism, Rajasthan, India
Location: 66-km From Udaipur, Rajasthan
Tourist Attractions: Rajsamand Lake
Best Time To Visit: October To March
The Spectacular Lake:
Close to Kankroli is the dam built by Maharana Raj Singh in 1660 AD. Many embellishing arches and magnificent ‘chhatris’ adorn the embankment. Sixty-five kms from Udaipur, it is arguably the most beautiful lake in Rajasthan. There are beautiful ‘torans’, gardens and carved ‘chhatris’ around the lake. The sunset at the lake is absolutely splendid.
RAJSAMAND PRIME ATTRACTIONS:
Rajsamand Lake: It is the royal lake, offering a spectacular view of the sunset, with artistic “torans” and “chhatris” adorning its embankment.
The Rest House: The rest house has a beautifully laid out garden interspersed with exquisite sculptures excavated from the ruins nearby.
Temples in Rajsamand:
Kankroli: An important Vaishnava temple popularly called “Dwarkadhish” is located here. It is the most important temple of the Vallabhacharya sect, built to resemble the famous Nathdwara shrine.
Forts in Rajsamand:
Kumbhalgarh Fort: Known for its historical relevance, the fort was built by Rana Kumbha between 1445 AD and 1458 AD. more…
HOW TO REACH RAJSAMAND:
Air: The nearest airport is at Udaipur.
Road: There are hourly RSTC buses plying from Udaipur
PLACES TO STAY IN RAJSAMAND:
The rest house of the irrigation department offers ideal accommodation.
NEARBY CITIES OF RAJSAMAND:
Ranakpur: 126-km (approx)
Kumbhalgarh: 150-km (approx)
RAJSAMAND GENERAL INFORMATION:
Climate Mean Max Mean Min
Summer 38.5°C 28.6°C
Winter 28.3°C 11.6°C
Summer Light Tropical
Winter Light Woollen