Discover the so-called "Venice of India" on this guided walking tour of the beautiful historic centre of Udaipur, the spectacular city located on the banks of Lake Pichola. What's more, it's FREE!
Meet your guide to begin your free walking tour of Udaipur at the Ghanta Ghar in the heart of the city. This clocktower was built as a souvenir to the Mewar royal family, some of whom still live in the City Palace to this day.
Passing through the ancient market, you'll reach another of Udaipur's important monuments also linked to the Mewar family: the majestic Bagore Ki Haveli. "Haveli" translates as a type of traditional Indian mansion; learn where the roots of the term come from as you admire the elaborate architecture of this beautiful building.
You'll continue your free tour of Udaipur wandering along the banks of Lake Pichola. Admire the enormous City Palace and the famous ghats, the stepped embankments leading down to the water. Your guide will explain what these steps are used for in Indian religion and culture.
Finally, you'll reach the Tripolia Gate, and your guided walking tour will come to an end in front of the spectacular Jagat Shiromani Temple. Admire the intricate figures engraved into its walls; through the scenes represented in this panels, you'll gain fascinating insight into Hindu beliefs and traditions.
- It is not possible to reserve this tour for groups larger than 6 people.
- Children must be accompanied by an adult. The maximum number of children per one adult is three.
- This tour does not enter inside any monument.
Free tours do not have a fixed price, rather each person offers the guide the amount they consider appropriate, depending on their level of satisfaction.
The tour is exclusively in English.
English speaking guide with expert knowledge of Udaipur history.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in Udaipur).
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).
Ghanta Ghar Clocktower.
If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.