Lake Pichola is an artificial lake located in the Udaipur city center of the state of Rajasthan. Lake Pichola is one of the largest and oldest lakes in Udaipur city. Lake Pichola or Pichola lake attracts millions of tourists visiting here due to its peace and beauty.
Surrounded by lofty hills, heritage buildings, and bathing ghats, this place is a haven for peace and nature lovers. If going for a walk, then the trip to this lake is incomplete without a boat ride here.
Boating here during the evening can prove to be very special because at this time it seems as if the whole place is immersed in golden color.
Lake Pichola Udaipur Rajasthan India
A breathtaking view here will take you to a different world and make you romantic. Apart from your family, you can also travel with your friends to this beautiful place.
Lake Pichola Udaipur Rajasthan
History of Lake Pichola Udaipur Rajasthan
Pichola Lake was built in 1362 AD by Picchu Banjara during the reign of Maharana Lakha, which is 3 miles in length, width 2 miles, and depth 30 feet. Later, being fascinated by the attraction of this lake, Maharana Udai Singh enlarged this lake and also built a dam on its banks.
The word Pichola means ‘backyard’ and the lake was named after a nearby village ‘Picholi’. Maharana Udai Singh was fascinated by the beauty of this lake, so he built the city of Udaipur on the banks of Lake Pichola.
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