Jaisamand is a small man-made island in Rajasthan. It is based at a distance of 56 km from Udaipur. The charm of this place lies in Jaisamand Lake which was constructed by Maharana Jai Singh of Mewar. Legend has it that the king built this lake to make Rubi Rani ka Mahal more alluring. Apart from the Jaisamand Lake, Jaisamand sanctuary is worth a visit. It is about 447 km away from the capital city, Jaipur.
Places to Stay
Jaisamand has a few luxury resorts. However, there are plenty of budget hotels in Udaipur like Udai Niwas Hotel (Tariff-Rs.600), Saheli Palace Hotel (Tariff-Rs.900) and Rang Niwas Palace Hotel (Tariff-Rs.900).
The official language of Jaisamand is Hindi.
Teej (August), Dussehra (October) and Diwali (November) are some of the major festivals of this region.
Places of Interest
There are several enchanting places in Jaisamand. Some of them are Jaisamand Lake, Jaisamand Sanctuary and Lord Shiva Temple. Udaipur also boasts of several major attractions like Fateh Sagar, Gulab Bagh, City Palace and Dudh Tali.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Maharana Pratap Airport, located at a distance of 77 km.
Udaipur Railway Station located at a distance of 113 km is near the area.
Several states buses and private buses ply to and fro Udaipur. Shreenath Traveller, Shrinath Travels, Rishabh Travels, Surana VishwaKarma Travels are top operators catering to Udaipur, which connects Jaisamand with other cities. Get discount on bus booking through various travel websites like Ticketgoose.com and visit your desired holiday destination.