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Taj Lake Palace

Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur, India

Our rating: Opulent

One of the most photographed hotels in the world, the Lake Palace has a unique location on a tiny island on Lake Pichola. The views of the City Palace which lies directly opposite are magnificent and uninterrupted. The interiors are still very atmospheric and have been carefully restored. Facilities include a bar, two restaurants, a health center, a wonderfully designed swimming pool, shops and a mangrove pool.

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    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you’re staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident’s eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area’s inhabitants.

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