Pink City - Jaipur
An epitome of exquisiteness, Jaipur is one of most attractive and magnetic cities of India. It is believed that the revolutionary idea of 'Pink City' was coined by Maharaja Ram Singh of Jaipur in 1876. He painted the whole city pink in colour to welcome the Prince of Wales and Queen Victoria to Jaipur. The tradition, however, has been sincerely followed by the residents
Keoladeo Bird Sanctuary - Bharatpur
Keoladeo Bird Sanctuary is a major tourist centre with scores of ornithologists arriving here in the hibernal season. The man-made and man-managed wetland was declared a protected sanctuary in 1971. Stretched over 29 kms, the reserve is a mosaic of dry grasslands, woodlands, woodland swamps, and wetlands.
These diverse habitats are home to more than 230 bird species, 379 floral species, 50 species of fish, 13 species of snakes, 5 species of lizards, 7 amphibian species,7 turtle species, and a variety of other invertebrates.
Taj Mahal and Fatehpur Sikri
Hold on to your heart for it might beat faster while you stare at the marvel of an epic in stone. While the colour of the Taj is generally considered as white , it wears different colours as the day progresses. The Taj seems pinkish in the morning, milky white in the evening, golden when the moon shines. Well, probably, the axiom - 'Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder', doesn't apply as the epitome of love is beauty personified.
The Taj is symbol of love and is charming from everyone's perspective.
One of the preserved collections of Indian Mughal architecture in India, Fatehpur Sikri came into being four centuries ago during the reign of Emperor Akbar. It is believed to be the first planned city in Indo-Islamic style
Ranthambore National Park
After being declared one of the Project Tiger reserves in 1973, Ranthambore became a national park in 1980. In 1984, the adjacent forests were declared the Sawai Man Singh Sanctuary and Keladevi Sanctuary, and in 1991 the tiger reserve was enlarged to include the Sawai Man Singh and Keladevi sanctuaries.
Former hunting grounds of the Maharajas of Jaipur, today the Ranthambore National Park is a major wildlife tourist attraction spot, captivating many wildlife photographers and animal-lovers to this terrain.
Alwar and Siliserh Lake
Alwar and Siliserh Lake are the two major attractions for the tourists visiting Rajasthan. When you are Umaid Heritage Resort, you are just 96 kms away from the Alwar and Siliserh Lake. But, nevertheless, we plan you a trip there and make your stay at Umaid Heritage Resort memorable.
Shri Mahavirji Jain Temple
Shri Mahavir Ji is a famous Jain pilgrimage site. Earlier known as Chandanpur, this small village became famous as a Jain religious site after an ancient idol of Mahaveer was excavated from its soil several hundred years ago. It was then renamed as Shri Mahaveer Ji This idol was excavated over 200 years ago from the same spot, after which the temple was constructed. Thousands of worshipers flock from across India to catch a glimpse of this famous statue.
The total travel time is about 1 hours & 3 minutes per way and the distance from the hotel is about 70 km via Sikandra.