Udaipur Palaces & Lake


These photos were taken in 1980-81. Udaipur grew much bigger and busier over the years, but the scenes as depicted have changed very little.

Chhatri (Cupola) at sunset on Lake Pichola, Udaipur (with my wife Sandra).
Udaipur City Palace at Sunset.
Udaipur City Palace, as seen from the Lake Palace Hotel.
Udaipur City Palace, and the Lake Palace Hotel (on right).

Gary Worthington

Gary Worthington's books include the epic historical novels India Treasures , also published in South Asia by Penguin India as The Mangarh Chronicles ; and India Fortunes. His articles have appeared in Traveler's India magazine and elsewhere.
Of India Treasures/The Mangarh Chronicles, a review in The Statesman of New Delhi said, "Worthington has wonderfully captured the mystique and adventure-soaked atmosphere of Rajasthan, with its golden forts and the awe-inspiring desert. A delight to read."