Ranked the best hotel in Asia and 5th in the world by the readers of Travel + Leisure, USA in 2011, this palatial Oberoi property in Udaipur is inspired by the architecture and the heritage of the kingdom of Mewar. The International Airport is 27 km from the hotel, while the Railway Station is eight km away. The city is known for its lakes, and guests enter the resort via Lake Pichola. Must visit is the City Palace, built in 1567, Jagdish Temple, Monsoon Palace, and the lakes. Guests can a choose to have a picnic lunch on a private gondola, while cruising Lake Pichola. The chefs at The Oberoi Udaivilas have been trained under the few chefs who serve the erstwhile royal families. From the minute you step in, you will be taken aback by the architecture, the service and the views from Oberoi Udaivilas.