Enjoy a Birds-Eye-View of Udaipur on the Mansapurna Karni Ropeway
the holidays fast approaching, it is the perfect season to take some time off from the busy urban life.
Why not escape with your family to the regal city of Udaipur? Create unforgettable memories at
Mansapurna Karni Ropeway, one of the best places to visit in Udaipur.
City of Lakes
rejuvenate your senses. The city is also home to many architectural marvels that hypnotise the
visitor. With these things taken together, it is little wonder the city is often referred to as ‘Venice of
Mansapurna Karni Ropeway
especially if you have kids with you. Situated 3 km from Udaipur City railway station, the famous
cable car ride is easily accessible. The first ropeway in Rajasthan, it links Karni Mata Temple on
Machhala Hill to Deendayal Upadhyay Park through a fixed 387-metre mono cable.
The ropeway has two lines with three cabins, each accommodating six people. Experiencing this at
one of the most popular Udaipur tourist places with your family will be a memory you won’t ever
Overview of the trip
minutes. It offers spellbinding views of Pichola and Fateh Sagar lakes; with the Aravallis serving as a
fascinating backdrop. Famous Udaipur tourist places such as the City Palace and the Monsoon
Palace (formerly known as Sajjangarh Fort) can be spotted too.
The City Palace towers over Pichola Lake, offering a wonderful view of the lake and the urban
expanse beyond. The palace also features a museum with several historic and attractive artefacts.
The Monsoon Palace is located on the fringe of the city. From the ropeway cabin, you can view
these sights and many more as you get a bird’s-eye view of the city. An even better view awaits you
atop Machhala Hill.
What to do next
Mata. At the hilltop, there is a viewpoint from where you can enjoy a panoramic view of the city – a
perfect spot to catch the sunset. As twilight falls, all the palaces in the city are beautifully lit, so an
evening visit is recommended. If you’re feeling hungry you can get affordable meals here, with a
choice of cuisines.
A ride on the Mansapurna Karni Ropeway is the best way to begin your trip to Udaipur. You get a
gorgeous view of the city and its various attractions, for an entry fee of just Rs 72 for adults and Rs
36 for kids (for foreigners the rates are Rs 300 and Rs 150 respectively). The rides begin at 9 am
and end at 9 pm.
Where to stay
the delicious Rajasthani cuisine at the in-house restaurant, you can enjoy your stay in comfortable
and spacious rooms equipped with all modern amenities. These are just a few of the several
facilities you can look forward to at the resort.