Celebrated to greet the onset of spring, Mewar Festival is one of Udaipur’s signature festivals which keep the tourists rolling in. This festival coincides with Gangaur and therefore this time is perfect for viewing the religious and cultural predicaments of this romantic city.
Against a glorious historical backdrop, vivid dancers, performers, musicians and the like serenade crowds, rekindling the spirit of erstwhile Mewar. To celebrate the union of Gauri and Lord Shiva, the women of this city take to the streets with addictive enthusiasm. Vibrantly clad ladies throng to Pichola Lake, one of Udaipur’s grandest landmarks and take a processional boat ride on its magnetic waters, with firecrackers bursting overhead, finishing the festivities with a bang.