Here you will get a list of some best locations for pre-wedding shoot in Udaipur.
With the new era of lavish weddings, a trend of Pre-Wedding shoots stepped on our doors. Filming some memorable moment prior marriage, to be sung later that shall ignite the love crackers in the marriage years. As Udaipur is considered as an extremely romantic destination, several venues blend perfectly in the pre-wedding shoots.
We’ve prepared two lists, one includes hotels and other includes public locations for pre-wedding shoots.
- 1 Best Locations for Pre-Wedding Shoot in Udaipur
- 1.1 Hotels
- 1.2 Public Places
Best Locations for Pre-Wedding Shoot in Udaipur
Taj Lake Palace
Taj Lake Palace is the most expensive hotel of Udaipur, situated amidst the waters of Lake Pichola this heritage hotel delivers a royal princely experience. It was built in 1746 by Maharana Jagat Singh II for his pleasure-time; he named it ‘Jag Niwas’. You can catch a glimpse of Taj Lake Palace in the movie ‘Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani’ and ‘Octopussy’.
Lalit Laxmi Vilas
Another scenic hotel that was built in 1911 by Maharana Fateh Singh, with wide area to have a pre-wedding shoot, also with the royal touch you can shoot in the cart and other antiques available in the premises, also with appropriate frame placement you can capture Fateh Sagar Lake and Aravalli Hills in the background.
As the name suggests, this hotel acts as a crown on a hill. There are several locations like the wide lush lawn or the monarchial roof or the authentic indoor halls, corridors and rooms with splendid art work.
Ramada Resort and Spa is stretched over 6.6 acres of land with central courtyard equipped with a swimming pool that can be an appropriate location for a pre-wedding shoot in Udaipur. Also with a luxurious setting and ethnic stone-work the infrastructure is worth capturing!
Upre 1559 AD
A roof top restaurant overlooking the old city with, with frame adjustments you can capture City Palace, Ghats and Lake Pichola’s charm in the background.
Tip: Get a candle-light dinner shot with an exquisite lake-view.
Shourya Garh Resort and Spa
A new entry in the royal heritage resorts in Udaipur serving princely hospitality. With a revolving restaurant, maleficent lounge, and historic interior you can spot Hindu historic characters on the walls of this resort.
Tip: A golf-cart ride shot across the huge area of the resort is must!
Jagmandir Island Palace
Alike Taj Lake Palace, this is also an island palace in Lake Pichola, it was built in the 17th century and has now again been restored and converted into a hotel to make them feel like a King.
Tip: Imagine getting dressed up like the royal Maharaja and Maharani and posing in an island palace.
Another Resort that is built like a regal palace of Mewar! An Indian reality show called ‘Rakhi Ka Swayamwar’ was shot in Fateh Garh Udaipur. The Resort also owns a collection of vintage cars and jeep and you can also get a ride in those vintage vehicles for a pre-wedding shoot, zip-line facility is also offered by the resort that can be an innovative shot for the shoot.
The Oberoi Udaivilas
This resort stands on a 200 year old hunting ground where the Maharajas used to spend their leisure time. The Oberoi Udaivilas has a structure of inter-connected corridors and domes that signifies the layout of Udaipur city as it has 7 inter-connected lakes. Also a 20 acres wild-life sanctuary is also available that includes wild boars and deer.
Situated on the outskirts of Udaipur, Ananta is spread across 75acres of land it offers luxurious locations but apart from other palace resorts this resort’s interior ain’t inspired from the historic Maharaja design, the infrastructure of Ananta is showcases modern designed hotel and other amenities.
The Leela Palace
Another Modern Palace located on the banks of Lake Pichola; one has to take a boat-ride to reach The Leela Palace. Also this palace offers a special couple’s package called ‘Romance at Leela’ that offers a couple’s spa treatment, destination dining, an exclusive bathing set-up, wine and chocolates to increase the love quotient and an exotic boat cruise.
Chunda Palace has been given a look of a traditional haveli with hand painted walls, embroidered interiors and ceilings with royal art-work. It took around 16 years to build Chunda Palace.
Well the locations mentioned above will definitely affect one’s pocket, hence if you want a low-budget pre-wedding shoot in Udaipur with free yet extravagant places check out the next list that covers all the public places worth a pre-wedding shoot.
There are various locations in and around Fateh Sagar Lake that are suitable for a pre-wedding shoot in Udaipur.
- Fateh Sagar Road and Paal (Walkway): The Main Fateh Sagar road is an astounding location where you can capture various romantic shots like running towards each other or having cold coffee together or simply walking hand in hand. Tip: As this area mostly remains crowded, have the shoot early morning with the sunrise shot.
- Nehru Garden: An island garden amidst the water of Fateh Sagar Lake, you can capture boat ride moments and aerial shots depicting romance on an island.
- Rani Road: If you want a less crowded walkway you can prefer Rani Road, also there are various art statues installed there that can be captured in the lens.
A paradise away from the hustle-bustle of the city, this place can act as an extremely romantic location. You must need to know the right locations like the main Walkway constructed on the banks of Badi Lake, or some locations that take you close to the Lake. Try capturing the sunset/sunrise kiss near the lake.
Peepliya Ji is another location away from the main city of Udaipur; one has to drive from Ubeshwar Ji through a beautiful valley to reach this point. One can also capture the aerial view of the valley. And on reaching the main point of Peepliya Ji, the tremendous height shots can be captured.
Tip: Wear a Saree and romance between the mountains just like one of Karan Johar’s movie.
The princely feel can also be provided by the royal City Palace that will not cost you much. You can romance under the royal roofs with various locations present in the premises of City Palace. There’s a nominal charge for entry and camera usage that one has to pay.
Why pay so many bucks for huge lush gardens provided by the resorts, if one can shoot in an extravagant garden with an extremely low entry fee. You can shoot in the vast garden area, near the fountains, also in the children’s park area.
Tip: Try capturing the cliché shot of swinging and giggling together.
Chandani is a small village located on the NH-10 (Udaipur-Ahemdabad Highway), the village is the untouched beauty, a stream of water flows through the village that provides various locations that can serve as the nature’s effect in the pre-wedding shoots.
Tip: Splash water at each other and capture those happy moments.
Another location near Udaipur city, this location offers the scenic beauty of Lake surrounded by the Aravalli range of mountains. Jaisamand Lake is an artificial lake but the construction of the walkway and surroundings along with the lake is worth capturing. There are marble elephants installed at the Ghats that can be used as a tool in the pre-wedding shoot.
Ahar Cenotaphs is an archaeological museum but there are numerous cenotaphs in the campus that can fit as a location in the shoot. The cenotaphs will provide a historic view hence you can get dressed traditionally and do a shoot depicting the old-age romance.
Saas Bahu Temple
Another historical place, this temple can be used to portray old-age romance. The embroidered walls and structures can be covered in the shoot making it an exquisite affair. One can also shoot love-brimming in the temple with the same religious beliefs.
Tip: Wear simple ethnic Indian wear and depict your love story as you take the blessings of God. Don’t forget to capture the scene of one person looking at the other one praying.
There are several locations near Doodh Talai Lake suitable for a pre-wedding shoot in Udaipur listed below:
- Pichola Pal (Walkway): Another Lake-view location, from here you can capture Taj Lake Palace in the background or the sunset/sunrise from the Pichola Lake in the frame.
- Musical Garden: The Light and Sound show in the Musical Garden near Doodh Talai Lake is worth capturing in the pre-wedding shoots as the colors of the fountain shall brighten the colors of your relationship.
- Rope-way: A pre-wedding shoot inside the rope way that takes you to the Karni Mata temple is an extremely innovative idea. Romancing in the air in a rope-way! **Drooling**
Give a sober touch by romancing on the authentic Ghats of Udaipur.
- Ambrai Ghat: A charmistic location that is perfect for a shoot as one can romance on the bank Lake Pichola, try the splashing water scene here as well or walking on the ghat together with the wild wind gushing through hair.
- Gangaur Ghat: You can also spot Gangaur Ghat in the movies ‘Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani’ and ‘Ram-Leela’ , this location is worth all the attention. Also you can shoot with the local pigeons that are fed on the ghat by locals and are spotted often.
Below is an example of a pre wedding shoot film made in udaipur.
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