In 1559 A.D. Maharana Udai Singh Ji II established his new capital and thus founded this historical capital of Erstwhile Mewar State on the eastern banks of Pichola Lake. This beautiful city amidst lush green hills of Aravalis is gleaming in its abundance of lakes, Palaces, gardens, fountains, and white marble abodes.
Udaipur over the years has reached the heights of popularity not only in the tourist sector but has gone a long way in business sphere as well. The natural beauty of this city & its surroundings are unparallel to any city of India. Its chivalry, romance & history cannot be found in any part of the world. The sacrifices made by various personalities over the time are examples which no history on Earth can compare.
Udaipur has excellent marble palaces, beautiful lakes & gardens Even the old city has some excellent architecture in the form of "HAVELIS". Apart from natural beauty, this beautiful city has an excellent location to be situated between New Delhi & Mumbai National highway No.8. Thus it has developed as a business center too. Zinc is produced here & Govt. of India "Hindustan Zinc is based in this city. Udaipur also has a variety of marble, granite, soapstone, wooden articles, textiles, antiques, white metal furniture, silver jewellery, painting, semi precious stone, leather goods etc.