Is Udaipur Expensive?

Is Udaipur expensive to visit?

While Udaipur is a popular destination, it is also very affordable and not expensive to visit. The average daily cost is just $33. This is actually one of the main reasons why it's so popular with tourists. When compared to other cities in Asia, many travelers find it to be a reasonably affordable destination. It's in the top 25% of destinations in Asia for its affordability, and our cost analysis found it to be comparable to Varanasi and Jodhpur.



Udaipur, India

How expensive is Udaipur?

The average cost of traveling to Udaipur can vary widely based on many factors, but our calculations based on previous travlers show that the average daily cost is $33 (U.S. Dollars). Your travel style, accommodation preferences, dining choices, and trip duration can alter your individual budget, as you can find a wide array of accommodation, food, and entertainment options available for your visit. Sticking to mid-range hotels, affordable restaurants, and public transit when available can keep your costs close to this calculated average. See more travel costs for Udaipur here.

How expensive is a weekend trip (three days) to Udaipur?

Based on our calculations from previous travelers, a weekend trip to Udaipur will cost around $100 per person. This amount includes sightseeing activities, hotels, restaurants, local transportation, and other travel expenses. For two people, a weekend trip would cost $201.

How expensive is a one week (7-day) trip to Udaipur?

On average, a one week trip to Udaipur costs about $234 per person. This is based on the previous expenses of actual travelers, and includes accommodation, food, activities, local transportation, and more. For two people, a one week trip costs $469.

Is it expensive to backpack in Udaipur?

Udaipur is a popular backpacker destination with more than 30 hostels. Dorm beds in hostels cost, on average, $5 per night. (See hostel prices in Udaipur here.) You'll find quite a range in prices here, too. The most expensive beds are priced around $13 and the cheapest around $2 per night.

Here are a few sample prices from popular hostels in Udaipur.

  • $6 for a dorm bed at Moustache Udaipur
  • $5 for a dorm bed at Hostel Mantra
  • $7 for a dorm bed at goSTOPS Udaipur - Rooms & Dorms

Are hotels expensive in Udaipur?

Considering our analysis of hotel prices in Udaipur, it becomes apparent that they are fairly even and moderately priced in comparison to hotels in other cities. On average, you can expect to spend around $41 per night for a hotel room. The city is home to approximately 9 five-star hotels, presenting an average rate of $239 per night. For a balanced choice catering to both comfort and cost-effectiveness, three-star hotels provide an average rate of $36 per night, while two-star hotels offer an even more budget-friendly alternative at $63 per night.


Hotels by star rating in Udaipur
Rating Number of Hotels Average Hotel Price
5 stars 9 $239
4 stars 12 $78
3 stars 78 $36
2 stars 19 $63
1 star 7 $23
No rating 1 $36

Haridasji Ki Magri, Udaipur
Overall Rating 9.2
2A New Flora Complex, Nr New Pula Bridge,Opp Swastik Complex,Fatehpur, Udaipur
Overall Rating 9.0

How expensive are sightseeing activities in Udaipur?

Activities and things to do in Udaipur can vary in price depending on the type of activity, length, and location. Below are a number of popular activities to give you an idea of what to expect when visiting. Generally, previous travelers have spent $10 per day on sightseeing activities and things to do when visiting, which is less than the country's average of $10.

    • Experience Indian Food: Learn To Cook with Rekha with full meals: $11
    • Guided Udaipur Sightseeing Tour: $79
    • Udaipur City Full-Day Guided Sightseeing Tour: $70
    • Private Half-day Jaipur Shopping Tour: $15
    • Half day tour City Palace Museum, Shared Boat Jagmandir Island: $49
    • Heritage Tour : Private Boat, Havelis, City Walk & High Tea: $31
    • Chittorgarh sightseeing Tour by Car & tour guide - All Inclusive: $55
    • Panorama Bike Tour: $37

    Is food expensive in Udaipur?

    Food in Udaipur can vary in price depending on the restaurant and food options available. Generally, other travelers have spent $11 on food per person per day, which is more than the country's average of $10. To save money, eat at less expensive restaurants, try street food, or cook your own meals when possible.

    • Secret Cooking Session with the bheel Tribe: $44
    • Night Heritage walk - " Travel with Chinmay " - Roof Top Dinner : $75
    • Dinner at Jag Mandir Island with Boat Ride on Lake Pichola - Udaipur: $269
    • Durga Cooking Class: $17
    • mamta cooking class awarded by tripadvisor : $24
    • Udaipur: Jag Mandir Island Dinner with Boat Ride transfers: $111

    Is transportation expensive in Udaipur?

    The prices of local transportation in Udaipur can vary by the type of transit used. Other travelers have spent an average of $7 on local transportation per person per day, which is more than the country's average of $7. To save money, take public transit whenever possible, as it will almost always be cheaper than a taxi or private driver.

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