Guide to Local Transportation in Udaipur
Being a tourist destination, what travellers want for exploration is an easy transportation. With that concern, Udaipur has more than sufficient means of transport so moving around the city is not a problem at all. While exploring Udaipur, you will not find black and yellow taxis (often seen in metropolitan cities) but here you can hire a taxi/cab that is available in variety, ranging from luxurious cabs to average ones. Based on your budget and preference you can hire a vehicle which is comfortable and luxurious. You can also hire services of Taxis/ Cabs for a day or days, for sightseeing purposes and excursions too.
The city explorer usually relies on Tongas, and Auto-rickshaws to move around the city. Tonga, being the cheapest mode of travel within the city limits is used by people to a great extent. If you are not interested in taking the Tonga ride, you can opt for auto-rickshaws, which are easily available throughout the city. If you are planning to hire, then do not forget to bargain with the auto-rickshaw driver and set the price beforehand. Unmetered taxis are also available in the city, but you have to bargain really hard with their drivers.
Three-wheeler is one among the preferred option to travel around the city that charge nominal fare to reach predefined destinations. Autos run on a sharing basis and move from one point to another to transport more and more passengers across the city. Udaipur has good bus service and city buses are the most common means of transport used by locals which charge a small amount. Usually, they do not have any fixed schedule but run on a regular basis.
The best part is to explore the city is hiring a bicycle. As a small city and not being crowded with vehicles, touring will make it memorable and worth hiring. You can hire bicycles available all over the city.
To sum up, you can easily explore the Udaipur city with convenient transportation assuring you have a relaxing trip.