At the entrance to the park, which is less than 1km walk from the most of the hotels, you can hire guides, binoculars and bikes after purchasing your ticket.
Look for the sub-branch on MI Rd then walk down the lane beside it to find DHL Express. For parcels, the first kilo is expensive, but each 500g thereafter is cheap. All packaging is included in the price. Credit car…
In Udaipur, the animal hospital Animal Aid Society accepts trained veterinary staff and other animal-loving volunteers to help rescue and treat injured stray animals and street dogs at its veterinary clinic in Chota…
A cost-effective and efficient institution, though the back-and-forth can infuriate. Parcel-packing-wallahs in the foyer must first pack, stitch and wax seal your parcel for a fee (₹50 to ₹100 per small package) bef…
Seats in gypsies and canters can be reserved on the website, though a single gypsy (with a premium price) and five canters are also kept for direct booking at the Forest Office. Located 500m from the train station.
Not situated in the most convenient position, 1.5km east of the Jagdish Temple (though only about 500m from the bus stand), this place dishes out a limited amount of brochures and information.
As well as all forms of ticketing and vehicle hire, Guchi's has fast broadband internet and a wealth of knowledge on what to do and where to go, including how to do an excursion to Osian.
State-run, but part of Soni Hospitals group (www.sonihospitals.com). Before 3pm, outpatients go to the CT & MRI Centre; after 3pm, go to the adjacent Emergency Department.
This charitable hospital prescribes natural plant-based remedies. There are medicines for all sorts of ailments, from upset tummies to arthritis, and many of them are free.
Tiny post office that sends parcels (including packaging them up), and there are virtually no queues. Beside the City Palace’s Badi Pol ticket office.