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Udaipur Solar Observatory

On Fateh Sagar Lake, Udaipur, India
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
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23 Jul 2017
“Nice observatory”
26 May 2017
“Good to know the old astronomical advancements”
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On Fateh Sagar Lake, Udaipur, India
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Nice observatory in middle of the lake fateh sagar Lake, good spot to take snaps and enjoy view of the lake

Thank hiral m
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Nice observatory right in middle of lake fateh prakash , very weird location for an observatory to be situated in middle of lake !

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

You can only see this building from a distance as it is situated on an island in Fateh Sagar lake and is not open to tourists. Of course, the idea of the city having its own solar observatory is an interesting one. I was hoping...More

Thank Dr_Powderpill
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

This solar observatory needs to be maintained even better. However, the observatory has lot of repository of the old astronomical methods.

1  Thank Sachin G
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Solar Observatory at Fateh Sagar Lake, Udaipur can be identified distinctly while travelling my the lake side. I am told that tourists are not allowed inside. Hence have seen the structure from a distance. Its a different building and cannot be missed while looking to...More

Thank BhaskarShakhi
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

Located on an island near Fateh Sagar Lake,this solar observatory is a very high security area .Public or tourists are not allowed they require a special permission to visit this place.High resolution equipment for solar chromosphere, magnetic field , velocity and spectral observation are there...More

1  Thank Singh56
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

did not visit the Observatory from the inside but it is hard to miss while visiting Fateh Sagar Lake

Thank Kanwarjit G
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Though it is not open for public, you can view it from a distance. I had a view of this Observatory from Nehru Garden and Maharana Pratap Memorial (Maharana Pratap Samarak). The building of this Observatory looks beautiful from there.

Thank Niya1315
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

The observatory is not open for public. It can be seen from the Fateh Sagar lake. I need to find a friend with some contacts there :)

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Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

It's situated in the middle of lake Fatehsagar and fortunately my friend have some job there and he told me to join. There are two telescopes.. we gone there in morning so unable to see but view from there of lake and other places was...More

Thank araz5
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This place is not open for public..So you can't go there..But if you know any person working there then they can allow you.
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This place is not open for public..So you can't go there..But if you know any person working there then they can allow you.
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