Just before the Sariska National park, make a stop at the breathtaking Siliserh Lake, which lies at the backdrop of the Aravali hills in Rajasthan. The water of this artificial lake was channeled by Maharaja Vinay Singh in the 19th century for the prosperity of the nearby Alwar city.
The beautiful Siliserh Lake spreads over a vast area, and it has a Lake palace situated in the middle as its main attraction. Like the lake, this outstanding palace was also built by the Maharaja, this time for his beloved wife Shila. Used as a hunting lodge in the earlier times, the Lake palace has now been converted into a heritage hotel. From the terrace of this heritage hotel, one can admire the beauty of the lake for hours. Besides, boating in the Siliserh lake is also an effective option to explore the captivating lake.
How to reach:
As the Silserh lake lies in proximity of the city of Alwar, one has to reach Alwar first. For this, you can travel to the nearest airport, which is in Jaipur.
Alwar is well connected to the major parts of India through rail network. The railway station is established in the heart of the city.
The beautiful Silserh lake can be best reached via road. It is only 110 kms from the city of Jaipur and around 165 kms from Delhi.