Are you a car lover..? Do you appreciate the vintage beauty?
Well if you are then this is a heaven for you and if in case you are not then you will become a fan too after seeing The Vintage and Classic Car Collection of Udaipur. Located very close to Gulab Bagh and to the residence of the Royal Family, this car collection has 22 vintage cars which will take your breath away.
The car collection includes several rolls Royce and Mercedes models it even has
Rolls Royce Phantom which was used in the James Bond movie Octopussy,
a pair of Cadillacs(1938/39)
A Ford a (1930)
A M.G. Tc (1946)
a Morris Minor 100 (traveller)
Vauxhall 12 (deluxe) (1947).
The Cadillac (convertible sedan) was used to escort the queen to the airport. This museum has also been shown in the Bollywood movie Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. The facility also has a garden hotel and restaurant owned and operated by the royal family. The restaurant offers the authentic taste of Rajasthan.
Mewar royalty was the first to have cars in Udaipur and their garage had a personal Shell petrol pump. This royal garage was converted into a museum and was opened for public on 15th February 2000 and was named as The Vintage and Classic Car Collection. So that the tourist and visitors can appreciate the royal collection of cars.
The Rajasthani thali offered at the garden restaurant is amazing and you must try it.