Chittorgarh the most visited tourist attraction of Rajasthan
Located in the southern part of Rajasthan, Chittorgarh is renowned worldwide for its audacious history.
By train – The railway station of Chittorgarh connects this destination to all major cities of Northern India.
By air – Chittorgarh has an airport by the name of Dabok Airport (also known as Maharana Pratap airport) in Udaipur.
By Road – Chittorgarh has good road connection with various other cities of India.
Chittorgarh has a desert like dry climate. The best season to visit the city is between the months of September and March.
• Time between October and March is ideal for visiting as pleasant climate prevails during these months.
• Months between June to September is the most suitable for short trips and travels.
• The months of April and May are extremely hot hence travelling during this time should be strictly avoided.
Tourists from around the world come to visit the famous Chittorgarh fort but apart it, there are also other interesting attractions which interest them. Few Interesting Places
Chittorgarh Fort – This fort brings the legacy of glorious past to the fore. It is also a major attraction for tourists and presents exemplary witness of architecture.
Kirti Stambh – This tower is 22 meter high and has seven stories. It is popularly known as the Tower of Fame and is structured in similar style to the Chittorgarh fort.
Maha Sati – During ancient times, this place was meant for cremation of Udaipur rulers. Tourists throng this place to revere in its glory.
Padmini’s Palace – This palace was built in the commemoration of Rani Padmini, who embodied beauty, grace and courage.
Palace of Rana Kumbha – This palace is located inside Chittorgarh fort and showcases splendid Rajputana architecture.
There are also some other religious attractions which appeals to a lot of tourists every year. To name a few are
• Jain Temple
• Meera Temple
• Kalika Mata Temple
• Shyam Temple
Some excellently market places include -
- Station Circle
- Rana Sanga Market
- Sadar Bazaar
- Fort Road Market
- New Cloth Market
- Gandhi Chowk