A tour to Chittorgarh Rajasthan will rendezvous you with the glorious fortified town where the royal past resides within the walls of massive forts, palaces and chhatris. The place is widely known for its imposing fort and glorious stories of valor and bravery
As you travel to Chittorgarh, explore itís old-worldly charm. One of the oldest forts of India, Chittorgarh Fort reverberates with the tales of bravery, romance and sacrifice. Chittor was constructed in the 7th century by the Maurya dynasty. This historically significant monument is situated on top of a 180 meters high hill.
According to the legend the construction of this massive fort was initiated by Bhim, one of the five Pandavs. This symbol of chivalry and sacrifice houses ruins of several monuments. While taking a tour of the Chittorgarh Fort, see the tower of victory, namely Vijay Stambh. This tower was constructed by Maharana Kumbha in 1440 A.D. Also see the 12th century Kirti Stambh, the Tower of Fame.
Have a brush with the rich history of the region as you travel to Chittorgarh. Have a look at the Rana Kumbha Palace. Also see the Indo-Aryan architecture at Kumbha Shyam Temple. One of the most notable sights within the walls of the fort is Padmini Palace. The charm and feel of yesteryear still lingers on. Other places to visit or see during your tour to Chittorgarh are Meerabai Temple, Kalika Mata Temple, Ratan Singh Palace and Gaumukh Palace.