Tourist Places in Chittorgarh

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Phatta's Memorial (Ram Pol), Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Memorial
Phattas Memorial is situated in the Chittorgarh Fort. This is the seventh gate and the main entrance to the fort. Also known as Ram Pol, Lord Rama’s Gate, this is a beautiful gate showcasing typical Rajput architecte. This gate was built in the memory of Phatta, a young soldier, who died at... Read More »
Nagari, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Village
Nagari is a village situated at a distance of 18 km, north of Chittorgarh. In olden days, it was known as Madhyamika and was a flourishing town under the Mauryan and Gupta rulers. There is a stupa in Nagari, decorated with terracotta tiles, that has been discovered during excavations.... Read More »
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Chittorgarh Fort, Chittorgarh
Chittorgarh Fort, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Fort
In Chittorgarh, the Chittorgarh Fort is the imposing structure atop a hill of 300 m which has many palaces and monuments. This fort is situated 1 km from the new town and is spread over an area of around 692 acres. Inside the large fort, is a road that connects the different gates, viz.... Read More »
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Fateh Prakash Palace, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Palace
Fateh Prakash Palace was built by Maharana Fateh Singh and has been named after him. A big Ganesha idol, various frescos and a large fountain can be seen in this huge palace. The palace illustrates the maharaja’s inclination towards art and culture and is famous for the pillars and... Read More »
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Archaeological Museum, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Museum
The Archaeological Museum is one of the many museums in Rajasthan, especially in Chittorgarh. With a rich collection of items, the place is full of artifacts, paintings, frescos, sculptures, that were either built during the Rajput era or were made in later years for commemorating the kings and... Read More »
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Kumbha Shyam Temple, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Another ancient charming and striking temple constructed by Maharana Kumba within the fort of Chittorgarh is the Kumbha Shyam Temple whose presiding deity is the boar reincarnation of Lord Vishnu, the Varaha. Although, similar to the temple of Kalika Maa, it is not as much decorated as the other... Read More »
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Sitamata Wildlife Sanctuary, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Sanctuary
Sitamata Wildlife Sanctuary is spread over a wide region on the Malwa Plateau and Aravalli mountains. This sanctuary houses a number of animals and birds and is known for the forests of teak, bamboo, tendu, amla and salar. Three rivers of which Jakham and Karmoi are famous pass through... Read More »
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Rana Kumbha Palace, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Palace
Rana Kumbha Palace is situated in Chittorgarh. This palace is one of the biggest monuments in Rajasthan, a 15th century old mammoth monument enclosed within the interiors of Chittorgarh fort. It is in this palace the Rajput King Maharana Kumbha lived his royal life. The Rana Kumbha Palace is a... Read More »
Vijaya Stambh (Victory Tower), Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Historic Place
Vijay Stambh or Victory Tower is located in the Chittorgarh (Chittor Fort) of Rajasthan. Mewar king Rana Kumbh erected this monument between 1442 and 1449 to commemorate his victory over the Muslim rulers of Gujarat. This architectural wonder is visited by many daily along with the Fort and... Read More »
Bassi Wildlife Sanctuary, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Sanctuary
Spread over an area of about 50 sq km near the Bassi village, Bassi Wildlife Sanctuary is located on the western boundary of the Vindhyachal range. In the sanctuary, animals like panther, antelope, wild boar, etc and various species of native and migratory birds can be seen. This... Read More »
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Kalika Mata Temple, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Among the oldest temples in Chittorgarh, Kalika Mata Temple of 8th century is dedicated to the Goddess Kalika, considered the benefactor of Chittorgarh. She symbolizes power and courage and bestows happiness to her devotees. The belief is that initially it was a Sun temple built by King Bappa... Read More »
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Tulja Bhawani Temple, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Tulja Bhawani Temple is located west of the fort of Chittorgarh, and was built to worship Goddess Tulja or Turya Bhawani, who is considered sacred in the local custom. Next to the temple is the cannon foundry which was used by the erstwhile rulers and still some cannons can be seen. This... Read More »
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Menal, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
The town of Menal is located 90 km from Chittorgarh, along the Chittaur – Bundi Road. It is popularly known as mini Khajuraho, due to the natural landscape and many temples. There are various ancient temples, belonging to the Buddhist culture and excavations are revealing more and... Read More »
Padmini's Palace, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Palace
Padmini's Palace is situated within the Chittoragarh Fort. The Fort, which is perched on a 180 metre high hill, covers an area of 700 acres. The fort was originally constructed by Maurya rulers in the 7th century A.D. Padmini's Palace is now more or less a ruined structure. Even so, the remnants... Read More »
Meera Temple, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Temple
Meera Temple is located in Chittorgarh. It is the only temple dedicated to Meera Bai, a Rajput princess who gave up her royal life and devoted her life to Lord Krishna. Befittingly, the temple stands at the birth place of Meera Bai and is a one of the major tourist attractions of the place.... Read More »
Kirti Stambh (The Tower of Fame), Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Historic Place
Kirti Stambh, positioned inside the Chittorgarh Fort Complex, is a monument of historical and religious importance. Also known as the ‘Tower of Fame’, Kirti Stambh is a 12th century structure believed to be built by a wealthy Jain merchant, Jijaji Rathod. Dedicated to the first Jain... Read More »
Gaumukh Reservoir, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Dam
Gaumukh Kund or Gaumukh Reservoir is shaped like the mouth of a cow, hence the name gaumukh, meaning cow’s mouth. The water which accumulates in the reservoir flows through a crack in the rock. It is located on the western side of the Chittorgarh Fort and is one of the most visited places... Read More »
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Bhainsrodgarh Wildlife Sanctuary, Chittorgarh
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Places to Visit in Chittorgarh
  • Type: Sanctuary
Another place for nature lovers and a wonderful haven for the variety of flora and fauna is the Bhainsrodgarh Wildlife Sanctuary which was recognized in 1983 as a wildlife sanctuary. Its location is a breathtaking and picturesque one as it is located within an ancient fort in a small charming... Read More »
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Maha Sati, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Place of Worship
A revered place situated at Ahar for cremating the rulers of Udaipur is Maha Sati. Its highlight is Gangodbhawa Kund, a naturally formed reservoir. Legend has that a tributary or branch of River Ganges flows beneath the ground and comes out as the Ahar River, within which the Kund was formed. It... Read More »
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Sanwariaji Temple, Chittorgarh
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Sanwariaji Temple is located at a distance of 40 km from Chittorgarh, in the town of Mandaphia, along the Chittorgarh-Udaipur Highway. This temple has the dark skinned lord Krishna who is considered auspicious by many Hindu devotees and has become a famous pilgrimage place. Read More »
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