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Has kids play zone and amusement park  Video Review

Has kids play zone and amusement park

by Rizwanuddin Rafiq
3rd Nov 16
A major and popular tourists attraction  Video Review

A major and popular tourists attraction

by Rizwanuddin Rafiq
3rd Nov 16
Centre of attraction in this region  Video Review

Centre of attraction in this region

by Pooja Khanna
30th Dec 17
3 storied masterpiece stepwell just spectacular  Video Review

3 storied masterpiece stepwell just spectacular

by Rizwanuddin Rafiq
4th Nov 16
A divine temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman  Video Review

A divine temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman

by Rizwanuddin Rafiq
3rd Nov 16
Main sanctum is dedicated to Lord Krishna  Video Review

Main sanctum is dedicated to Lord Krishna

by Rizwanuddin Rafiq
3rd Nov 16
It exhibits the glorious past of Kota Rulers  Video Review

It exhibits the glorious past of Kota Rulers

by Rizwanuddin Rafiq
3rd Nov 16
Foundation was laid in 1264 by Prince Jait Singh  Video Review

Foundation was laid in 1264 by Prince Jait Singh

by Rizwanuddin Rafiq
3rd Nov 16
A beautiful lake to enjoy view and boating  Video Review

A beautiful lake to enjoy view and boating

by Rizwanuddin Rafiq
3rd Nov 16
Waterpark for perfect weekend  Video Review

Waterpark for perfect weekend

by Sagar Prakash
9th Dec 17

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Reviews (40)

Abhinav Kumar

Abhinav Kumar4.6/5

270 reviews

The Wonder of Rajasthan

Kota is one of the biggest district of Rajasthan and perfect for your weekend gateway if you stay in Jaipur, Delhi or Agra. The city is very neat and clean and good to commute by public transport and self transport. The nearest popular historical place is Bundi. Kota is famous of engineering preparation but it has developed some touristic places as well. The Kishore Sagar Lake, The Seven wonder Park, Hanging bridge and magnificent view of Cambial are sufficient to amaze you. This place is perfect for solo, group and family travelling. Best month for visit is from September to March.

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Anilsainisuman

Anilsainisuman5.0/5

1 review

Supper city for wnjoy and good food and education

Kota is a city on the Cambial River in Rajasthan, northern India. Inside the Kota Garh, or City Palace, the Maharao Madho Singh Museum exhibits miniature paintings and antique weapons. South, along the river, tranquil Cambial Garden has a pond with crocodiles. Northeast, 18th-century Jagmandir Palace sits in the middle of Kishore Sagar Lake. Seven Wonders Park includes mini replicas of the Eiffel Tower and Taj Mahala Weather: 39°C, Wind SW at 18, 17% Humidity.

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Kota Overview

History of Kota

Kota is an important city in the state of Rajasthan and is known for its many industries and power plants. It is referred to as the industrial capital of the state. Asia's largest fertiliser plant is in Kota. Its strategic location makes it an important trade centre between the neighbouring states of Delhi and Gujarat. The city is located on the banks of River Chambal making it a very fertile area ideal for cultivation of a variety of crops.

People and Culture of Kota

Being a city in Rajasthan, there are quite a few Rajput palaces and havelis in Kota, which highlight the Rajput style of architecture. The Jagmandir Palace, located in the centre of the Kishore Sagar Lake, is a beautiful artificial lake. The palace is a magnificent red sandstone monument and is a popular tourist site. The site can be reached via a boat ride across the lake. The Haveli of Devtaji is another popular tourist site and is home to some beautiful wall paintings.

Things To Do in Kota

There are quite a few places of worship in and around Kota, especially temples and gurudwaras. The Godavari Dham Temple is a famous Hanuman temple located on the banks of the Chambal River. Khare Ganesh Temple, Tirupati Balaji Temple and the Karneshwar Temple are other temples which are frequented by devotees. Azamgarh Sahib Gurudwara is a famous gurudwara in Kota. Kota has two of the best museums - the Maharao Madho Singh Museum and the Government Museum. The Maharao Madho Singh Museum has a rare and extensive collection of Rajput paintings belonging to the Kota School of Arts, rare items of armoury and a range of sculptures. The Government Museum houses a collection of rare coins, old manuscripts and instances of Hadoti sculpture. There are quite a few picnic spots in and around Kota which are ideal for day trips. The Chambal Garden on the banks of the Chambal River is one such spot. Kota is quite well known for its strong educational set-up and there are a number of engineering colleges and institutes here which has given it the tag of 'educational hub of Rajasthan'.The weather in Kota is extreme with very hot summers. Winter is pleasant with moderate daytime temperatures and cool evenings and nights. The best time to visit Kota is the winter months of December to February.

Photos of Kota

Chambal Gardens, Kota

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Aman Singh

Chambal Gardens, Kota
Seven wonders of the world, Kota

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Ashish Shukla

Seven wonders of the world, Kota
City Fort Palace, Kota

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Monirul islam khan

Seven wonder it's ossam.
Seven wonders of the world, Kota

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Abhinav Kumar

Seven wonders of the world, Kota

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