Holiday Trip in Chittorgarh

Memorable Trip with Chittorgarh Holiday Packages

Gracefully sited on the banks of River Berach and Gambhiri, Chittorgarh is a beautiful city in the east of Udaipur. Also called as Chittaur, this city was the capital of Mewar under the Rajputs from the period of 7th to 16th century. Every nook and corner of this majestic land symbolizes the Rajputana spirit, pride, courage and eternal romance. In fact, there are many monuments where you can actually see and feel the evidences of heroism and sacrifice showed by erstwhile rulers of the place. Besides all, the impressive and imposing Chittorgarh Fort is a great piece of architectural creativity, which stands still to epitomize the magnificence of that era. Checkout the Chittorgarh holiday packages offered by and get ready to enjoy the best of this charming city.
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Best Sightseeing Places in Chittorgarh

Before planning your Chittorgarh vacation, be familiar with what you must visit during the trip.

Chittorgarh Fort:
Perched above a 180 metre hill, Chittorgarh Fort is a massive architecture that sprawling over an area of 2.8 square kilometer. The fort beholds a stunning architecture with a number of monuments inside. This fort is believed to be built in the 7th century AD by the Mauryans.
Kalika Mata Temple:
Initially constructed in the 8th century for Sun God, this temple was converted a temple for mother Goddess Kali (in 14th century). This famous and ancient temple attracts a large number of devotees during festive days of Navratri.
Vijay Stambh:
Embellished with wonderful sculpture work and carvings on the exterior walls, this monument was constructed by 'Maharana Kumbha' to symbolize his victory over the Muslim rulers of Malwa and Gujarat in the year 1440. Vijay Stambh literally means the tower of victory that soars up to 122 feet.
Kirti Stambh:
Devoted to the first Tirthankara of Jainism, Rishabha, Kirti Stambh is a seven storied pillar with superbly crafted idols of 'Shri Adinathji' in Digambar style on its four corners.

Rana Kumbha Palace:
Beholding rich heritage and regal architecture, Rana Kumbha Palace is a significant monument in the history of the city of Chittorgarh. The palace is located near the Vijay Stambh and also the birthplace of 'Maharana Udai Singh'. It has been said that Rani Padmini committed jauhar with other ladies in this palace.

Best Time for Holidaying in Chittorgarh

The climate of Chittorgarh is very dry and parched with hot and dry summers and cool winters. Therefore, similar to other cities, the best time to explore the charm of this city is from 'September to March'. So, make your Chittorgarh trip plan accordingly and enjoy its historical beauty.

Must Buy Things from Chittorgarh

Apart from the glorious history of bravery and sacrifice, Chittorgarh is also known for offering an exciting shopping experience to its travelers. In the markets of Chittorgarh, will find a wide range of exclusive items, Fabrics, Metal Ware, colorful leather juttis (embroidered camel leather shoes), Thewa jewelry (gold designs embedded in glass), wooden painted toys (from Bassi village) and Akola fabrics (painted with vegetable dyes) etc. The best markets to obtain the authentic stuff in Chittorgarh are Sadar Bazaar, New Cloth Market, Rana Sanga Market, Fort Road Market, Station Circle market, Gandhi Chowk and the annual fair – Jauhar Mela. So, don't forget to buy any or all of the items from your next Chittorgarh tour.

Explore Options to Reach Chittorgarh

Before booking your Chittorgarh holiday packages, you must be aware of the ways to reach this beautiful city. To know more, read on:
By Air
Maharana Pratap Airport or Udaipur Airport (90 KM away from the Chittorgarh city) is the nearest airbase to the city of Chittorgarh.
By Train
The Chittorgarh railway station connects the city to Ahmedabad, Ajmer, Jaipur, Kota, Delhi, Udaipur and many other major cities of India.
By Road
Chittorgarh is located on the Golden Quadrilateral National Highway (NH-8) and Ease West Corridor. One can hire private buses, taxis or take inter-state transport buses to reach to this city. Choose any of the modes of Chittorgarh travel and explore this beautiful city.
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