When at Rajasthan, take a stop at Chittorgarh that soars form the plans and is ringed by 150m-plus cliffs. It rests on the banks of river Gambhiri and Berach. A special place for Rajputs, it personifies their romanticism, valour and tragedy. This place was under attack thrice from invaders and each time the Rajputs fought bravely.
With places to visit in Chittorgarh, discover the splendours of this rugged beauty. Amble through the Chittorgarh Fort, the largest of its kind in India. This grand structure was once the seat of power of the rulers of Mewar. A delight of the region is The Tower of Victory or Vijay Stambh which lies in the fortress. It was constructed with red sandstone and white marble and the walls are carved with images of Hindu gods and goddesses. Other notable places include the Kalika Mata Temple, the Vijay Stambh, the Kirti Stambh, Rana Kumbha’s Palace, Rani Padmini’s Palace, Kumbhaswamin Temple and Fateh Prakash Palace.