Chittorgarh


The ancient city of Chittorgarh in Rajasthan symbolizes the valiant bravery and chivalry of the Rajput clan that still lives on through its historic monuments and the lovely songs sung by the birds. A fascinating city, the history of Chittorgarh is fraught with bloody wars. It was sacked thrice; beginning from Alauddin Khilji who main motive was Queen Padmini of Chittorgarh while Bahadur Shah (1535 AD) and Akbar (1568) attacked Chittorgarh for its strategic importance.

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Though now deserted, Chittorgarh has many forts and palaces that are witness to the Rajput bravery and supreme sacrifice and now form the tourist attractions of Chittorgarh such as the Chittorgarh Fort, Vijay Stambh, Kirti Stambh among others.

Shopping in Chittorgarh is another pleasurable experience where you can choose from a range of exquisitely colored fabrics and wooden toys to ethnic Thewa jewelry along with Colorful leather jootis and Akola printed fabrics.

Visit the valiant city of Chittorgarh that is just another synonym for courage. Chittorgarh is easily accessible by good networks of roads that connect Chittorgarh to some of the major cities in India.Bus and taxi services are easily available in Chittorgarh. There are also direct trains leading to Chittorgarh and the nearest airport is the Dabok Airport at Udaipur.



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