Not only Rajput men warriors it also speaks about the courage of the Rajput women. A warrior clan for whom self respect was of utmost priority they would organize juahar (throwing themselves into fire to save their honor). There are numerous stories like these which will leave the tourists awestruck.
The nearest airport to Chittorgarh is Udaipur. Regular flights from Delhi, Lucknow, Mumbai and Jaipur are available to arrive at this district. Chittorgarh is also well connected with the important cities of Rajasthan. one can travel from Mount Abu, Udaipur and Bundi to reach this place. Chittorgarh has railway lines makes the journey easier. Udaipur, Jaipur, Kota, Alwar, Ahmedabad and Delhi are connected through the railways.
As far as local transport is concerned cars on hire are obtainable for city tours and excursion tours from Chittorgarh. Tongas or horse carriages are also favorable modes of transport. Autos are common too.
There are several paces of interest in Chittorgarh. The major one is the Chittorgarh Fort. Within the fortified walls of the fort lie several important local attractions. Rana Kumbha Palace, Fateh Prakash Palace, Vijaya Stambha, Padmini Palace, Gomukh Kund, Meerabai Temple, Kalika Mata Temple and others are the places of interest in Chittorgarh.
The tourists need not worry at all about the accommodation facilities. Adequate numbers of hotels are to be found for accommodating the guests. During summer light cotton clothes are recommended.
(Last Updated on : 28-06-2014)
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