Kumbhalgarh

Kumbhalgarh at a glance:

Coordinates: 25.1528° N, 73.5870° E

State: Rajasthan

Kumbhalgarh is a Mewar fortress on the westerly range of Aravalli Hills, in the Rajsamand district near Udaipur of Rajasthan state. It is a World Heritage Site included in Hill Forts of Rajasthan.

How to reach Kumbhalgarh:

By Air: The nearest Domestic Airport from Kumbhalgarh is Udaipur Airport, a roughly two-hour drive from Kumbhalgarh.

By Rail: Falna Railway Station is the nearest Railway station situated at a distance of 84 km from Kumbhalgarh and is well connected to many major cities.

By Road: Kumbhalgarh is well-connected through roadways.

Places to visit in Kumbhalgarh:

Kumbhalgarh Fort:

This stupendous structure has a 36 km long wall protecting the settlement from various battles. This wall is the second-longest continuous wall in the world, after the Great Wall of China.

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Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary :

This huge sanctuary is sprawled all around the massive fortress. Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary covers an area of 578 square km including parts of Rajsamand, Udaipur and Pali districts.

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Mahadev Temple:

This temple is right below the Kumbhalgarh Fort. It had four huge slabs with inscriptions on them, but these have been transferred to the Udaipur museum.

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What to Eat in Kumbhalgarh:

Kumbhalgarh may not have a speciality in local cuisine but will offer you a lot to choose from. You can flatter your appetite with a range of options from Continental, South Indian, Rajasthani to North Indian and Punjabi.

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