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JAIPURRAJASTHANSHOPPINGFAIR & FESTIVALUSEFUL INFODIL COOL WORLD
Climate
Access
Forts & Monuments
City Palace
Fateh Prakash Palace
Jag Mandir
Crystal Gallery
Durbar Hall
Lake Palace
Jagdish Mandir
Bagore-Ki-Haveli Dharohar
Maharana Pratap Memorial 
Museums
City Museum
Shilpgram
Ahar
Vintage & Classic Car Collection
Lakes
Lake Pichola
Fateh Sagar Lake
Parks
Sahelion Ki Bari
Maharana Pratap Memorial 
Temples
Jag Mandir
Jagdish Mandir
Eklinji
Nathdwara
Near Udaipur
Kumbhalgarh Fort
Chittorgarh
Haldighati
Ranakpur
Sajjangarh
Ghanerao
Lakes Near Udaipur
Jaisamand
Rajsamand Lake
Wild Life
Kumbhalgarh Sanctuary
Fair & Festival
Shilpgram Fair
Mewar Festival

 

Udaipur
Chittorgarh

Tower of Fame: Kirti Stambh

Dedicated to Adinathji the 1stJain Teerthankar adorned by the naked figures of the Digambars [Adherents of the Digambar sect who does not believe in covering the natural body] A narrow stairway goes through seven stories of the tower to the top. The 22 metres high tower was build by a wealthy jain merchant in the 12th century A.D.



Rana Kumbha PalaceRana Kumbha Palace

The ruined edifice of great historical and architectural interest, being the most massive monument in the fort of Chittaur. The palace is believed to have underground cellars where Rani Padmini and other women committed Jauhar.

 

Kumbha Shyam Temple: Built during the region of Rana Kumbha in the Indo-Aryan style, the temple is associated with the mystic poetess Meerabai- an ardent Krishna deovtee. She was the wife of Prince Bhojraj.  

Gaumukh Reservoir

 

Gaumukh Reservoir
 A deep tank filled by a spring coming from a 'cow mouth', situated at the edge of the cliff. It is considered to be sacred where you can feed the fishes.
 


Ratan Singh Palace: The winter palace for the kings, it over looks a small lake and although run down, is an interesting places to explore.

PADMINI PALACEPADMINI PALACE:

It is built beside the lotus pool with a historical pavilion that changed the history of Chittor. Ala-ud-din saw the reflection of Queen Padmini from here and so mesmerized was he, that the quest of possessing her led to a furious battle which saw the last of Maharana Ratan Singh (husband of Maharani Padmini) and the epitome of beauty-Cleopatra of Rajasthan, became an eternal legend in the history of chittor and also of the Mewar state. The feel still lingers on.
A thing of beauty is a joy for ever- and now they don't say this for nothing.  

Gardens and Parks: Pratrap Park, Meera Park and Nehru Park are beautiful laid out parks in lush surroundings. Beautiful Khwaja rose garden at Saw is just 23 km from Chittaur.

Meerabai Temple
Meerabai Temple:

The temple where Meerabai worshipped Lord Krishna is built in north Indian style on a raised plinth with a conical roof and beautiful inner sanctum. An open colonnade around the sanctum has four small pavillions in each corner.

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