Chittaurgarh Fort

The Chittorgarh Fort in the state of Rajasthan rises elegantly from the banks of the Berach River welcoming tourists. There is probably no other fort in Rajasthan with history as interesting as the Chittaurgarh or Chittorgarh fort. The fort today mesmerizes visitors with its engaging stories of bravery and sacrifice together with the architectural attractions. Within the fort, a number of other stories unfold themselves when you begin exploring those structures such as the Vijay Stambh, the Rani Padmini Palace, Jaimal and Patta Palaces, Kumbha's Palace, the Meerabai Temple and the Kalika Mata Temple are awe-inspiring.

Chittorgarh Fort is among the impressive forts and one of the popular monuments in Rajasthan which is situated on a 180-meter high hill in the Chittor District. This fort is known for its majestic construction and is an architectural wonder that captivates visitor's attention. It was initially built in between 5th and 8th century by the Mori Rajput ruler, Chitrangad. Later the Sisodia Rajput ruler Ajai Pal Chauhan revamped this in order to make it more grandiose and lavish. This fort spread over an area of 280 hectares can be accessed by many gates, out of which the prominent ones are Padam Pol, Hanuman Pol, Ram Pol, and Bhairon Pol.

# The opening hours for the magnificent Chittorgarh Fort are from 9.45 am to 6.30 pm. You can now check timings for all monuments on Yatra.com. You can also visit other tourist places in Chittaurgarh like Meera temple, Rana Kumbha Palace, Phatta’s Memorial, Samadhisvara temple among others.

# The address of Chittorgarh Fort is Chittor Road, Chittorgarh, Rajasthan. You can choose from the many hotels near Chittaurgarh like Hotel Pratap Palace, Hotel Vinayak, Hotel Padmini, Hotel Royal Inn and more. The location of Chittorgarh Fort is atop a hill above the Berach river in Rajasthan.

# Chittorgarh Fort ticket price for Indians is Rs 15 per person. Foreign tourists are charged Rs 200 while the entry fee for SAARC and BIMSTEC tourists is Rs 30 each. You might want to know about things to do in Chittaurgarh Fort which are visiting the many attractions of the place like Tower of Victory, Tower of Fame, Fateh Prakash Palace. You can also visit Mahasati - an area where women used to commit jauhar or self-immolation. Do sample the local Rajasthani cuisine at one of the local restaurants.

# Buy tickets for Chittorgarh Fort from Yatra.com. You can now book tickets online for various historical monuments, museums and sites in India making your travel smoother and hassle-free. The travel website has monuments of historical significance listed along with the visiting fee.


Did You Know?

* Chittorgarh Fort has seven gates to its entrance which means you will have to pass these gates to reach the main entrance of the fort known as Sun Gate or Surya Pol.

* The fort complex which is apparently the largest in the country spreading across 3 km looks like a fish from a bird's eye view.

About Chittaurgarh Fort

The Chittorgarh Fort in the state of Rajasthan rises elegantly from the banks of the Berach River welcoming tourists. There is probably no other fort in Rajasthan with history as interesting as the Chittaurgarh or Chittorgarh fort. The fort today mesmerizes visitors with its engaging stories of bravery and sacrifice together with the architectural attractions. Within the fort, a number of other stories unfold themselves when you begin exploring those structures such as the Vijay Stambh, the Rani Padmini Palace, Jaimal and Patta Palaces, Kumbha's Palace, the Meerabai Temple and the Kalika Mata Temple are awe-inspiring.

Chittorgarh Fort is among the impressive forts and one of the popular monuments in Rajasthan which is situated on a 180-meter high hill in the Chittor District. This fort is known for its majestic construction and is an architectural wonder that captivates visitor's attention. It was initially built in between 5th and 8th century by the Mori Rajput ruler, Chitrangad. Later the Sisodia Rajput ruler Ajai Pal Chauhan revamped this in order to make it more grandiose and lavish. This fort spread over an area of 280 hectares can be accessed by many gates, out of which the prominent ones are Padam Pol, Hanuman Pol, Ram Pol, and Bhairon Pol.

# The opening hours for the magnificent Chittorgarh Fort are from 9.45 am to 6.30 pm. You can now check timings for all monuments on Yatra.com. You can also visit other tourist places in Chittaurgarh like Meera temple, Rana Kumbha Palace, Phatta’s Memorial, Samadhisvara temple among others.

# The address of Chittorgarh Fort is Chittor Road, Chittorgarh, Rajasthan. You can choose from the many hotels near Chittaurgarh like Hotel Pratap Palace, Hotel Vinayak, Hotel Padmini, Hotel Royal Inn and more. The location of Chittorgarh Fort is atop a hill above the Berach river in Rajasthan.

# Chittorgarh Fort ticket price for Indians is Rs 15 per person. Foreign tourists are charged Rs 200 while the entry fee for SAARC and BIMSTEC tourists is Rs 30 each. You might want to know about things to do in Chittaurgarh Fort which are visiting the many attractions of the place like Tower of Victory, Tower of Fame, Fateh Prakash Palace. You can also visit Mahasati - an area where women used to commit jauhar or self-immolation. Do sample the local Rajasthani cuisine at one of the local restaurants.

# Buy tickets for Chittorgarh Fort from Yatra.com. You can now book tickets online for various historical monuments, museums and sites in India making your travel smoother and hassle-free. The travel website has monuments of historical significance listed along with the visiting fee.


Did You Know?

* Chittorgarh Fort has seven gates to its entrance which means you will have to pass these gates to reach the main entrance of the fort known as Sun Gate or Surya Pol.

* The fort complex which is apparently the largest in the country spreading across 3 km looks like a fish from a bird's eye view.

Monument Information

Address

Chittorgarh, Rajasthan 312001

How To Reach

  • Nearest Airport :Udaipur Airport
  • Nearest Railway Station :Chittorgarh Junction Railway Station
  • Nearest Bus Station : Chittorgarh RSRTC Bus Station

Opening Hours

  • Opening Time : 06:00:00 am
  • Closing Time :06:00:00 pm

Weather

Facilities available At the Monument

Contact Details

  • Dr. V.S. Badiger
  • Phone: +91-291-2722091
  • E-mail: circlejdh.asi@gmail.com

Ticket Information

Terms & Conditions

  • The e-ticket is not transferable.
  • Entry Fee is not refundable.
  • E-ticket cancellations are not permitted.
  • The Monument is open for visitors between sunrise and sunset.
  • Visitor shall be required to show photo identity proof in original at the entry to the monument.
  • Edibles are not allowed inside the monument.
  • Inflammable/dangerous/explosive articles are not allowed.
INDIAN Visitor:
Total ₹ 40
₹ 40 - by ASI as Entry fee & ₹ 0 - by ADI as Toll tax
FOREIGNER Visitor:
Total ₹ 600
₹ 600 - by ASI as Entry fee & ₹ 0 - by ADI as Toll tax
SAARC Visitor:
Total ₹ 40
₹ 40 - by ASI as Entry fee & ₹ 0 - by ADI as Toll tax
BIMSTEC Visitor:
Total ₹ 40
₹ 40 - by ASI as Entry fee & ₹ 0 - by ADI as Toll tax