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Must-see Forts of Rajasthan Rajasthan, the largest state of India, is home to many magnificent forts & palaces which are very popular among tourists. Tourists from all over the world visit this state to see some of the most beautiful Indian monuments. Have a look at some of the must-see monumental attractions of Rajasthan tourism. Amber Fort: Amber Fort is a beautiful monument located in the state capital of Jaipur. It is positioned at a hill in the outskirts of the city. It is famous for its exquisite exteriors and interiors. You can ascend the fort by exiting elephant safari ride which will provide you royal experience. Mehrangarh Fort: Mehrangarh is the most prominent tourist attraction in Jodhpur, the second largest city of the state. This mammoth construction is enclosed by commanding thick walls. There are many beautiful palaces and art galleries inside the fort complex. Moti Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, Phool Mahal, Takhat Niwas, Daulat Khana, Turban Gallery, Folk Music Instruments Gallery, Chamunda Mataji Temple, Armoury, etc are popular attractions inside the fort complex. The rampart of this fort offers commanding view of blues houses of the city. Junagarh Fort: Junagarh Fort is the most popular tourist attraction in Bikaner. There are many beautiful palaces and temples inside the complex which are made of red sandstone and marble. Har Mandir Temple, Karan Mahal, Phool Mahal, Anup Mahal, Chandra Mahal, Ganga Mahal, Badal Mahal, Havelis, etc are attractions inside the fort complex. Golden Fort: Golden Fort, also called Sonar Kila, is one of the largest forts in the world. Located in Jaisalmer, it is also considered to be one of the seven wonders of India. Royal Palace, Jain Temples, Laxminath Temple, and 4 massive gateways are major attractions inside the fort complex. Kumbhalgarh Fort: Kumbhalgarh is a mammoth Mewar fortress in Rajsamand district of Rajasthan. It was constructed during the course of 15 th century by Rana Kumbha on an unassailable hill. This magnificent fort was enlarged through the 19th century. Kumbhalgarh is also a birthplace of Maharana Pratap, the great warrior and king of Mewar kingdom. There are seven fortified gateways at the fort. There are over 300 ancient Jain temples and 60 Hindu temples in the fort. Museum is another attraction inside the fortress. The 36 km of continuous wall of the Kumbhalgarh is the second longest continuous wall after the Great Wall of China. Chittorgarh Fort: Chittorgarh Fort is one of the most visited forts in Rajasthan. Constructed during the course of 7 th century it is the largest fort in India and the grandest fort in Rajasthan. It is constructed in granite stones and known for historical significance. There is a series of historical palaces, mammoth gateways, ancient temples and two commemoration towers inside the fort complex which attract the tourists. All the aforementioned forts are very popular on Rajasthan Tours in India. They are considered to be among top attractions of Rajasthan tourism. You will get to know royal past and glorious past of the state after exploring these magnificent fortresses.


Must-see Forts of Rajasthan