Forts in Udaipur

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Forts in Udaipur

The majestic city of Udaipur holds much of its elegance and sophistication to the grand forts that were built during the bygone era. There are a quite a few forts that still hold a lot of historical, architectural and even cultural significance that people from all over the world travel to this city to take a glance at the supreme quality of work that underwent while constructing these forts. They are an architectural marvel for a few and the others - they visit these places to do more than glance through the pages of history but to reimagine it inside the walls in which it took place. Visit these forts for a reimagination of a prosperous period of history in India.

Here is the list of 3 Forts in Udaipur

1. Kumbhalgarh Fort, Kumbhalgarh

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Kumbhalgarh Fort is one of the five hill forts of Rajasthan that were declared the UNESCO world heritage site in 2013. It is situated in Rajsamand district of Rajasthan and lies 82 kilometres northwest of the city of Udaipur. Constructed on the foothills of Aravalli ranges, it is surrounded by thirteen hill peaks of the ranges and is perched at an elevation of 1,914 m.

2. Chittorgarh Fort, Chittorgarh

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Built by local Maurya rulers (often confused with imperial Maurya Rulers) in 7th century A.D, the Chittorgarh Fort in Rajasthan is one of the largest forts in India. The Chittorgarh Fort, plainly known as Chittor is spread majestically over a hill of 590 feet in height and is spread across 692 acres of land is a fine example of the popular Rajput architecture.

3. Bujera Fort, Udaipur

The beautifully built Bujera Fort is a luxury hotel that provides you with the experience of being home away from home. It is located on the Aravalli Hills across Lake Pichola providing you with a perfect view of architectural marvels in Udaipur. It also offers unobtrusive staff services with a majestic design of rooms and the entire hotel, that one can never forget this experience.

These forts make a significant part of the history of Udaipur such that not visiting them would limit not only your knowledge but also your experience of the city. Drop a visit to these forts to make the most out of these preserved cultural artefacts before we lose them to history.

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