Kumbhalgarh Fort is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Built in the 15th century, the fort is the birthplace of Maharana Pratap, the great king and warrior of Mewar kingdom. Kumbhalgarh Fort is built on a hilltop in the Arravalli Hills. The wall perimeter extends over 36 km (23 mi) and there are over 360 temples within the fort. There is a wildlife sanctuary nearby where squirrels, wolves, panthers and birds can be spotted during the spring months.
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When to visit: best time to visit is November to March.
HOW TO REACH
Nearest railway station: Rani train station is about 69 km (43 mi) away. Rani is linked by the railways with major cities in India, including Delhi, Mumbai, Jodhpur, etc.
Nearest airport: Maharana Pratap Airport or Dabok Airport (IATA: UDR, ICAO: VAUD) in Udaipur is about 97 km (60 mi) away.
Buses: The Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation buses and private buses ply regularly from Nathdwara to Delhi, Jaipur, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, etc.
By road: The distance from Nathdwara to Kumbhalgarh Fort is about 51 km (32 mi) via NH 162 Ext. It takes around 1-2 hours.
The distance from Rani to Kumbhalgarh Fort is about 69 km (43 mi) via RJ SH 32 and MDR105. It takes around 2 hours.
The distance from Udaipur to Kumbhalgarh Fort is about 84 km (52 mi) via Maharana Pratap Marg. It takes around 2 hours.
The distance from Jodhpur to Kumbhalgarh Fort is about 174 km (108 mi) via NH 162 Ext and NH62. It takes around 3-4 hours.
the distance from Delhi to Kumbhalgarh Fort is 613 km (380 mi) via NH58 and NH 48. It takes around 11 hours.
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