Chittorgarh or Chittaurgarh lies along the River Berach, which is a tributary of the River Banas. Chittorgarh was the former capital of the Sisodia Dynasty of Mewar, it is a one of the popular tourist places to visit in Rajasthan.
Chittorgarh is famous for its history of brave Rajput men and women. Chittorgarh was under siege thrice and each time the Rajput warriors fought will all their might. Jauhar was committed thrice by the Rajput women and children in Chittorgarh. Chittorgarh has several places of interest such as the Chittorgarh Fort, the Kalika Mata Temple, the Vijay Stambh, the Kirti Stambh, Rana Kumbha’s Palace, Rani Padmini’s Palace, Kumbhaswamin Temple and Fateh Prakash Palace.