Kota lies in eastern bank of Chambal River and is the city that is famous for is medieval history as well as present day industrialization. The wealth of Kota lies in its historical importance such as the palaces, forts as well as temples. There are several places to visit in Kota, Rajasthan and are surely worth visiting.
In the middle of beautiful artificial Lake Kishore Sagar is the temple made by Prince Dher Deh of Bundi. The temple stands as a great Jag Mandir that is much visited by the locals and tourists alike.
More places to visit
Kota further provides amazing variety of activities for all. One can easily enjoy the excursions to temple town Baroli and Bundi, the Darrah Wildlife Sanctuary, Nahargarh Fort and other places. The wildlife sanctuary is popular for its amazing wildlife variety that includes leopards, spotted deer, wild boars, sambars, antelopes and panthers to name a few.
Palace of Bundi
The palace is abounded with the Rajput architecture and houses some amazing Bundi murals. There is even the pavilion of miniature murals in palace of Chirasala that is surely worth visiting.
Any trip to Kota is definitely not complete without you visit its gardens and lakes. Along with the forts and palaces, Kota is featured with various lakes as well. These lakes offer the tourists the chance to enjoy water sports activities like fishing, boating and others. Also, as it is the desert area, there are a number of plush gardens in the city. Some amazing gardens include Vidyadhar Garden, Bada Bagh as well as Chambal gardens.
Being the part of irrigation canal system on Chambal River, the amazing setting is just perfect for evening strolls and outings with your loved ones.
In other words, palaces are forts are some of the best Kota attractions. The City Fort Palace serves to be one of them that are situated on eastern end of River Chambal. The palace serves to be the true reflection as well as homage to bastion. Entrance of fort in the palace is called as the Hathi Pol or the elephant gate.
So, as you can see that there are a plenty of places to see and visit in Kota, just make your plan and visit this Rajasthan city for sure.