A Panoramic Road Trip from Ahmedabad to the Fort of Kumbhalgarh

The trip from Ahmedabad to Kumbhalgarh is about 315 km long by road. The place can be reached from Ahmedabad by a number of ways varying from road or railways. The best way to reach Kumbhalgarh is however by road which gives you the panoramic view of the countryside along the roads of MountAbu.

Kumbhalgarh is mainly popular for the Kumbhalgarh Fort, which was built in the 15th century and was the seat of the Rajwada royalty, from where the Sisodia dynasty has ruled over Mewar. Under the able rule of the mighty ruler Rana Kumbha, the region reached its epitome of glory and the ruins of the place depicts the grandeur which was once seen in the place.

Road Trip from Ahmedabad Kumbhalgarh:

Ahmedabad to Kumbhalgarh
Ahmedabad to Kumbhalgarh

The city of Ahmedabad has innumerable bus service providers as well as car rentals available which provide a host of packages to traverse the distance between the cities. On a fine day, the road trip by a sedan would hardly take you five hours to complete the journey. The whole journey is accompanied by the innumerable sights and scenes of the hilly terrain which can be enjoyed from inside the car.

For the photography enthusiasts, the place might offer a sight or two that might give you a memorable click. In between the trip, there are numerous towns which you will come across like Chhala, Himatnagar, Netramal, and Vadali. These stations would give you an insight into the Continue reading “A Panoramic Road Trip from Ahmedabad to the Fort of Kumbhalgarh”

Reaching Kumbhalgarh

How to Reach Kumbhalgarh:

Reaching Kumbhalgarh
Reaching Kumbhalgarh

Kumbhalgarh, which is situated in the southern part of Rajasthan, is a very interesting destination attracting a lot of tourists all over. A couple of the tourist destinations, which are worth seeing, are the wildlife Sanctuary, the Kumbhalgarh Fort and the Muchchla Mahavir.

Kumbhalgarh is easily accessible using various mediums of transportation. There are several ways using which you can easily reach Kumbhalgarh. If you want to travel by road then there are several buses that take you to Kumbhalgarh from Udaipur, which is very well linked to major cities in Rajasthan, Gujarat and other important neighboring states. Another option is Ranakpur, which is again merely 18Kms away from Kumbhalgarh. You also have a choice for selecting your buses from the regular ones, which are generally taken by the localities, or the deluxe buses, which are the air-conditioned ones. Many buses from Ajmer, Pushkar, Jodhpur and Udaipur pass through Kumbhalgarh.

If you wish to travel by train in order to reach your destination then several trains from Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Delhi, Jaipur, Jodhpur and Ajmer pass through Phalna (Falna), which is the nearest junction to reach Kumbhalgarh.

As far as traveling by air is concerned, the nearest airport to Kumbhalgarh is at Udaipur. The airport is known as the Dabok Airport and it is situated just about 85 Kms away. The airport is Continue reading “Reaching Kumbhalgarh”