Chittorgarh is a district in the state of Rajasthan. The administrative headquarters of the district is the ancient city of Chittorgarh. The district is separated by Neemuch District of Madhya Pradesh. Chittorgarh district is divided into 6 administrative sub-divisions, 13 Tehsils, 4 Sub Tehsils, 14 Panchayat Samiti and 8 Nagarpalika (Municipality).Chittorgarh is also known as Chittor, Chittaur or Chittaurgarh. This district lives through the evergreen folktales as it is a site of many battles.
Chittorgarh is known for its massive fort which is 3 miles long and 495 feet high and also for Vijaystambha and Kirtistambha (Tower of Victory). Mirabai, 16th century poet and Rani Padmini belongs to Chittorgarh. Rajasthani, Hindi and English are the languages which are spoken in Chittorgarh.
Chittorgarh is located in South-Eastern Rajasthan with its Eastern borders being manned by Kota, Mandsaur and Banswara to its South-West, Rajsamand and Udaipur on its West and Bhilwara and Bundi to its North.
Chittorgarh district has extremely hot climate during summers with maximum temperature reaches to 44 C. It has cool weather during winters with minimum temperature to 11 C.
Nearest airport to Chittorgarh is Dabok Airport, Udaipur which is located at a distance of 90 km away at Udaipur. Chittorgarh Railway Station is well connected to major cities like Jaipur, Ajmer, Udaipur and New Delhi. Chittorgarh is well connected to major cities of the Rajasthan such as Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Bikaner, Udaipur, and the neighbouring states.