September 05, 2022
CM Content Team
Kumbhalgarh is a quaint hamlet on the western side of the Aravalli ranges. Its close proximity to Udaipur draws many tourists from all over the world. People come here to revel in the natural beauty of the place, and see the magnificent Kumbhalgarh fort, one of the largest forts in India.
The awe-inspiring fort’s outer walls stretch about 36kms, making it the world’s second largest wall. The beauty of this wonderful fort and its intricate architecture is one-of-a-kind and it rightfully has been named among the UNESCO World Heritage sites.
The tiny yet majestic town is one of the best places to visit in Rajasthan. It offers many unique adventures that will keep you enthralled throughout your stay. The town has been featured in many Bollywood films, which is a testimony to its unmatchable beauty.
Being a popular tourist place, there are many accommodation options in Kumbhalgarh. From homestays to hotels, and hostels, you can surely find a place to suit your budget. But, if you are visiting Kumbhalgarh with your family and kids, and are looking for a place that offers traditional Rajasthani hospitality and modern amenities, you need not look beyond Club Mahindra Kumbhalgarh resort, one of the best resorts in Kumbhalgarh.
Located in the majestic fort city, amidst natural beauty, the Kumbhalgarh resort hosted by Club Mahindra is one of the premier holiday destinations in India. It is a place where you can enjoy a blissful vacation with your family and be treated like the royals.
Here, at this beautiful resort, you can wake up to the most pristine view of the sun, which sets the tone for the rest of the day. And, throughout the day, whether you are venturing out or want to stay in, there are plenty of amazing and unique experiences that are curated just for you.
Apart from the spacious rooms, and the modern amenities, what makes your stay at this resort a royal is the warm hospitality you get from the staff. As you enter the resort, you get a grand welcome as you are greeted in the traditional Rajasthani style. Throughout your stay, the staff ensure that they leave no stone unturned to cater to your needs.
Kumbhalgarh has many beautiful attractions nearby that are a must-visit for all. Let us look at the best places to visit in Kumbhalgarh. The Club Mahindra Kumbhalgarh would be the perfect base to venture out and explore these places. At the end of the day, you can come back and retreat peacefully.
Distance from Kumbhalgarh – 48 kms
If you like history, you must definitely visit Haldighati, one of the most historical sites in Rajasthan. It is an alluring pass in the Aravalli mountain range, and the location where the renowned battle between the Mughals and the Mewar King Maharana Pratap took place in 1576. The place gets its name because of its yellow-coloured sand, which appears like it is smeared with turmeric (known as Haldi in Hindi).
Distance from Kumbhalgarh – 34 kms
Tucked away quietly in the Aravalli ranges, Ranakpur is one of the best places to visit near Kumbhalgarh. It is a serene village and an important place for the Jain community. Many tourists from all over the world come here to enjoy its calm and peaceful environment and adore the beautiful Jain temple, which has beautiful and fine carvings that are similar to the ones found in Khajuraho temple.
Distance from Kumbhalgarh – 8 kms
Parshuram Temple is one of the most delightful places in Rajasthan. It is a cave temple located in the picturesque Aravalli hills and a sight that you must not miss when you visit Kumbhalgarh. According to legends, the great Lord Parshuram himself built this structure using his axe to cut the rocks.
To reach the temple, you must climb about 500 stairs, and along the way, you would find nine ‘kunds’ (wells) that never go dry.
Distance from Kumbhalgarh – 4 kms
Located in the laps of Aravalli range, this sprawling sanctuary is one of the most exciting places to visit in Kumbhalgarh, Rajasthan. It is home to many endangered animals like grey jungle fowl, white-breasted Kingfisher, etc. What is more interesting about this sanctuary is that the sanctuary officials have been conducting wolf breeding here.
While you can visit the place anytime of the year, the best time is during the monsoon. The showers turn the whole sanctuary green, and makes the horse back safari even more exciting and thrilling.
On days when you don’t want to leave the comfortable space of your rooms in the resort, you can enjoy a plethora of activities that are planned just for you and your family. You can stay inside the resort, yet have an enthralling day, and indulge in unique experiences that you may have never experienced before.
Rajasthan has many folk dance forms, all of which are a visual treat to the audience. It showcases the amazing skill of the dancers, and it can be enjoyed by people of all age groups. When you stay at the Club Mahindra Kumbhalgarh resort, you can feel like a Rajasthani royal, as the dancers perform only for you.
Rajasthan is known for its various intriguing art forms, and one of them is puppet-making. While you enjoy a royal stay in Rajasthan at the Kumbhalgarh resort hosted by Club Mahindra, you can let your children have the freedom to express their creative side, and at the same time help them learn new skills like puppet making.
Puppet-making helps children unleash their imagination, and learn how to solve complex problems, work in unison with others in the group, and get rid of the fear of learning new things.
The Club Mahindra Kumbhalgarh resort takes great pride in the food served to the guests. All the dishes are made from the choicest of ingredients that are sourced locally, and they food served perfectly captures the local traditions and food culture. With every dish, the chef tries to take the families on an extraordinary culinary journey.
So, plan your trip to Kumbhalgarh, and enjoy the most amazing holiday of your life.
Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 250,000 members , who can holiday at 100+ resorts in India and abroad.