The Kumbhalgarh Fort is one of the 84 fortresses Mewar that is located to the south of Jaipur and is 105 kms from Udaipur. Cradled in the Aravali Ranges the fort was built in the 15th century by Rana Kumbha. Kumbhalgrha is now world Heritage Hillfort of Rajathan. Kumbhalgarh is the second most important bastion in the Mewar region, after Chittorgarh. The walls of the fort extend over 38 km and is the second longest wall after ‘Great Wall of China’.
The fort also served as refuge to the baby king Udai of Mewar. It is also of sentimental significance as it is the birthplace of Mewar's legendary King Maharana Partap. Kumbhalgarh is well known for its Badal Mahal, Kumbhalgarh Fort and Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary and also has many other marvelous places of sightseeing.