Kota is a city Situated on the banks of Chambal River in the southeast of northern Indian state of Rajasthan; it is the third most populous city of Rajasthan after Jaipur and Jodhpur, It serves as the administrative headquarters for Kota district and is a major coaching hub of the India for competitive examination preparations and has a number of engineering and medical coaching institutes. Kota was once the part of the erstwhile Rajput kingdom of Bundi 40 Km. away, became a separate princely state in the 17th century.


Kota Fort is a confabulation of Mughal and Rajasthani architecture and art’ is a monument of the glorious royal past of the city. City palace is a fantastic landmark in Kota attracting thousands of tourists every year. The palace is adorned with imposing wall paintings, mirror walls, mirror ceilings, hanging illuminated lights and floral decorations. Breathtaking marble floorings and walls and stylish fashioned entrance is well mentioned.

Chambal Garden, a beautiful garden in the backdrop of Chambal River, is a much sought picnic spot in Kota. The garden located at Amar Niwas on the landscape of Chambal River encloses a well maintained pond, a habitat for crocodiles. And the seven wonders park has replicas of the Seven Wonders of the World including Taj Mahal, Pyramids of Egypt, Eiffel Tower, Brazil’s Christ the Redeemer, Statue of Liberty and Rome’s Colosseum. This park is located on the side of Kishore Sagar and the monuments look quite beautiful in the evenings with good lightings and lake in the background.

Kota Barrage one of the most popular place among the locals, Kota Barrage is frequented for its peaceful evenings along the riverside. Kota Barrage is a dam built on Chambal River and is located quite close to the main city. Swimming or Getting in water is strongly discouraged as there have been losses of lives in the past and proper care must be maintained.

Garadiya Mahadev Temple is located slightly away from main town and attracts lots of locals as a tourist attraction.this spot is quite popular as a picnic destination. Nature lovers can sit here for hours, absorbing its tranquillity and pristine beauty. Budding poets, writers and artists can count on being inspired by the still, blue waters and surrounding wilderness. If peace, blessings, nature’s splendour and privacy is what you’re looking for, you won’t find a better place than this.