Fortified by a massive
moated wall, the Kishangarh Fort presents a formidable
yet enchanting picture. Tour the interiors of this grand
fortress and let the old fort walls remind you of a glorious
era of successful Rathore rule.
The imposing Kishangarh Fort was constructed in 1653
by a Rathore King, Maharaja Roop Singh.
As legend goes Maharaja Roop Singhji drew inspiration from
an incident where he saw a sheep defending her lambs from
a pack of wolves. The Fort at Kishangarh remained unconquered
inspite of constant enemy attacks.
The magnificent Kishangarh Fort entices you with its historic
palaces and monuments. Located close to Ajmer, the Kishangarh
Fort is located at a distance of 27 kilometers from the main
Also see the splendid Phool Mahal that is located near the
Kishangarh Fort as you tour the tourist attractions of Ajmer,
Feast your eyes on stunning vistas created by the vast lake
located near the majestic Kishangarh Fort in Ajmer. Spot rare
birds that flock near the lake.
The Kishangarh Fort was the main center from where the rulers
patronized the Kishangarh school of miniature paintings. In
fact initially it was Maharaja Sawant Singhji and his beloved
Bani Thani who modeled as Lord Krishna and Radha for the court