Bundi is 36 km from Kota
is and is one of the unexplored cities with
a rich historical wealth. Once a part of
Kota , it was ruled by the Had Chauhans-
an offshoots of the famous Chauhan clan
who ruled Delhi and Ajmer.
Taragarh or The Star Fort :: the fort is one of the
most impressive forts of Rajasthan. Perched
on a thickly wooded hill is a marvelloous
white fort with a huge reservoir which once
supplied water to the palace.
The Palace :: This magnificient edifice
is a fine example of the Rajput architecture,
housing some of the superb Bundi murals.
Ratan Daulat :: Built by Rao Raja Ratan
Singh,, it is a very interesting structure
forming a stable for nine horses and a Hatia
Pol. (Prior permission required for visit.)
Chitrashala :: A fascinating pavilion
and a gallery of minature murals embellish
the palace.Elaborate colourful paintings
on the walls depict scenes from the 'Ragmala'
and 'Raaslila'-the Radha-Krishna story.
Raniji-ki-Baori :: It is 46 m. deep stepped
dwell with some superb carvings on its pillars
and a high arched gate built in 1699 A.D.
by Rani Nathavatji. This well is one of
the largest of its kind.