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Rakht-Talai (Haldighati)

Khamnore Bus Stand | Haldighati, Nathdwara 313322, India
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Ranked #2 of 5 Attractions in Nathdwara
Type: Battlefields
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Jodhpur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Well although it's just a way to bypass but definately has lods of historic meaning to say...its a gr8 historic place to visit and don't think that it's over here...do visit maharana pratap museum to get into reality and know about actual history behind this place...ul find it more interesting....

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This place has history of Maharana Pratap's unforgettable Haldighati war. If you love history, then you must visit this place. There is 15-20 min light and sound show which tell us about this war and loyalty of Chetak towards his master Pratap. Here, you can buy gulkand, rose sharbat which is produced locally. You can have sugar-cane juice which is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Who has not heard about the famous and fierce battle between the forces of Maharana Pratap of Mewar and the Mughal Emperor Akbar, fought in the year 1576? It was fought here at Haldi Ghati (turmeric coloured hill), about 40 km north of Udaipur. There is a museum depicting the events in the battle, and some events in Pratap's life.... More

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Salem Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

After the Shrinathji temple visit we went to Haldighati 16 km distance -- all three places can be seen first one is Rakht talai or haldighati where the sand is really yellow like turmeric where the intense battlefield of rana and akbar was fought. the second stop is the chetak smarak- samthi 1.8 km from haldighati --samathi of the brave... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Must visit if you love history. Has history of one of the greatest warriors Maharana Pratap and his battle with the Mughals. Also, will get to know how Maharana Prataps horse Chetak served his master. It has a 15-20 mins light and sound show to inform about this famous war whick took place between Maharana Pratap and Akbar's army(Maansingh being... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Haldi Ghati, 2 hous distance from Udaipur, played a vital role in the war Rana fought. The Horse Chetak has found itself in the history for the bravery it showed to reach Rana safely, inspite of one leg being cut, to his place before breathing its last. The light and sound show very nicely informs the entire history of Uday... More

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bhilwara
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

haldighati the famous battle field of Rana pratap and mansingh is located off nathdwara in khamnor panchayatsamityof rajsamand distt.A well devloped museum with video show and various photographs depicits the historic events.this area is famous for rose growing and a small plants demonstrates how rose water is prepared by distillation..one must visit the place to get aquainted with history.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The place is a definite must see considering the important part it has played in the history of the state & the country as a whole. There is a museum made by a local which is well maintained & conduts a brief light & sound show. Has the memorial of Chetak - the brave horse of Maharana Pratap nearby.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This is a very good attraction, the name is Haldi Ghati from the turmeric colored . There is a museum with Light and sound show .

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The Government of India has commissioned the construction of Maharana Pratap National Memorial in the year 1997 and work almost completed in the year 2008.After long delay Department of Tourism inaugurated the Pratap statue,On 21st June 2009 in presence of cabinet minister Dr. C.P.Joshi and State Tourism Minister Smt. Bina Kak, Sports Minister Mangilal Garasiya etc. from this day name... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Battle ground remembered for maharana pratap. Houses a monument with Maharana Pratap seated on his favourite horse Chetak. Go in the evenings as it is too hot in afternoon

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