Rakht-Talai (Haldighati), Nathdwara

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See the site of one of the most famous battles in Indian history at Rakht-Talai (Haldighati), a memorial commemorating the conflict between the Maharana of Mewar’s armies and the Mughals in 1597. Set on a plain next to the Banas River, twin pavilions with cenotaphs and a memorial marble slab erected within a garden mark the location of the epic bloodbath. Nearby, you can find a private museum with life-size sculptures of warriors, and a public monument to the Hindu leader of the battle. Traditional dances and horseback riding games are occasionally performed nearby. With our world travel planner, Nathdwara attractions like Rakht-Talai (Haldighati) can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • August 2, 2017
    visit this place to relive the glory of Great Indian fighter, perfect place for history lovers, you can plan a visit to this when you plan a travel to kumbhalgarh  more »
  • August 1, 2017
    A too good place to start our family trip to Rajasthan. The place features the great history of Mewar and Maharana Pratap. Found it really interesting.  more »
  • July 16, 2017
    Haldighati is famous for battle between armies of Rana Pratap of Mewar and emperor Akbar. The Rajputs under Rana Pratap were less than 20,000 (various sources claim the strength of Rajputs was around ...  more »

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