Located in Pratapgarh District
, Chitpalgarh town borders Allahabad District
. It lies about 18 km south of Pratapgarh, the largest town in the district.
A fair held at Sheetla Devi Temple at Manikpur in Kunda taluk, on the 7th day of the bright half of Asadha, draws devotees from various parts of the district.
Chitpalgarh has Mau Aimma and Shringverpur in its south, Jathwara in its north and Raniganj in its east. Mau Aimma Railway Station is about 6 km away. Nearest airport is Varanasi Airport.