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Address: Minto Park, Allahabad 211002, India

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the place s awesome n lovng.. 1 can c d tribeni sangam from d top. it has a portion restrcted by d army. but still a nyc place...

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

the place s awesome n lovng.. 1 can c d tribeni sangam from d top. it has a portion restrcted by d army. but still a nyc place...

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Allahabad is worth a visit as it is a wholy place and a heritage city,though the city is not properly managed as dump sites are near the sangam and lot of beggars around

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This fort is also known as Akbar's Fort. This is under the control of the Indian Army so one is not allowed to see the full fort but only those places which are of interest to the pilgrims. It is an experience to watch that.

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Mukteshwar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Located right on the banks of river Yamuna. The rampants overlook the sangam area. Its a nicely maintained fort with lot of space around for walks inside.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The Allahabad Fort is just a stone's throw from the Sangam. So if visit the Sangam, you might as well visit the Allahabad Fort built by Emperor Akbar. Most of is used by the Army and hence closed to the public. It has the Akshay Vat, Saraswati Koop and Patalpuri Temple are in the precincts. Nothing to write home about.

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Kodaikanal, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Allahabad Fort was built by Emperor Akbar in 1583 AD. The massive fort stands on the banks of the river Yamuna near the confluence with river Ganges. Praised for it’s architectural design, the Allahabad Fort is the largest fort constructed by Akbar. This fort has three magnificent galleries which are flanked by high towers. At present, the fort is used... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Allahabad fort is situated on the bank of jamuna river. It is the largest fort constructed by Akbar. many wonderful things have to to see there

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Allahabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This fort is opposite to sangan. sangan is the place where 3 rivers unite. Now days you can see on limited part of the fort as other part is blocked by govt.. the fort was built by emperor Ashoka. Please be aware of people as they can irritate you by asking money every time. please visit Patalpuri temple.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This place is really nice especially the greenery the God's idol which is in the basement of the fort we went to this place with family my kid liked it a lot as it was little adventurous to go in the basement then so many God's idol we did small puja the experience was great, once we went in the... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

The fort was built by emperor Ashoka and was later maintained by Akbar. Fort is very old and most of it is occupied by army and only a limited area is open to visitors. The famous akshayvat tree is there and the Patalpuri temple is also here.

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