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Khaba Fort

Khaba, Jaisalmer, India
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Ranked #22 of 41 attractions in Jaisalmer
Type: Military Bases/ Facilities
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New Delhi, India
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

While the sunset at dunes is beautiful, the sunrise is equally stunning. Most people miss out on it in their itinerary. The fort is run down and small, overlooking the country side and Kuldhara abandoned village. We left from Damodar desert camp, where we were staying at 5.00am to watch the sunrise. And we were not disappointed. We have watched... More

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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

It is a only hunted place.... ntng to see.... We were went in group wd total 10 boys on around 7 pm. .. We all feel something really hunted experience... request u to plz don't go alon or with family.... It was a very terrific experience of our life... We just thanx to god... For helping and save us...

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New Delhi
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78 reviews 78 reviews
14 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

The Fort is run-down and small, but the views of the countryside and the ostentation of peacocks (we saw about 40 when we were there) was truly phenomenal.

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Toronto, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Nice fort on the way to SAM. Same story of ABANDONED village but good visit but not MUST, They charge entry fee but they dont maintain fort.Nice stories on the fort walls.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

a place again like kuldhara and the same story with a village that was abandoned. a half done fort with unprotected artifacts . a stop over on way to sam dunes but a must visit.

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Bangalore, India
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30 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

The abandoned village across the road from this fort gives an interesting experience. This place also has a small ancient temple that gives some photo ops. Other than this, there are peacocks loitering about the fort walls. Worth a visit if you are on the way to the dunes.

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Jaipur, India
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106 reviews 106 reviews
72 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

there was nothing to see ......it is not giving the felling as we are visiting the fort...... it just a simple stone structure all that it has...

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New Delhi, India
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16 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

this is hardly a fort as forts go.It was not meant to be either,it was originally meant to be a kind of police station cum meeting place for the maharawal when he came touring in these parts and so it has no fancy carvings, no vast galleries etc.It is a simple stone structure absolutely utilitarian in nature.all that it has... More

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New Delhi
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36 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Visit only if interested to see a fort in ruins and peacocks in their natural habitat. This is about 15 odd kms from the kuldhara village which is also now a site promoted for its ruins. There is a good view of the desert (the beginning of it) and the adjoining village which was emptied by its residents overnight owing... More

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New Delhi, India
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Once again a place wherein you won't find anything to enjoy and cheer!!!! We went over there and was not at all surprised when we noticed that we were the only group visiting the place at that point of time!!!

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