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Taragarh Fort

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Address: Nagpahari Hill, Bundi, India
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Great view of the blue Bundi

With lack of maintenance, this fort is not easy to get to due to the overgrown weeds and steep climbs. But what a view!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

With lack of maintenance, this fort is not easy to get to due to the overgrown weeds and steep climbs. But what a view!

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Taragarh Fort is situated on heights og Nagpahari hills of Bundi. Can be reached by steep steps. you need a guide and a stick to scare monkeys. Fort is almost ruins. all over vegetation. No maintenance at all.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Huge decaying rambling beautiful ... Stunning views. Wander at will This is not a well maintained, lit, supervised site, it's an old ruin where, for a quid or so, you can share it with the bats while you explore. Loved it.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This Fort is not maintained by the government and therefore it was has been reclaimed by nature (trees and thousand of monkeys - although admittedly we only saw about 5 and they were very shy - not aggressive). It's an easy 20-30mins walk, although preferably you should do it in the afternoon when its a bit cooler. There is not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

If you're looking for fort ruins that you can explore without locked doors or guards telling you where you can and can't go, this is it. The highlight for us was the Shiva temple in the south east corner, but it was interesting exploring many of the buildings and ramparts. We spent two hours walking around.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The fort has been allowed to fall into ruins, and is overtaken by vegetation and monkeys. Very atmospheric to just wander around. You can hire a stick, or a guide with a stick, to scare off the monkeys!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This sits high above Bundi and you will need a decent pair of legs for the climb up to it and around the place. Its well worth it and you are more than likely to be one of a few visitors as Bundi is off the main tourist routes thank goodness. You will get more out of it if you... More 

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

The fort is reached by a fairly steep climb further up from the palace. On the afternoon we visited we were the only ones up there. We were accompanied by Jaysingh who works at the palace. Jaysingh was friendly, helpful and easily able to navigate the route and keep the very large monkeys at arms length. Jaysingh was able to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I lived here in 16th century.have unforgettale memories but also felt sad seeing its condition. How I wish someone could come to its rescue nd save it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Went up to the Fort our second morning in Bundi. We arranged for our tour guide Billou (whom we had met at the Palace the day before) to give us a tour of the Fort. So glad we had him as I don't know we would have found all of the crevices/passageways without him. We didn't worry about macaques (maybe... More 

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