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Address: Netaji Subhash Marg, New Delhi, India
Phone Number: 9949159139
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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This 17th century fort was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and...

This 17th century fort was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and served as the capital of the Mughals until 1857.

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A beautiful complex with a lot of historical value. Very well maintained with green lawns. Its a good idea to take a guided tour for the first visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Darjeeling, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Redfort is situated opposite chandni chowk in delhi. This fort is a national monument of india. The fort was built by mughal emperors. Food is also available inside the fort.

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Thank Girish K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What a beautiful place. Go early and then take your time to walk around and marvel at the beauty of this fort. Get yourself a guide who can explain thing to you about the history behind the fort etc. well with the look

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Thank Dermandtegs
Delhi, India
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109 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A beautiful complex with a lot of historical value. Very well maintained with green lawns. Its a good idea to take a guided tour for the first visit.

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Thank Sarah_Kaushik
London
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339 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Yes the Red Fort is amazing! The scale of the fort, the buildings inside, the gardens: everything tell you about a bygone era of richness and privilege. Strangely enough I found the Fort to be very similar to the Topkapi palace in Istanbul (I am talking about the structure) and thinking about it make sense as the Moguls were descendants... More 

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Thank Travelaround59
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The site of the Red Fort is as usual buzzing with fake quides and photographers but it's a lovely place. One thing that you will notice if like me, you are with indian nationals, is that the cost of the entry tickets vary a hell of a lot! As Indians, they only pay 20 Ruppees whilst we foreigners are being... More 

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Thank Christophe R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Large facility with lots to see. Beautiful grounds and very cool fort. Interesting history. Within walking distance of the Metro. Consider taking a picnic. Well worth the trip

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Its like walking into the past. Clean gardens, and conserved monuments, palaces, museums inside. Shopping possible too

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Thank switina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is a very large fort and it will take much time to complete it. Architecture and carving are wonderful.

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Thank Kakashi G
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice historic place to visit... But still amaze how they cannot respect more such a place... It need some work to be more attractive

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Kozhikode, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have visited there alone. I did not feel anything special there. historical place which have good architecture..

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