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Jaigarh Fort

Jaipur, India
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Ranked #18 of 129 attractions in Jaipur
Type: Historic Sites
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Chandigarh, India
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92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Nice fort & also has the worlds biggest canon on the top.Guides have good knowledge about the history & the fort.at first the fort will seem small but once you start exploring its vast & should have time to do it.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Jaigarh the fort located above the Amber Fort seems to be a military centre of the Jaipur rulers.... The fort seems to be designed for battle. The views are the fort are breathtaking and the Jaivana Cannon is humongous and worth seeing.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Worth a visit to see the views of the valley and palace. I coupled the visit with the Palace and walked up from the palace to the fort. It was about a 30 min climb through the underground passageway and along an outdoor passage between walls. An interesting way to approach the fort, much better than driving up there. I... More

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SFO
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Worth a drive by only... The view from the fort is spectacular and the largest cannon in the world is worth looking at. Besides that it is a worn out place with low maintenance and lots of monkeys to beware off.

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Lucknow, India
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31 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Nice fort & also has the worlds biggest canon on the top.Guides have good knowledge about the history & the fort.at first the fort will seem small but once you start exploring its vast & should have time to do it.

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21 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Nice fort. I liked the way upto it. It has the huge cannon. Try visiting the cafe inside the fort premises.

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New Delhi, India
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3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

the best part is by paying some extra amount you can take your car under the fort. We also took guide for just INR 100 and he has vast knowledge on the fort history. We saw the world's largest canon and also saw lot of interesting spots inside the fort. There were eateries available for food and water. We also... More

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Lucknow, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

If you are tarvelling Jaipur & not seen Jaigarh Fort ...then your trip is useless. Really when you are reaching at the foot of hill, you can see a little view of fort....But when you are climbing & reaching on the base of fort & seeing the bottom view...Its unbelievable. One thing is very important, you should have sufficient time.... More

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Melbourne
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17 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

just a short drive up from the amber fort, the fort is a nice place to get a good view back towards Jaipur and over the lake. We didnt explore too far around the fort. The walled area you can see below looks like the Great Wall in China on a slightly lesser scale. We saw the cannon but didnt... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

i went there with my friendsm and found the museum good the location was also good just one thing it dint like was that people thowring there eatables here and there.

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