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Jaigarh Fort

Jaipur, India
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Ranked #15 of 121 Attractions in Jaipur
Type: Historic Sites
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Rajkot, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Jaigarh Fort Timings 9:30AM to 16:45PM... Entry Fee For Indians Rs.25/- Per Person For Foreigners Rs.75/- Per Person.. Camera Fee Rs.50/- Per Camera.. Video Fee Rs.200/- Per Video.. The Jaigarh Fort, built by Maharaja Jai Singh II in the 18th Century, is a magnificent palace located on the Cheel ka Teela (Hill of the Eagle) promontory of the Aravallis in... More

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Jaigarh fort is not too far from Amer. it is known for the biggest canon in the world. The view of Jal mahal is amazing from the top.

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Dartmoor National Park, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

A 20 minute walk from the tunnels of the Amber Fort, or a jeep ride up the hill, this fort is most noted for it's massive cannon, the worlds largest I believe. Apart from this there are a few other items of interest in the halls, overall though its only OK. An extra fee applies, some good views are possible... More

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Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

t is a place where early Rajput soldiers prepared themselves agains the enemies and fought them. It is a long way up the hill, however, you can drive your car or take the cab till the top inside the fort.

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

First of all make sure you have 3hrs in hand to see the whole fort before sunset as they start vacating visitor's by then.We visited it last november after Diwali,the atmosphere was cool in comparison to other months.Infact on the way climbing up you start feeling alittle cold but its worth it.Because its a beautiful view all the way up.If... More

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

It is a place where early Rajput soldiers prepared themselves agains the enemies and fought them. It is a long way up the hill, however, you can drive your car or take the cab till the top inside the fort.

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The fort pales in comparison to the Amer Fort Palace. It is an average fort, with awesome views. It also houses the biggest cannon in India.

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delhi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Its a impressive place with clear history and idea about 15th century build and structure. Good to see old era and marvellous engineering. Its a one of the must visit places in jaipur

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Jaiwan cannon is the only highlight of the fort. Rest all is normal like other forts. The surprise was the view of jal Mahal. It is like a dream and unforgettable

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

One would see an apartment concept implemented way back in 15th Century for the multiple royal queens

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