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Address: Jhansi, India
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Great monument, needs better care

The fort looks very tiny from the entrance, but once inside it offers quite a rich history and architecture. Sadly it is not well maintained like most heritage buildings in the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

The fort looks very tiny from the entrance, but once inside it offers quite a rich history and architecture. Sadly it is not well maintained like most heritage buildings in the region. The Light and sound show was worth a watch especially with Om Puri rendering his majestic voice

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Jhansi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

A very very nice and historic place .Excellent views of the Jhansi City could be seen from over here .One of the highest points in the city of Jhansi . It also has many places and temple and many more interesting things in it to be seen !!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

It is a nice and historic fort in Uttar Pradesh. its famous by the name of rani laxmi bai who led forces against British in 1857. She sacrificed her life to the cause of Indian Independence in 1858.This is a unforgettable experience. City view from the top of d fort looks gorgeous.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

i guess there are only 2 things in jhansi for a traveller ; the fort and the museum ; so kind of must watch in the city ; do complement it with a visit to the museum ; in typical indian style we paid the staff there Rs 50 for him to turn on a "light and sound show" (you... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Jhansi Fort was a average experience. Having visited a lot of Forts in India, I didnt find this place exciting. Firstly the staff there was not very informative about the fort. The light show which was supposed to be in the evening was cancelled..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Drag us to the feel d historic events into reallity. Lax mi bai s bravery act and stonework of d fort. This is a unforgettable experience. City view from the top of d fort looks gorgeous. Mostly at night it look fabulous.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

It is a good fort, unlike most others that I have visited. While it looks small in the initial moments, as one spends like meandering around the fort, it is obvious that the fort is quite large and was deliberately created in this manner. The upkeep is quite poor as the walls are cluttered with graffiti. All in all, a... More 

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Kanpur, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

It is a nice and historic Fort, but the environment is dirty with Polythene thrown all around. It was even a bigger shock when compared to the Orchha fort which was clean (as was the riverside). Only some animal droppings were these. The Fort is however worth a visit if nothing else, just for the Historic Importance.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

this is very good fort and well maintained. I am proud to visit the fort which is known for Great Rani Laxmibai.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Jhansi has little to do - all exciting stuff in Orchcha, Anyway visited this in spare time while on a business trip. This was Rani LaxshmiBai's fort. Clean/well kept but nothing remarkable. A few canons, gardens, private temple and the spot where the Rani jumped. Recommended strictly only if you have time to kill

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