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Jai Pol

Fort Mehrangarh | 5 Km From City, Jodhpur 342006, India
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Jai Pol, 20 May'17

20 May, 2017. The term `pol' indicates a gate, and The Jai Pol literally means `Gate of Victory... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2017
sumantra_travel
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New Delhi, India
Jai Pol @ Mehrangarh Fort

Amazing architecture and experience visiting this Fort. There are many Gates or Pol at this... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2017
sidsmitha
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Fort Mehrangarh | 5 Km From City, Jodhpur 342006, India
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Reviewed June 16, 2017

20 May, 2017. The term `pol' indicates a gate, and The Jai Pol literally means `Gate of Victory'. This is the main gate, the main entrance of the Mehrangarh Fort. The impressive gate has some intricate designs carved in stone, and some beautiful paintings (in...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2017

Amazing architecture and experience visiting this Fort. There are many Gates or Pol at this fort. Jai Pol is a massive Gate constructed as a victory memorial.

Thank sidsmitha
Reviewed March 5, 2017

The Mehrangarh fort has several entrances and passage ways, this one has beautiful art, and usually has musicians sitting outside. We spent a few hours exploring the fort, and had a bite to eat at the cafe inside. It's better when the temperature is cooler,...More

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Reviewed January 31, 2017

This is one of seven defensive gates of Mehrangarh Fort and was built in 1806 by Maharaja Singh to celebrate victory over the rival kingdoms of Jaipur and Bikanar. The delicious recently redecorated murals by the gate depict all the major dirties. Fabulous.

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed December 31, 2016

This is one of the pol of the palace. AS you enter the fort you can view this pol. This is famous for the protection

Thank soudey
Reviewed October 20, 2016

"Jai Pol" or "Gate of Victory" is the main entrance of iconic Jodhpur's "Mehrangarh Fort" today! This massive gate was built in 1806 by Maharajah Man Sing commemorating the triumph of his troops against the armies of neighboring Bikaner and Jaipur Kingdoms. "Jai Pol" is...More

1  Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed September 24, 2016

Literally "Victory Gate" it is one of the entrances to the Mehrangarh fort complex. Took my breath away for sure!

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Reviewed August 10, 2016

This gate was constructed by king of jodhpur Maharaja Maan sing after defeting nearby king in 1806. Excellent structure to see as the mark of canon balls are still seen at the gate,

1  Thank Manish B
Reviewed April 23, 2016

Jai pol is located in Mehrangarh fort itself. Its huge and architectural spot as a part of fort. Gone through with many historical stories.

Thank Ruby S
Reviewed March 7, 2016

old india is all about historical buildings..nice forts, palaces...again...walking a lot..even with bus arriving at the base.....not very accessible for wheelchair..due to stones paving../not many children around the site..not sure if interesting program for kids..

Thank livsca
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