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Address: Ghanta ghar chowk, Multan, Pakistan

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Magnificence of Multan

Multan Fort or Old Fort (also called Qila Kohna) was built about 2600 years ago on a high mound in the center of the city, on the bank of River Chanab (and Ravi) to defend the... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2016
Tassaduqhussain51
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Multan, Pakistan
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Multan, Pakistan
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Reviewed December 22, 2016

Multan Fort or Old Fort (also called Qila Kohna) was built about 2600 years ago on a high mound in the center of the city, on the bank of River Chanab (and Ravi) to defend the city against invaders from west and north. It was destroyed and rebuilt time and again. The last fort was built 1100 years ago. It... More 

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39 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 24, 2016

This fort was originally built about 1000 year BC near the walled city of Multan on the bank of River ravi. It was a big military and defense installation destroyed by British army occupying India.

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Thank Aneeb Mustafa G
Multan, Pakistan
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67 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2016

This is the most ancient place of multan. Basically the center of multan. In past decades people used to fight battles from here. This was the territory of them. Here is a new built building called DAMDAMA. from here you can see the view of all city. Whole multan is visible from here.

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Thank Hamza B
Multan
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

This old fort now called as Qilla Kuhna Qasim Bagh Multan is the best monument in Multan. It has one hifhest sight seeing place called Damdamma.The only highest stadium in the world is also situated on this old demolished Fort. There are four famous sharines of grand Sufi saints. This fort was origionaly built about 1000year BC near the walled... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2016

This is the place for who love the historical buildings and also want to know how mughals works for his domestic life and how they like and what is there needs and wants........!

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Karachi, Pakistan
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34 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed January 16, 2016

For those how love Mughal architecture and history of sub-continent this is a must place to visit. Built with white and green tiles and surrounded by Qassim Bagh, it is also a great place for peace and relaxation. More popular places to visit near its surrounding is Shrine of Bahauddin Zakarya and Shah Rukn e Alam. Near this is also... More 

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Thank Nawab T
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Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

Despite being one of the hottest cities of the country, the average temperament if the people is soft, hospitable and easy to go such that they don't go for quarrel and fight and revenge immediately rather there's a tendency of "forgiveness" in masses and this is the actual beauty of the city of saints.

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Thank USMAN Q
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Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

I love my city. ..I love special mango of multan. I also love with his hot and cold weather. The tombs and the kila Kohna it's amazing.

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Thank Abid K
Darwin, Australia
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23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed May 16, 2014

The two shrines were well worth the visit. museum just ok. Views of city were good. as always too many beggars around but they were not intrusive, just hard to say no to so many.

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Thank Ian D
Multan Pakistan
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36 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed January 29, 2014

Soothing place in Multan city with its tombs and birds, multiple parks and an Art Gallery. It also has an old cricket stadium which was used for ODI in 1985. It has a food street and traditional food is available there

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