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Second best view in Bijapur

This is a well preserved watch tower. It is a very steep climb up to the top, but you do get the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JPHStVincent
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Singapore, Singapore
Uppali Burz

Situated in the heart of city. U can view Whole city on the hill top. 73 steps to climb. Don't miss... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yatrarthi k
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Station Rd, Bijapur, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For people who enjoy climbing stairs, definitely a go!! Otherwise can be skipped.. Birdview is the main point of this attraction, but gol gumbaz has a better view.

Thank Journey T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a well preserved watch tower. It is a very steep climb up to the top, but you do get the second best panoramic view over Bijapur (the Gol Gumbaz has the best). If you knees are in good shape, climbing to the top...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in the heart of city. U can view Whole city on the hill top. 73 steps to climb. Don't miss to visit this spot after Gol Gumbaz. Closes 6 p.m. There is a big iron Gun which was used to fire at the time...More

Thank Yatrarthi k
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Uppali Buruj situated in the north of Dakhani Idgah in Bijapur, was built by Hyder Khan around 1584. This 80 ft high spherical structure tower has stone steps encircling from the outside. This place contains old war materials such as guns and water cisterns. The...More

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Reviewed August 14, 2018

Uppali Buruj situated in the north of Dakhani Idgah in Bijapur, was built by Hyder Khan around 1584. This 80 ft high spherical structure tower has stone steps encircling from the outside. This place contains old war materials such as guns and water cisterns. The...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Unique structure meant for guarding city in olden days by a old lady by saving money from her small income. Upali Buruz is in good condition but one has to be careful while climbing up and down bcoz steps are uneven. Once u climb about...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

Uppali buruz is a good place to visit in all season and it is a historical place of Bijapur. Best place for picnics.

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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Upli buruj is a good place to visit in all season and it is a best place for enjoyment and entertainment.

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Reviewed May 7, 2018

we have to reach this by steps .steps are steep.we can see the entire bijapur from this top.large cannon is here.

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Reviewed April 21, 2018

Upli Burj or the Hyder Burj, an 80-feet tall tower with two cannons on its roof top, was built by Hyder Khan,the general in Ibrahim Adil Shah and Ali Adil Shah’s army. This centrally located tower stands to the north of Dakhani Idgah in Bijapur...More

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