Best fort in India


Agrafort (Uttar Pradesh)

Agra is not only about Shah Jahan and the beautiful mausoleum-Taj Mahal - that he built in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. In fact Agra is like a chapter in Mughal history that needs to be enjoyed


Amber Fort (Rajasthan)

Amber fort is located near Jaipur City. The Fort basks in the Rajput glory. Its unique artistic style is a perfect blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture. It was built in 16th century by Raja Man Singh.

Gwalior Fort (Madhya Pradesh)

This fort is situated nearly 100m above the town of Gwalior at Gopachal. It is the most impregnable fort of North and Central India. Babur was so impressed with the fort that he described it as, "The pearl amongst fortresses in India".

Red Fort (Delhi)

The most impressive fort of the country is the Red Fort or Lal Qila. The fort was built in 1639 by Emperor Shah Jahan. It was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2007.

Golconda Fort (Andhra Pradesh)

This Deccan Fort is constructed by the Qutub Shahi kings in the 13th centaury which lies 11km in west of Hyderabad. The magical acoustic system of Golconda fort says much about its architecture.

Mehrangarh Fort (Rajasthan)

The majestic Mehrangarh Fort standing on the hilltop was instituted by Rao Jodha in 1459 when he relocated his capital from Mandore to Jodhpur.

Kempegowda initially made this fort with mud in 1537. Later in 1761, Hyder Ali renovated it into a strong citadel of stone. It was partially destroyed during the battle between Britishers and Tipu Sultan who then repaired