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Lahore Fort (Shahi Qila)

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Address: Fort Road, Lahore, Pakistan
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The Lahore Fort is the most visited place by many school group and has historical value in it. I had been there many times

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Lahore, Pakistan
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5 reviews
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Reviewed today NEW

The Lahore Fort is the most visited place by many school group and has historical value in it. I had been there many times

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The story behind shahi qila is absolutely beautiful. I recommend getting a tour guide but be careful they'll try to rip you off.

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A fort of the Mughal era. you need two hours to see it all. I Better get a tour guide (Rs.500-1000). If you pay extra to the guide he will let you see a usually clode huge secret basement of the fort. Better read about its history at Wikipedia to enjoy your trip the best

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Thank Azam-Pakistan
Marseille
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121 reviews
39 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took a guide to see and tell history of the place.well worth it take the train and wagon ride amazing

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Must visit at night to get the feel of the locality. The food was a tad expensive, but worth it for the atmosphere and taste. A must visit.

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Lahore, Pakistan
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32 reviews
18 attraction reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

One of the main attractions of historic city of Lahore. A must visit mughal era fort. Its huge with so many sections and is at least half day excursion.

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Thank khantalal
Islamabad, Pakistan
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147 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Lahore Fort, along with Badshahi Mosque is the identity sign of the historical city of Lahore. Historians say that there was a fort at this place more than 2000 years back, however, over the centuries many king and emperors have done construction here. Most of what is visible now was constructed in the times of Mughal Emperors, Akbar, Jahangir and... More 

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Thank flyfisher66
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Situated in a well area, the fort expresses a lot of history with the beauty of the past. You can feel how it was like many years back and the architecture is just amazing ! A place to be explored by people of all ages

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Thank alina a
Karachi, Pakistan
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44 reviews
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

It have old structure and it's very beautiful looking and tall fort. It's must see for people who like seeing old forts.

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Thank Lou C
Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan
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50 reviews
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Visit of Lahore Fort was an great experience Fort is 450 year old and with interval of time period remain Important for worriers coming from other cities to concur the Lahore

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