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Jaigarh Fort

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Address: | above Amber Fort, Jaipur 302013, India
Phone Number: +91 81044 46566
09:00 - 16:30
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Surprise when visit

I really surprise when visit there. Normally this fort is not in plan for tourist but if you have chance I strongly recommend to visit here. The Fort is locate higher than Amber... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 May 2016
siriwan p
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Jaigarh Fort, Jaipur has the worlds biggest cannon which was made in a inhouse canon factory. The cannon gives the clear idea of the grauduer, power and capabilities of the erstwhile jaipur dynasties.

Thank Chin C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

I really surprise when visit there. Normally this fort is not in plan for tourist but if you have chance I strongly recommend to visit here. The Fort is locate higher than Amber Fort and from there visitor can see all over Amber .

Thank siriwan p
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

We have two options to go to Jaigarh fort. One through Tunnel from Amber fort and another by road, a seperate way is going to jaigarh before 4 km on amer fort.. If we go through tunnel then it is approx 2-3 Km long. 1 km underground and rest open. you may find the paid battery car to up and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Nargarh and Jaigarh Fort has the same entrance leading ṭo the top of the hill and Nargarh fort is mostly mistaken to be housing the largest canon in the world. But actually it's the Jaigarh fort that has it. The fort is superb and should be visited at least once.

Thank MoHiT_SiNgH_03
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Must visit for the rain water reservoirs and a beautiful panorama of Jaipur. Not to miss the Cannon foundries and the mighty and majestic Jaivana- the largest Cannon on wheels in the world!!

Thank Saumitra G
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

The views are just stunning and visiting a place with so much history is always a treat. The canon is impressive although smaller than I expected in comparison to the weight of it.

Thank XXX2588
New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

The fort is located at a high hill so it gives a magnificent views of city & also that of Amber fort. It is connected with amber fort through a passage however you cant access that passage. One of the most interesting thing about this fort is that almost all its facilitits are intact. The entry price is also cheap... More 

Thank Amit_holiday
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This fort is not as big and magnificent as mighty Amber Fort, but it is a lot cheaper (85 rupees for foreigners at the time of writing). If you want to use your camera, it is an extra 50 rupees. This fort houses the world's largest cannon on wheels (which I think is why most people come here). Personally, it... More 

Thank Emma M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

Although there are many forts in Jaipur, but I think Jaigarh Fort is a must visit. It is situated on a mountain above the Amber Fort and below the Nahargarh Fort. The Jaigarg Fort gives an indepth knowledge of the day to day living of the Raja Family of those Times. How they do they live, eat, fight and so... More 

Thank Monal_Ag
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

You should plan this place along with Amber fort. The vehicals can go in quite a bit and reduce you walk time. Lot of it is well maintained and gives a view of the luxury it once represented.

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