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Jaigarh Fort

| above Amber Fort, Jaipur 302013, India
+91 81044 46566
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| above Amber Fort, Jaipur 302013, India
+91 81044 46566
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

Jaigarh Fort was built by Jai Singh II to protect the Amber Fort and it has beautiful views of Amber Fort and the Maota Lake. The fort features a cannon named "Jaivana", which was then the world's largest cannon on wheels. Its exciting to reach...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Jaipur offers a number of historic destinations for tourists and this is one of them. A good trip. Luckily the roads are quite well maintained although it's a bit narrow. I would suggest one to travel during the day as there seems to be no...More

Thank Jindal89
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Jaigarh Fort (जयगढ़ क़िला) is situated on the promontory called the Cheel ka Teela (Hill of Eagles) of the Aravalli range; it overlooks the Amber Fort and the Maota Lake, near Amber in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.The fort was built by Jai Singh II in 1726 to protect the Amber Fort and its palace complex and was...More

Thank Rakeshjasrotia
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing fort. As you climb up you wonder how the kings would have moved with their entourage of elephants, horses and more. The structure gives you the creeps thinking of men who got killed in the fort during all the battles there....More

Thank 611kaustubhm
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We visited Jaigarh Fort after exploring Amber Fort. We loved the imposing high walls, and the wonderful panorama from the higher platforms in this fort. It was also much less crowded and gave an otherworldly feel -- here, without the noise and hordes of tourists,...More

Thank agentjade
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Go by your private transport and take the car till the last parking to save on time and effort.The fort offers great views of the city below.

Thank Amit64
Reviewed 19 January 2017

its a surprise to find a hill fortress in a big city like jaipur, surrounded by mighty mountains the fort is built strongly with all flavors of "rajput" architecture. imposing gateways, rich museum & royal pavilions are a treat for the eyes. it also has...More

Thank Jaithevoyager
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

It's a long walk up but it's worth it for the view. The fort's alot bigger than it looks from the Rd so allow some time to have a good wander through. The world's largest cannon is also at this fort. If you visit the...More

Thank glenn1gc
Reviewed 17 January 2017

It wont give an amazing experience like Amber fort, But worth visiting the fort. You can understand how the royal family stored and secured the khazana, can view the secret ways and the great Jaivana Cannon

Thank relaxtripp
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This is one of the main attractions for all in any visit to Jaipur. Take the elephant ride up to the fort. It's a big buzz for the kids and a touch of excitement for the adults. Tips: the elephant ride should be about R1,100...More

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