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Chitral Fort

Chitral Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan, Chitral, Pakistan
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Should be a museum

We were not allowed to go inside the fort,we were told it is still occupied by the family of the... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Fahd_Vohra
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Karachi, Pakistan
an elegant historical site which is picturesque

I loved visiting this place and relating it to history, architecture, site, construction, rulers... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
xnakvi68
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Rawalpindi, Pakistan
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19 Aug 2017
“Should be a museum”
19 Jul 2017
“an elegant historical site which is picturesque”
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Chitral Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan, Chitral, Pakistan
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

We were not allowed to go inside the fort,we were told it is still occupied by the family of the late king of chitral , the outside structure looked ordinary

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

I loved visiting this place and relating it to history, architecture, site, construction, rulers elite. my especial interest were guns at display which gave me an insight to initial guns and their development to present day armoury.

Thank xnakvi68
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Still serves the purpose of residence of the Mehtar (Royal head) of Chitral and family. Most of the building is pretty well kept and painted but some old parts are in ruins

Thank Imran A
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

The exterior gate is ornate and attractive. Similarly the old fortifications are visible from the outside. We were fortunate to be allowed access to the ground of the riverside fort. It did not take much imagination to picture it in bygone days.

1  Thank Egpos
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Reviewed 12 November 2016

Enjoyed a detailed trip with access to the RAJ quarters as well as the river view rampart. Main fort needs further refurbishment.

Thank Aqeel J
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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Near the Shahi Mosque of Chitral on the right bank of the river, stranding the majestic Chitral fort, which has been witnessing the ups and downs of the history for centuries. A fort with a rich past, especially in 1895, when a coup d’etat cost...More

1  Thank Aijaz S
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

It is located on the right bank of River Chitral, next to the Shahi Mosque. Reportedly, its outer walls are more than 250 years old while the fort itself is more than 100 years old. The compound used to house the living barracks of the...More

Thank Kamal5372
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

Located at the Bank of River Chitral, the Shahi Fort of Chitral is made with mud and wood log is worth visiting.

Thank Rana Riaz S
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

Chitral fort, located at the right bank of river Chitral speaks about the grandeur of its rulers. The typical Chitrali architecture is marvellous, despite being simple. The main hall tells the entire history of the fort with pictures of most of the rulers. Its an...More

1  Thank Ihsanulhaq
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Reviewed 14 March 2015

A great historical monument located in Chitral town just besides the royal mosque, famous for its 1895 siege of Chitral fort, but unfortunately not open for public.

3  Thank chitralimran
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