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Chitral Fort

The Chitral fort is situated on the banks of the Chitral River. The fort was built by Raja Nadir... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
jalilahmed80
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Peshawar, Pakistan
Quant Place

Enjoyed a detailed trip with access to the RAJ quarters as well as the river view rampart. Main... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2016
Aqeel J
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30 Apr 2018
“Chitral Fort”
6 Aug 2018
“Royal Fort .The Mehtr Residence”
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Chitral Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan, Chitral, Pakistan
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

The Royal Fort belongs to the Family of Late Ruler of the state of Chitral,this place is not open for general public but one can visit after getting permission.

Thank Jalilthetraveller
Reviewed 28 May 2018

I have had the chance to visit the fort ad I was staying in the hotel just in the vicinity and the staff concerned at hotel were good enough to give me a guided tour of the forte. The fort however has not much to...More

Thank Muhammed S
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The Chitral fort is situated on the banks of the Chitral River. The fort was built by Raja Nadir Shah in the 14th Century. It was restored in 1774 during the reign of Shah Afzal II and again in 1911 by H.H. Shuja-ul-Mulk . The...More

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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

Thank Fahd_Vohra
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
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
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.

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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
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
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

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