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Queen's Fort

On Narmada Banks, Maheshwar, India
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very picturesque place

absolutely incomparable place, you can walk for a long time and consider the wonders of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Yana B
A Devi's Fort

A must visit if you are in Maheshwar. Also for the reason to pay homage to the lady who single... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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On Narmada Banks, Maheshwar, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

absolutely incomparable place, you can walk for a long time and consider the wonders of architecture, take a boat and go from shore to appreciate the beauty of the fort from the river, The best time for walking is the morning until 10 am and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit if you are in Maheshwar. Also for the reason to pay homage to the lady who single handedly restored almost all the 12 jyotirlings (being a devout Shiva devotee) and most of the other pilgrim places across India, building shelters. The fort...More

1  Thank samsamal
Reviewed 13 September 2017

It is a large palace cum fort on the banks of the river Narmada .Its fairly well maintained . It houses a Heritage Hotel viz, Ahilya Fort , a Co-op Society of Weavers Viz, Rehwa , temple complex and expansive ghats .The view of the...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

its awesome , i amazed that how it was built . very beautiful and historical values. but local bodies must manage this type of monuments by time time cleaning.

Thank meenumanish77
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Must visit rather only place in Maheshwar worth visiting...half of da fort is now a hotel n has no access to it....do catch a guide( which are easily available at entrance 250 rupees) or else u won't b able to know da importance of da...More

Thank FtLtPranav
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Queen's Fort is a palace complex of Devi Ahilyabai Holkar and houses the palace, known locally known as 'Rajwada'. Devi Ahilyabai spend most of her life time in the 'Rajwada' and lived there till her death. The Queen's residential area is well preserved and showcases...More

1  Thank ShvRm_Traveller
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This spectacular palace showcasing the life and legacy of the great Devi Ahilyabai Holkar is one of the most modest palace complexes but the view from every nook and corner of the palace is a sight to behold. It is an architectural marvel in itself...More

Thank themisfitpixie
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Fort has the modest palace of Ahilhyabai along with the various beautiful temples further down towards the ghats. The famous Rewa society with the beautiful Maheshwari silks is housed within the fort.

Thank traveller_prk
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The beauty of the place, the architecture on the gates, the calmness levaes you spell bound. A place of true peace.

Thank frend09
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is a gorgeous place, and I'm rather surprised that it is not more well-known. Fantastic carvings and situated right on the river bank. If you want, you can easily hire a boat for a small trip on the river.

Thank Indiaphil
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Response from Badrinathan | Reviewed this property |
Depending on where you plan to stay. Autos are available, but it's fun to walk around in that small town to see the local stuff, food joints, local markets and to feel the environment. Do carry a hand torch if you move... More
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