Chittorgarh Fort will become the first fort in India to be illuminated throughout the year…
Here’s a peek into the Pink City: 10 things to do in Jaipur on your next visit; Somya Agarwal; KnockSense
The Pink City has an aristocratic ambience that pervades around the city, making visiting Jaipur a truly unique experience. So, in the midst of all the heritage sites that you visit, do not forget to do 10 things to do in Jaipur:
Chittorgarh Fort is one of the greatest forts ever built in the history of India. The magnificent structure is a testament to the glory of erstwhile rulers of Rajasthan.
Interesting facts you might not know about Jaisalmer’s Golden Fort; Priya Srivastava; Times of India
Jaisalmer, the Golden City, is all about forts, cultural people, sand-coloured structures and endless desert. Amidst all the beauty stands a mighty yellow sandstone structure, called the Jaisalmer Fort or the Sonar Quila or the Golden Fort. It is one of those ancient forts where people still live and have a livelihood. The fort never fails to amaze travellers as it has the ambience that takes people back in the bygone era. Here are certains interesting facts that you might not know about the Golden Fort…
The Kumbhalgarh Fort remains one of the strongest forts of India and bears testimony to the genius and splendour of war tactics and the architectural finesse of people who lived long ago You must have heard about the Great Wall of China — the longest wall in the world, built more than a millennium ago. But what if we told you that one of the longest walls in the world is in India? Yes, that indeed is true. Built in the 15th century, this wall is nestled between thirteen towering mountain peaks in the desert of Rajasthan and surrounds the ancient fort of Kumbhalgarh, some 80 km from the city of Udaipur.
Source: The Great Wall of India
The main highlight of Katie’s month in Northern India was absolutely the forts. She don’t even need to think about it.
Kumbhalgarh is a Mewar fortress and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Aravalli Hills, in the Rajsamand district in western India.
This sprawling site is home to thousands.
For more than 800 years, thousands of families have lived inside this stunning desert fortress in the Indian state of Rajasthan.