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Bala Quila, Alwar
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Situated on the hill of Aaravali hill, Bala Quila is also known as Alwar fort. Described in the Hindu scripture the Puranas, is said that ‘a fort is the strength of a king’. Observe the 16th century ancient ruins on a path that spans 3 miles. Being there allows you to have scenic views of the city of Alwar from above which are great photo opportunities. There is a road that leads you to here that can be accessed using a vehicle. Plan your visit to Bala Quila and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Alwar tourist route planner.
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  • Unfortunately, the Fort in a ungepfegten State and there is no information about the building. The views of Alwar and other fortifications on a clear day makes up for this. Five free-running, tame Samba deer have rested in the entrance area. The entrance fee is 200 INR for foreigners if you drive your own car. A booked Safari shuts in in the otherwise closed forest, 1350 costs INR.
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  • I would highly recommend walking up to the fort from Alwar city palace, as the path winds through the mountain forest and is utterly beautiful. The fort however is in a state of disrepair and very ful...  more »
  • A very beautiful heritage fort. Awesome view of whole Clear from the top. A Kalp Vriksh and a Rudrakh tree in the compound adds to mystic. Wish it could be maintained and restored properly 
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  • Old fort of Alwar attributed to the 14th Century. Contains a 19th Century mahal, part of which is used by the district police as office area. Sadly the place is poorly maintained with some of the elegant spires disfigured by radio receiver antennae and communication and electric cables.
  • It is small glorious fort in 300 meter height. It was built in 1400. Fort has glorious art and architecture. My first trip in Alwar Bala Quila also known Alwar fort is a fort in Alwar in Indian state of Rajasthan. [1] It is situated on a hill in the Aravalli Range, above the town of Alwar.[2] The fort is 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) long and is about 1.5 kilometres (0.93 mi) wide. It was built by Hasan Khan Mewati in 16th century. In the following centuries it went the Mughals, Marathas, the Jats and last to the Kachwaha Rajputs.[3]
  • Awesome scenery, less crowded, peace, explore, peacock and deers. Though inside of fort really bad smell due to lack of cleanness.
  • a smallish fort in alwar, rajasthan .. in a dilapidated state with the ceiling falling in .. and plants growing in the pillars .. however it is still a must visit especially in the monsoon season. One can see the rampart stretching for a long distance into the green rolling hills, while the height of the fort provides the perfect natural cool breeze
  • Too much neglence by local bodies, can be made cared much better and serve a better place to visit.