Gwalior Fort, Gwalior

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Must see · Ruin · Tourist Spot
Gwalior Fort dates back to the 8th century and dominates an eponymous town, nestled on top of a 3 km (1.8 mi) rocky plateau. Hike up to the sandstone fortress to admire the efforts taken to build an imposing structure encapsulating three temples and six ornate palaces within it. On a guided tour of the fort, you can learn more about its architectural marvels and intricate decorations, as well as hear stories about the structure's rich and turbulent centuries-long history. Plan to visit Gwalior Fort during your Gwalior vacation using our convenient Gwalior day trip planning website.
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  • Gwalior Fort is nice but not well maintained. Kila gate is horrible. Very congested place. We experienced very bad roads with potholes. Sound & light show is okay.  more »
  • Good I enjyed beautiful v historicv informative,food good at gate online ticket takes time should make manual ones available  more »
  • The show is worth watching if u are visiting Gwalior. The location of the fort is beautiful.. Gives a full view of the city.. The fort is a must visit if you have children. Gives you an insight into.....  more »
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  • As we all know, this fort is located in the heart of the city. Visitors can access the fort from any part of the city using the traffic instruments. Its position among the city increases its beauty even further. For visitors, it has been the center of attraction since the beginning. It is a good way to enjoy summer holidays and add another score to your knowledge base.
  • The fort is absolutely amazing. It takes a lot of stamina to climb till the top, you can count it as an amazing exercise. You might just be able to view beautiful peacocks all around. The view from the fort is absolutely mesmerising as you can see the whole city. I just loved it. Gives royal feels literally. Do attend the sound and light show for more information
  • Gwalior Fort, situated on top of a hill, finds its place among the best fortresses of India. It is also considered to be one of the most impenetrable forts in the country. Known for its great architecture and rich past, Gwalior Fort is a must-visit attraction when visiting Central India. Read about the history of the fort here, and find out what makes it such a wonder.
  • Quite a big fort. I have wandered around here for two hours and I still barely manage to cover the whole fort. Art of building are quite good. I like Maansingh Palace the most. My overall experience was quite good.
  • Awesome place Lot of archeologist spend time here to capture the beauty of the fort. Amazing view from peak of the fort. Lots of people are there to come with their family. Some foreigners also come here to see the beauty of the fort. And understand the importance of the fort. And how they build. The infrastructure of the fort is amazing. If you go here please meet Kaalu who speak almost 7 different languages.

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