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Gandikota Fort, Kadapa

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Admire impressive towers of Gandikota Fort, a stone fort built upon a hill on the right bank of Pennar River. Guarded by a huge 20 m (66 ft) high entrance gate, the fort features 101 separate bastions each of them over 12 m (40 ft) tall. Two fort houses two exquisitely carved temples build in 15th-16th century and a later huge Friday prayer mosque with elegant pointed arches built next to a large granary with vaulted roof. Check out a canon in the yard and an impressive and graceful Pigeon Tower with fretted windows. Enjoy view of a grand canyon carved deep by the river from seen from the walls. To visit Gandikota Fort and get the most from your holiday in Kadapa, create itinerary details personal to you using our Kadapa itinerary maker.
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  • Thought it can't be compared to the Grand Canyon of US, the Gandikota gorge is beautiful on its own. The place is just awesome, especially if there's water in the gorge. The gorge view point has clear...  more »
  • You know the word "breathtaking" this view will definatley take your brath away. Wonderful picuture points, nature at its best, vally which makes grand canyon look like a gully. Its not too far, too d...  more »
  • The fort is just ordinary, but the real beauty is just behind the fort, an awesome gorge and river. The view is really worth and effort to reach the place. There are very less accommodation available ...  more »

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