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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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  • We were a li'l unsure about the trip as we were planning it for March since its Summer. But, we just went ahead and it was PERFECT. Luckily, it was a day before Holi, which means, just a night before ...  more »
  • Magnificent Live Fort with people, cattle, Wells, temples, mosque, school within. Took the car through the Fort gates and through the village. walked into the centuries old massive granary which is in...  more »
  • Let me make it clear that Gandikota Fort isn't the attraction the Canyon is the attraction. People have rated the fort instead of the Canyon. The Fort itself isn't great just a structure that's on the...  more »