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Awsome History

Fantastic Architect, Must visit place. With this must visit Abbasi Masjid and Nawab's grave yard... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Awais S
Desert Jewel being renovated

This is one of the most impressive structures in the area which dwarfs other Nawab Palaces in... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
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Derawar, Bahawalpur 63210, Pakistan
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Fantastic Architect, Must visit place. With this must visit Abbasi Masjid and Nawab's grave yard about 3 minutes drive from Darawar Fort.

Thank Awais S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Derawar Fort, to the southeast, on the edge of the Cholistan Desert, makes an exciting day's outing from either Ahmedpur East or Bahawalpur. The massive fort towers over the surrounding semi-desert and is visible from miles around. The huge walls, supported by enormous round buttresses,...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

This is one of the most impressive structures in the area which dwarfs other Nawab Palaces in architecture. The best time to visit is sunrise or sunset when it glows golden in the sunlight. It is about 45 kilometers from Ahmed Pur East (Dera Nawab...More

Thank SalmanLondon
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Like the Kot Digi Fort, Derawar Fort is massive and sensational. Made out of millions of bricks it is a formidable structure and definitely worth the drive to visit. On the outside it looks its most impressive - sadly, the inside offers a different view...More

Thank Dirk W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

what a beautiful fort which had an amazing plan for fresh air to be circulated through its basement .the harem area was well planned too in those times but has now crumbled.it is worth the visit.

Thank Saintjoan2001
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

I have only visited the fort once but since then I have been in awe of this huge structure. It's beautiful architecture is not just a piece of art but every nook and corner of the fort takes you back in time when the fort...More

Thank H6117UMsaraa
Reviewed 8 March 2017

What a gem!!!!!!! This is by far the best fort so far. The drive was long and took us along the desert area. The fort is in great need of restoration and preservation- very much like most of the sites in pakistan. This fort is...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing baked clay brick structure still standing tall in its glory after about twelve centuries. Covering an area of about 1500 sq meters, one has to appreciate the arduous work undertaken to erect this incredible sight.

Thank O7499CFalis
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Derawar Fort is located 100 KM away from Bahawalpur city. It is actually located in Tehsil Yazman of Bahawalpur District. So the address of Derawar Fort Needs correction. Derawar Fort is located at the start of Greater Cholistan Desert along the banks of old Hakra...More

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Response from Saintjoan2001 | Reviewed this property |
Road conditions are good.not really if you have problems entering fort quid e AZAM helps or call my husband. Yes there are people who will put you up. Ask around when you reach there. Masjid is functioning. There is a... More