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Jaigarh Fort

| above Amber Fort, Jaipur 302013, India
+91 81044 46566
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| above Amber Fort, Jaipur 302013, India
+91 81044 46566
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an incredible place to visit. Our guide from Friendly Planet provided so much history and interesting facts.

1  Thank Sam M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is supposed to be a private property of Raja of Jaipur. But still not maintained. Dirt lying here and there. Walls badly damaged. The 2 reason why we should come here is Secret tunnel from Amber palace comes here and it is home to...More

Thank Jaideep J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This fort was really nice to see how it was built and the time it took just amazing, the views were really good to, worth a visit if your in Jaipur.

Thank Sunshine7861
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to see the largest canon on wheels and the foundry where it was made then do visit this place.

Thank gautam k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just think about it: this was built hundreds of years ago, on the top of a mountain in crazy heat! You couldn't do it today.

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jaigarh fort in Jaipur is still famous for it’s giant canon named Jai Baan. It is said to be the largest among the canon of 17th century. Water harvesting scheme is another feature worth seeing. The art and science of canon manufacturing including the equipment...More

Thank tripson6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another one of many excellent forts we have visited on our trip. We walked up and would only recommend if happy going uphill. There is the alternative of going up to the fort on the back of an elephant

Thank alboy54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this fort whilst on an extensive tour of Rajasthan. What a magnificent piece of architecture it is.

Thank Geoff2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jaigarh Fort is just adjacent to Amer Fort in Jaipur. Folktales suggest that this was the place where the King’s army deployed at Amer Fort was placed. The most interesting and fascinating fact about this fort is that it holds World’s Largest Wheeled Cannon, Jaivana.

Thank DrVipin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The highlight of this fort is 'Jaivan' the largest cannon in the world as they claim it. You may choose to miss this one. The fort area is huge, do carry comfortable shoes and water along. Not as beautiful as other forts and is not...More

1  Thank scoopsnsteps
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Trish A A
8 November 2017|
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Response from Vasudev68 | Reviewed this property |
No, till you enter the fort since its steep. Inside it's flat & can take own time to traverse.
arvind k
4 May 2017|
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Response from Vasudev68 | Reviewed this property |
No. The tunnel is closed & may have to take a vehicle detour to reach Jaigarh.