Gwalior Fort, Gwalior

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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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  • I loved this Fort. Fascinating on the inside as well as being impressive from the outside. Helps to have a guide for the History. Would love to have seen it in it’s original state. Doesn’t take long t...  more »
  • We didn't feel safe, we were only two. A guard armed with a shotgun at the entrance. Bunch of idle young people who watched and followed us. We chose to turn back our way.
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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
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