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Devanahalli Fort

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Off NH7, beyond BIAL, Devanhalli, India
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This has to be seen and rebuilt to its real glory

A fortress where Tippu Sultan was born. We can see the ramparts under reconstruction and a will to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Anand P
Beautiful evening

First visit on an evening looking out for a temple and we landed here with many temples within. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
susmeez
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The Devanahalli Fort, famed for being Tipu Sultan’s birth-place, is located beyond the Bangalore Airport, off NH7. It also houses temples.
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good23%
  • Average47%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“mud fort” (4 reviews)
“small village” (3 reviews)
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Off NH7, beyond BIAL, Devanhalli, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A fortress where Tippu Sultan was born. We can see the ramparts under reconstruction and a will to restore the history of this place. Fortunately, the remains are apparent and can be partially restored.

Thank Anand P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit on an evening looking out for a temple and we landed here with many temples within. A walk on the fort wall is quiet refreshing . Its a full fledged village settlement within the fort than a place for tourist attraction

Thank susmeez
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Apart from having some historical significance this place doesn’t have much to offer for history buffs or people looking for some impressive or majestic view. Once you enter the gate you see a temple and beyond that is a crowded town. It was a bit...More

Thank GuruJayasimha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is on the way to Nandi hills... approx 40 km from bangalore...but nothing is there to see except the entrance.... waste of time

Thank shamy786
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is located in Devanahalli Near Bangalore -Hyderabad Highway, Its looks good from outside, but there is nothing much to see from inside.

Thank SURBHI J
Reviewed 28 November 2017

nothing to see at the fort itself really, but lets you take amazing pictures of sun going down as the fort is quite far above the grounds

Thank Lana M
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Why, o why, can we not get our act together to preserve our beautiful heritage. The Fort looks quite lovely from outside... however when you enter the arch of the fort... lo and behold... there is a full town that has sprouted inside the fort....More

1  Thank nidhilall
Reviewed 27 October 2017

LOCATION: Its a little beyond Bangalore International Airport after toll booth on Main Hyderabad highway. Sufficient and noticeable signage to miss it. Google map would also take to the dot. FORT: Its Mud and stone fort. After entering, Ramparts are accessible from left side. One...More

Thank mvijay_153
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Devanahalli is located 35Km from Bangalore city, Devanahalli fort is among the 4 forts of Bangalore. A trace of the original Gowda built fort still exists with two large square towers within the fort are probably built on square bastions that Mallabairegowda would have built...More

Thank Travexlore_Satej
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This place is located on the Airport Road, just 0.5 km from the main road. There is nothing much do explore, and just a few Fort Walls. Takes hardly 10-15 mins to look around. Can be visited once, if driving around this place.

Thank Ajith_Setty
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