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Jaigarh Fort

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Address: | above Amber Fort, Jaipur 302013, India
Phone Number: +91 81044 46566
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Visit for the view and canon

Jaigarh Fort is located up on a hill above Amber Fort. From Jaigarh one can get a good view of Jaipur and also of Amber Fort. Not too much to see in this fort. One of the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 May 2016
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Mumbai, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

Jaigarh Fort is located up on a hill above Amber Fort. From Jaigarh one can get a good view of Jaipur and also of Amber Fort. Not too much to see in this fort. One of the highlights is a hoge cannon towards the edge of the fort. A good picture spot.

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New Delhi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

The moment we stepped out of our car a gentleman with polished language came to us telling about some basic places of this palace, when we said that we just want to see World's largest Cannon, he told us the exact location and direction. But asked us to stop to show something more, we tried to refuse him by saying... More 

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Jaigarh Fort, Jaipur has the worlds biggest cannon which was made in a inhouse canon factory. The cannon gives the clear idea of the grauduer, power and capabilities of the erstwhile jaipur dynasties.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

I really surprise when visit there. Normally this fort is not in plan for tourist but if you have chance I strongly recommend to visit here. The Fort is locate higher than Amber Fort and from there visitor can see all over Amber .

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Ghaziabad
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

We have two options to go to Jaigarh fort. One through Tunnel from Amber fort and another by road, a seperate way is going to jaigarh before 4 km on amer fort.. If we go through tunnel then it is approx 2-3 Km long. 1 km underground and rest open. you may find the paid battery car to up and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Nargarh and Jaigarh Fort has the same entrance leading ṭo the top of the hill and Nargarh fort is mostly mistaken to be housing the largest canon in the world. But actually it's the Jaigarh fort that has it. The fort is superb and should be visited at least once.

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Must visit for the rain water reservoirs and a beautiful panorama of Jaipur. Not to miss the Cannon foundries and the mighty and majestic Jaivana- the largest Cannon on wheels in the world!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

The views are just stunning and visiting a place with so much history is always a treat. The canon is impressive although smaller than I expected in comparison to the weight of it.

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

The fort is located at a high hill so it gives a magnificent views of city & also that of Amber fort. It is connected with amber fort through a passage however you cant access that passage. One of the most interesting thing about this fort is that almost all its facilitits are intact. The entry price is also cheap... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This fort is not as big and magnificent as mighty Amber Fort, but it is a lot cheaper (85 rupees for foreigners at the time of writing). If you want to use your camera, it is an extra 50 rupees. This fort houses the world's largest cannon on wheels (which I think is why most people come here). Personally, it... More 

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