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 World Famous Jaigarh Fort 

Jaigarh Fort Near Amer Places in JAIPUR

The Jaigarh Fort is a majestic stronghold built by Sawan Jai Singh II. This almost-intact fort is surrounded by huge battlements and is connected to the Amer Fort (also called 'Amber' Fort), with subterranean passages. Originally built to protect the Amer Fort and the palace within the complex, the Jaigarh Fort is architecturally similar to the Amer Fort, and offers a panoramic view of the city of Jaipur. The fort houses the world's largest cannon on wheels, a majestic palace complex and the assembly hall of the warriors known as 'Shubhat Niwas' along with a museum and an armory. Apart from the intricate architecture of the fort, the fort was also renowned for a huge treasure that was believed to be buried under the fort. It is now said that the government of Rajasthan seized the treasure when it was discovered in the 1970s. The Jaigarh Fort was built to secure Jaipur City and the Amer fort from warlords and rivals.


Above Amber Fort, Jaipur, Rajasthan-302001


10:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Public and government holidays

Jaigarh Fort Fees :-

Entry Fee Started From - Rs.70 INR
Foreign Fee - 200 Rs INR
Indian students Fee - 40 Rs INR
Parking facility is available.
Food facility is available.
Car Parking Fees - 100 Rs INR 
Rajasthan tourism board Guide Fees - 200 Rs. INR

Visiting fort in all the forts of Jaipur. Entry ticket is of 40/- for Indian students and 70/- for Indian tourists. Fort is at 4 km. Distance from Jaigarh mode. You have to book your auto.Personal 
vehicle is recommended if you really want to have fun of all the places. Or if you will walk 4km. then awesome scenery that you may miss in vehicle.One can take his vehicle to the highest point for 
maximum -100/-. 

Time to Visit :- Best time to visit Jaygarh is Monsoon & Winters.One of the historic places to visit in Jaipur. The right time to visit would be in rains or in winters. There you can explore the beauty of jaipur city. Serene place with quaint calmness around. The old artillery has different cannons on display. Good place to visit with family or friends.The highlight of the fort is the biggest cannon in the world and the awesome view below.Nice calm place to visit and glace at our rich history.

Historic place

You can visit whole fort almost in 1 hour. It has many things, weapons, guns, and many other information related to history. Amazing weapons collection of 16th, 17th century. Jaigarh fort is one of most visiting place in Jaipur. Jaigarh fort located at a distance of 15kms from the Jaipur city. It grabs the attention of the travelers with its unique approach. Particularly the cravings on the walls make it stands as an architectural wonder along with its rainwater harvesting system. Mostly known as the fort of victory this particular fort is constructed to store the weapons and other military utilities.It is a historic fort located on a hill, the scenic view from the top is breath taking and the museum inside showcases marks and weapons used during the battle in the history.

Located at a distance of 15 kms from the Pink City of India, Jaipur the magnificent royal construction Jaigarh Fort grabs the attention of travelers with its unique approach. Particularly the carvings on 
the walls make it stand as an architectural wonder along with its rainwater harvesting system. This striking construction stands at the top of the Aravalli ranges with several interesting features.
It is located around 10 Km away from famous Amber fort. The main attraction of the fort is the gigantic canon 'Jaivana' along with its exceptional military architecture. The structures are well preserved, the entire fort is clean and walking along with the wall of the fort is a pleasant experience. The view of Jaipur City from top of the fort is awesome. Jaigarh Fort is home to the amour and weapons that were used during the wars fought earlier. The view of Amber Fort from here is breathtaking. The fort is huge and one can get lost in the numerous twists and turns if you 
don't have someone to guide you around.

Jaigarh Fort of Jaipur situated along the Aravali Ranges close to the Amer Fort and Lake was built by King Jai Singh II to protect the Amer Fort and its palace complex. Its uniqueness lies in the fact that an artillery Cannon called 'Jaivana'; which was manufactured in the fort precincts and is the world's largest wheeled cannon is located there. A place worth visiting for its architectural and historical value.

The guide from the Rajasthan tourism board will cost you Rs.200 at the ticket counter but once you are inside the palace guards will offer their help to take you through. You can pay them as per your desire at the end of the tour. The cars can go inside the fort upon paying a fee of Rs.100 at the ticket counter so do opt for that Jaigarh Fort is situated on the promontory called the Cheel ka Teela (Hill of Eagles) of the Aravalli range; it overlooks the Amer Fort and the Maota Lake, near Amer in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. The fort was built by Jai Singh II in 1726 to protect the Amer Fort and its palace complex and was named after him.The fort, rugged and similar in structural design to the Amer Fort, is also known as Victory Fort. It has a length of 3 kilometers (1.9 mi) along the north–south direction and a width of 1 kilometer (0.62 mi). The fort features a cannon named "Jaivana"(Jaivana Cannon), which was manufactured in the fort precincts and was then the world's largest cannon on wheels. Jaigarh Fort and Amer Fort are connected by subterranean passages and considered as one complex.

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