Sunday, November 17, 2019

Suvarnadurg Fort

Island fortress at the coast in Arabian Sea. There is another fortress on the mainland and both parts of the fortress in the past...

Sindhudurg Fort

An amazing fortress which is built along a complex perimeter of an island in Arabian Sea. Fort is built in the 17th century, with...

Raigad Fort

Impressive hill fortress with 1,737 steps leading up towards it. Constructed in 1030, later extended with magnificent structures. Location, GPS coordinates: 18.2361 N 73.4413 E Categories: Fortifications and...

Murud-Janjira Fort

Very impressive marine fort in an island with 19 intact bastions. originally built in the 15th century, fortified afterwards. Location, GPS coordinates: 18.2999 N 72.9649 E Categories: Fortifications...

Lohagad Fort

Amazing hill fortress, with a part of it built on narrow cliff summit. The impressive access to the fortress is called Vinchukata. Developed since...

Daulatabad Fort

One of the best fortified forts - conical, 200 m tall hill. Lower slopes of the hill have been cut away, leaving 50 m...

Rohtasgarh Fort

An ancient, enormous fort built on a steepsided plateau. Fortification could be up to 1000 years old and is one of the largest forts...

Red Fort, Delhi

An enormous fort, built in the 17th century. Contains important monuments of architecture. Location, GPS coordinates: 28.6558 N 77.2403 E Categories: Fortifications and defensive walls, Fortresses and forts Values: Architecture,...

Qila Mubarak

The most ancient fortification in India, at least 1900 years old, but contains elements even from Harappa period. Location, GPS coordinates: 30.2080 N 74.9373 E Categories: Fortifications and...

Mehrangarh Fort

One of the most impressive forts in India, towering above the city on 122 metres high hill. Includes several palaces. Construction started in 1459. Location,...