10 Best Forts Around Delhi

 

There are plenty of options when it comes to spend the vacations. There are many forts in Delhi. Forts near Delhi provide the best options to spend your vacations and make your trip memorable. Following are the some best forts around Delhi.

  • Agra

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Agra is situated on the banks of Yamuna River, in Uttar Pradesh. Agra as it has been developed as a centre of art, culture, learning and commerce. Agra has several historical places, monuments and buildings to visit, like the famous Taj Mahal, Agra Fort Fatehpur Sikri, Itmad-Ud-Daulah’s Tomb, Mariam’s Tomb and Akbar’s Tomb, Jama Masjid and Chini Ka Rauza etc. The fascinating architecture of the Mughal Dynasty and the tombs are the most inviting facts about Agra. It is one of the favorite tourist destinations which attract people from around the world. The famous mughlai food will be perfect for lunch and the famous sweet of Agra is Petha and Gajak.

  • Jaipur

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Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan. It is also called as the “Old City” or “Pink City. The Pink City is just perfect to visit if you love to see beautiful forts and architecture. Jaipur is full of cultural heritage from Hawa Mahal to Amer fort. In Jaipur we also have an opportunity of elephant ride; camel ride etc. One can observe stars and constellation at night. Market is full of stone curved sculptures, Zari, Gotta, Kinari, Kundan and Miniature paintings. Jaipur is a popular tourist destination in India. In Jaipur Rajasthani food is so famous and “Dal Baati Churma” is one of the special dishes of Jaipur, Rajasthan. The main language of Jaipur is Rajasthani, Dhundhari and Marwari.

  • Pushkar

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Pushkar is the city in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is fully surrounded by the Aravalli Mountains. One can observe stars and constellation at night. Market is full of stone curved sculptures, Zari, Gotta, Kinari, Kundan and Miniature paintings. It is a popular tourist destination in India. In Pushkar Rajasthani food is so famous and “Dal Baati Churma” is one of the special dishes of Pushkar, Rajasthan. The main language of Pushkar is Rajasthani, Dhundhari and Marwari. It is also considered as one of the best pilgrimage around Delhi.

  • Bikaner Fort

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Bikaner is a city in the northwest of the state of Rajasthan in India. It has developed into the fourth largest city in Rajasthan. The Bikaner Fort and its temples and palaces are preserved as museums and provide the insight view of the living style of the past Maharana of Rajasthan. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations.

  • Gwalior

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Gwalior is a historical and major city in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The whole city is surrounded by the hills from all the sides. Gwalior has emerged as an important tourist attraction in central India while many industries and administrative offices came up within the city. Gwalior is the second-most air-polluted city in India. Gwalior has been selected as one of the hundred Indian cities to be developed as a smart city under PM Narendra Modi’s flagship Smart Cities Mission.

  • Udaipur

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Udaipur is a major city, in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is the historic capital of the kingdom of Mewar. It is known for its history, culture, scenic locations and the Rajput palaces, Udaipur was also voted as the best city in the world to spend your vacations. Udaipur is also well known for its handicrafts such as paintings, marble articles, silver arts and terracotta. It is a most popular tourist destination.

  • Jaisalmer

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Jaisalmer is also known as “The Golden city”, in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Jaisalmer is also known for its leather messenger bags, made from wild camels. It is a historical place surrounded with forts, museums, gardens and many more other tourist attraction destination. It is considered as one of the most popular tourist destination.

 

  • Jodhpur

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Jodhpur is the second largest city in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Jodhpur is a popular tourist destination, featuring many palaces, forts and temples, set in the landscape of the Thar Desert. The city is also known as the “Sun City”. It is famous for its manufacturing includes textiles, metal utensils, bicycles, ink and sporting goods. A flourishing cottage industry exists for the manufacture of such items as glass bangles, cutlery, carpets and marble products. After handicrafts, it is the second largest city to be visited by the tourists to spend their vacations.

  • Mandawa

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Mandawa is a town in district of Rajasthan in India. Market is full of stone curved sculptures, Zari, Gotta, Kinari, Kundan and Miniature paintings. It is a popular tourist destination in India. It is known for its history, culture, scenic locations and the Rajput palaces. It was also voted as the best city in the world to spend your vacations. Mandawa is also well known for its handicrafts such as paintings, marble articles, silver arts and terracotta. It is a most popular tourist destination.

  • Neemrana

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Neemrana is an ancient historical town in Alwar district of Rajasthan, India. It is located on a high hillock and commands magnificent views of the surrounding beauty. It is India’s oldest heritage palace. There are many more famous places to be visited here. As it is a popular tourist destination for spending vacations.

 

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