Archaeological Heritage – Famous Forts and Palaces of India


Forts and Palaces in IndiaForts and Palaces in India belong to different periods and due to its large size, magnificence and history associated with them, they attract visitor’s attraction.

The seven-storeyed Leh Palace in Ladakh, Tipu Sultan’s Palace at Mysore, Bir Singh Palace at Datiya, Madhya Pradesh, Mattancherry and Padmanabhapuram Palaces in Kerala are known for their beautiful fresco mural paintings.

Other beautiful and magnificent palaces and forts are found in Rajasthan, Karnataka, Andra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh and other state.

Some Important Forts of India

  • Gingee Fort of Tamil Nadu
  • Janjira (in the sea) and Simhagarh Forts of Maharashtra
  • Golconda Fort of Andhra Pradesh
  • The Kangra Fort of Himachal Pradesh
  • Chittaurgarh and Ranthambore Forts of Rajasthan
  • Asirgarh, Mandu and Gwalior Forts of Madhya Pradesh
  • Rohtas Fort of Bihar
  • Tughlaqabad Fort and Red Fort of Delhi
  • Agra Fort and Allahabad Fort of Uttar Pradesh
  • Daulatabad Fort of Maharastra

Post a Comment