Warangal Fort, Warangal
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Warangal Fort

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Warangal Fort
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About Warangal Fort

    • Entry: Paid
    • Not Allowed: Pets
    • Timings - Opening & Closing: Monday - Friday: 10.00 AM - 6.00 PM , Saturday: 10.00 AM - 6.00 PM , Sunday: 10.00 AM - 6.00 PM , Public Holidays: 10.00 AM - 6.00 PM

Warangal Fort is spread over a radius of 19 km between Warangal and Hanamkonda. This fort was constructed in the 13th century, when this region was under the administration of King Ganapati Deva and his daughter Rudramma Devi. This fort is also famous for its intricately carved arches and pillars; and four large stone gateways. The temple inside the fort is dedicated to the Mother Earth, Swayambhudevi.

Located close to this fort is the monument called Khush Mahal which was constructed by Shittabh Khan, supposedly over the Kakatiya palace.
 

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  • Best Time:  During Sunset
  • Length of visit:  2-3hrs
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Shivakuru Boss
  • Shivakuru Boss
  • Lives in Chennai
  • 2 Reviews

"Good place to take good photos"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted Aug 26, 2014
Yes, it is one of the very good place and it shows how the traditional India is. It has good places to take photos and it shows the flashback of Kakaitya dynasty.
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Kathik
  • Kathik
  • Lives in Hyderabad
  • 7 Reviews

"The archaeological monument"

  • 6.00/7
  • Posted Jun 27, 2014
The Warangal Fort is an archaeological monument with numerous shiva shrines and historical structures, which are mainly in ruins. Although most parts are in ruins, the elaborate sculptures of Kakatiya dynasty are still preserved. The highlight of this site are the Toranas, or tall sculpted gateways. There are 4 toranas on 4 sides. Most of the monuments were ruined during invasion by the British. It has a good garden to play.The place gives a feeling of the famous Vijayanagara sites in Hampi.
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Dheeraj Ramchandani
  • Dheeraj Ramchandani
  • Lives in Jaipur
  • 7 Reviews

"Fun With Friends"

  • 4.00/7
  • Posted May 28, 2014
The Warangal fort is good. The fees were also nominal - around Rs 10 for each person. This is a good place to visit if you like birds and mountains. There are hotels and small accommodations where you can relax and have a good time.
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