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The Dindigul Fort or Dindigul Malai Kottai is a 17th-century hill fort, built by Madurai Nayak... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Tiruchirappalli, India
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The historical tippu fort was not maintained. This is historical place and used for illegal... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Syed S
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Dindigul Village, Dindigul, India
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

The Dindigul Fort or Dindigul Malai Kottai is a 17th-century hill fort, built by Madurai Nayak situated in the town of Dindigul in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. The fort was built by the Madurai Nayak king Muthu Krishnappa Nayak in 1605. In...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The historical tippu fort was not maintained. This is historical place and used for illegal activities. It is not good to visit with family now a days.

Thank Syed S
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We used Dindigul only as a halt to our long journey from Rameshwaram back to Bangalore. We asked hotel reception for places to visit in Dindigul. Firs he made a face like there is nothing notable at the place. Then he said that there is...More

1  Thank prateek g
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Its really a nice view from the top and the way to the top is really awsme. One of the place we must watch in dindigul.

Thank Ani53
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The place half kilometers uphill. Less place to hide in order to beat the sun. Remember to take water. Fort its meant for defending. Could spot artillery aimed at the city. Defense walls round the hill. Historical lovers will found more interesting. Wish I lived...More

Thank sMahendrakumar
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

From outside it's pretty ordinary but inside it's huge and beautiful. Magnificent view of the city from top. Temple and mosque like structures are there. Little steep to get to the top but once you are there you won't mind the little effort. Very near...More

Thank abhik_fe
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Since I visited during the hot season I decided to go in the morning which turned out too be a good idea since it still was quite hot from the reflection on the stone. It was a lot of steps cut in the stone leading...More

1  Thank Envall
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I used to see this fort while passing by the Trichy -Madurai road. It looked quite imposing from a distance . I finally got to visit the fort but chose a wrong time around 11 am when it was sweltering hot. The climb to the...More

Thank engineer k
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

History of dindigul is outlined from this Rockfort named as malaikottai in tamil launguage . Great views of dindigul . Want to go in evening time for soothing climate .

1  Thank aruna v
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A hill fort built by Madurai Nayakars. From the top, you can view the scenic view of Dindigul villages. History lovers, students, children and everyone should visit to know the ancient history & culture.

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