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Panna Meena ka Kund

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Address: Near Amber Fort, Jaipur, India
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+91 90017 15916

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Well, well, well

An old water well at the base of the Amber Fort in the town of Amer and across the road from a lovely Hindu temple (Jagat Shiromani). Being the middle of winter, the water level... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Karen S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

An old water well at the base of the Amber Fort in the town of Amer and across the road from a lovely Hindu temple (Jagat Shiromani). Being the middle of winter, the water level in it was very low (and alarmingly green looking), but this allowed a detailed look at its intricate design and engineering, many angled fights of... More 

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Thank Karen S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was the original Amber Fort before the original one was built incredible structure to see in monsoon season as it fills people jump from higher levels!

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Thank LondonCharlotte
Karnal, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nothing to get excited about. Architecture is great but not maintained. Its inside Nahargarh fort. Its a place where queens used to take bath and its deep enough too. filled with dirty water now.

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Thank Pradeep N
Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

After our climb to the Amber Fort, we descended the other side into Amer town on foot. This masterpiece of engineering is off the beaten track. Utterly beautiful and not one other visitor at the time we went.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On the way to the Amber Fort you can stop for a brief opportunity to view this interesting, historic, step well. Quite a few possible ways to descend the maze of steps, but it's not used today due to modern water delivery in the area.

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Colne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Easily missed luckily our driver showed us this super natural well which was in the facinity of the Amber fort . Very quiet without many visitors the well once used by maharani for batheing is a stunning architectural delight .

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't jump in with the locals unless you have cash to keep out of jail! Lesson learned by my hubby. Lets just say he had to pay for the experience.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful place. Visitors are not supposed to go down the well, but some others had so I joined them and got shouted at by the guard, but it was worth it. Count the possible ways to descend to the bottom!

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Panna Meena ka Kund / Baodi have been built in the 16th century and still well maintained. If you are visiting Amer Fort in Jaipur than dont forget to visit this step well.

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is not covered by most of the travelers, it is must visit and people learn about ancient and medieval cultures of water conservation.

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