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Queen's Fort

On Narmada Banks, Maheshwar, India
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Very Impressive

Love it. The structure is very impressive. Great for photo lovers. There handlooms nearby where... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cgdsdgr
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Bengaluru, India
Wonderful Ancient Architecture

There are many facets to this fort. There is the Queen's courtroom, several temples - some of which... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
TravelNike
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New Delhi, India
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On Narmada Banks, Maheshwar, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love it. The structure is very impressive. Great for photo lovers. There handlooms nearby where you can buy scarf & sari The plce is very clean & there are lots of temples nearby. It was like living in game of thrones.

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

There are many facets to this fort. There is the Queen's courtroom, several temples - some of which have wonderful ancient architecture and finally wonderful ghats by the Narmada river. One must keep at least 2 hours to enjoy/explore the fort.

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

fort is maintained by trust and it provides rooms for stay and good for one night stay, as more than one night, there is nothing more to see.

1  Thank Paras K
Reviewed 20 October 2017

The Maheshwar fort on a hill towers over the city, overlooking the Narmada to the South. First built by Mauryans around 320 BCE it was later repaired and expanded by Munj deo of the Paramar dynasty in 1025 CE. In 1773 Malhar Rao captured the...More

Thank Frontiermail
Reviewed 7 October 2017

absolutely incomparable place, you can walk for a long time and consider the wonders of architecture, take a boat and go from shore to appreciate the beauty of the fort from the river, The best time for walking is the morning until 10 am and...More

1  Thank Yana B
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

A must visit if you are in Maheshwar. Also for the reason to pay homage to the lady who single handedly restored almost all the 12 jyotirlings (being a devout Shiva devotee) and most of the other pilgrim places across India, building shelters. The fort...More

1  Thank samsamal
Reviewed 13 September 2017

It is a large palace cum fort on the banks of the river Narmada .Its fairly well maintained . It houses a Heritage Hotel viz, Ahilya Fort , a Co-op Society of Weavers Viz, Rehwa , temple complex and expansive ghats .The view of the...More

Thank 982pradipb
Reviewed 4 September 2017

its awesome , i amazed that how it was built . very beautiful and historical values. but local bodies must manage this type of monuments by time time cleaning.

Thank meenumanish77
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Must visit rather only place in Maheshwar worth visiting...half of da fort is now a hotel n has no access to it....do catch a guide( which are easily available at entrance 250 rupees) or else u won't b able to know da importance of da...More

Thank FtLtPranav
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Queen's Fort is a palace complex of Devi Ahilyabai Holkar and houses the palace, known locally known as 'Rajwada'. Devi Ahilyabai spend most of her life time in the 'Rajwada' and lived there till her death. The Queen's residential area is well preserved and showcases...More

1  Thank ShvRm_Traveller
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sourav k
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Response from Badrinathan | Reviewed this property |
Depending on where you plan to stay. Autos are available, but it's fun to walk around in that small town to see the local stuff, food joints, local markets and to feel the environment. Do carry a hand torch if you move... More
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