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Gulbarga Fort

Gulbarga, India
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Not worth it

Have seen much better forts and mosques in India which were maintained better. The mosque is well... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2018
Reza G
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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World’s Longest Cannon

It is exciting news for Gulbarga and Hyderabad Karnataka region people that the longest canon is... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2018
Kanchan58
,
Bangalore
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Have seen much better forts and mosques in India which were maintained better. The mosque is well built.

Thank Reza G
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

It is exciting news for Gulbarga and Hyderabad Karnataka region people that the longest canon is located in Gulbarga fort installed during the reign of Bahmani Empire in 14th century made by Turkish. It is made up of alloy of five elements called Panch dhatu....More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The Jama Masjid inbGulbarga Fort is supposed to be a copy of the Mosque in Cordoba Spain. It's beautiful arches and arcades are made in such a way that the Imam was visible from every point. It's a functional mosque. It's completely covered and quite...More

Thank Rana S
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Gulbarga fort is hardly 20 min away from gulbarga darga by auto fort is very big and most attractive in fort is jamiya masjid inside the masjid there very tall pillar use to make masjid its very big and good architecture style and on top...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Major attractions - Jamia Masjid, two big and amazing cannons and a strong well maintained structure called Ran-mandal that has 3 more cannons on top. No entry in Jamia Masjid if you are wearing shorts or other inappropriate clothes. Wear shoes if you intend to...More

Thank Yogesh R
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

The fort has a good architecture style and it consists the world's​ longest cannon which has a 29feet in length.

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Fort is tall and huge . We climbed on the steep steps. At the top it was amazing. Very good view of Gulbarga city . We saw old cannons at the top. At the top there is no fence, it’s not safe for kids. Very...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Awesome fort, you'd even find the replica of pillar mosque, with a shrine. maintanence and restoration of such historic places should be on priority

Thank Maseeh S
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Its one of the oldest ports in the north karnataka region. Many visit the place once they go gulbarga.

Thank basu738
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

The fort was built centuries back yet has an attraction. The architecture is truly awesome. Roads leading to the destination are not so good.

Thank Mohammed S
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