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Sankakiri Fort

On Sankakiri Hills, Salem 637301, India
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What an amazing display of our great culture! Thanks to the archaeological department for... read more

Reviewed January 30, 2018
vinvmax
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Hubli-Dharwad, India
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An excellent fort and trekking destination

A vijayanagara era fort now in ruins. But on the way to the top, you can find glimpses of its past... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2017
rat_astro
,
Bengaluru, India
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On Sankakiri Hills, Salem 637301, India
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Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing display of our great culture! Thanks to the archaeological department for maintaining it as well as making it a fun place to visit! Take a day’s time to visit this place if you want to explore. However if you are with elderly,...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2017

A vijayanagara era fort now in ruins. But on the way to the top, you can find glimpses of its past glory through temples, walls etc. It requires descent amount of physical activity to climb it and hence better be done in the early hours...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

This fort is in ruins now. Parts are there in the form of temple and ruins of our ancient history. But still you can enjoy a lot as it takes time to reach out to top and very much tiresome.

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Reviewed May 27, 2017

The Sankakiri fort is a historical place. The construction of the fort was too good. Location is fantastic and awesome.

Thank anithaaravamuthan
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Reviewed May 25, 2017

Sankagiri Fort was built in the 15th century by the Vijayanagar empire. It has 14 fort walls built on and around a hill and the last phase these walls were built by the British. The fort served as a British tax storage facility for Kongu...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2017

This is one of the historical fort which tells the greatness of ancient people construction.Location is awesome.

Thank gani1997
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Reviewed December 16, 2016

thippu sulthan port is there.in middle of the hill nel umi mandapam is there. in top sentraya perumal temple and muslim temple also there.interesting place.at starting point siva temple is there.but no maintanance.

Thank kumarselva909
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Reviewed June 26, 2016

Best place to visit when person loves historic place, especially Archaeological place. This palace is little far from city, but one can definitely plan for it. Must visit place.

Thank Krupali J
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Reviewed February 13, 2016

Good food, Good Hospitality, Heritage Building, comfortable stay with Wifi, rooms are and all other thins

Thank 611hari
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Reviewed May 22, 2015

This fort is not a place to be if you specially plan for it. Its an average fort and you won't like it much if you have seen first before

Thank Munzer C
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