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Qila Rai Pithora

Press Enclave Marg | Near Lado Sarai, New Delhi 110002, India
+91 98182 04740
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“walking track” (2 reviews)
“prithvi” (3 reviews)
“remnants” (3 reviews)
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Press Enclave Marg | Near Lado Sarai, New Delhi 110002, India
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"remnants"
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"saket"
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"fort"
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

The foundations of the Qila Rai Pithora dates back to as early as 8th century! It’s one of the oldest fort of the region and spreads across parts of South West Delhi.

Thank Kumar S
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

As per the historians , this is the first fortified settlement in this geography built around early 8th century by Tomara dynasty & later further enhanced in the 12th century by Prithviraj Chauhan. The relics are spread across of the south west part of New...More

Thank Mazhar_M_Ali
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

Delhi's oldest city and a proud heritage. Valour of Chauhan's which includes Prithvi Raj Chauhan is something which Indian needs to celebrate.

Thank salwajudum
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

It's a 900 meters walking track for walkers !! Green grass soothes the eyes !! Can also see children playing in the greenery !! It's good that the guards are little strict n does not allow sports activity !! The fort is well maintained !!

1  Thank Deepali S
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

It is a fort belongs to the Chauhan rulers of Delhi. King Prithviraj Chauhan the Chauhan ruler rebuilt old fort Lal Kot, and extended it further. He renamed it to Qila Rai Pithora. After his defeat to Sultanate forces it was used as Delhi Sultanate...More

Thank tripsmaker
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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

The Durg ( Fort ) once built by Prithvi Raj Chauhan remains only in the form of remnants around Saket & Mehrauli and it is now frequented mostly by Morning and evening walkers who walk on the almost 900 metres walking track that has been...More

1  Thank rjsh123
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is huge stone wall that once used to be the compound of the first city established here. Delhi had total 7 cities in different centuries established by different empires. This was the first one.

Thank Rasik P
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

An average place to visit for history lovers specially. Nothing much to see here. Can be avoided also.

Thank Shilpamittal
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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

It is said to be built by prithviraj chauhan. I could not explore must because my son was not ready to go further inside. Will update next time I go there

Thank BhagwatiPrasad
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Reviewed 4 March 2016

Do not waste your time in visiting this place. It only consist of ruins and you have nothing much to explore historically.

1  Thank RAJ-GS-REVIEWS
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