Taragarh Fort

Open Time : 9:00 am to 6:30 pm

Entry : free

Address : Taragarh Fort, Taragarh Road, Taragarh, Ajmer, Rajasthan, India

Why to visit Taragarh Fort

The fort's entryway is characterised by three gateways, which are preceded by passageways and numerous bastions, as well as ramparts. Tourists are also drawn to these exhibitions, such as the legendary Grand Canyon or the 'Garbha Gunjan.' The Rani Mahal, which was created solely for the spouses and harems of the monarchs of the era and is also positioned in the same location, is also a popular tourist destination. When the sun goes down, the entire city is bathed in the dim light of the setting sun, and it is at its most beautiful.

The Taragarh Fort, which was built in 1354, is one of Bundi's most remarkable fortifications. Rao Deva formed the state of Bundi in this year, and the development of this vast square began then. The attraction, also known as the 'Star Fort,' is perched on a steep slope and provides a spectacular view of the entire city of Bundi, which is nestled in the Nagpahari region of the Aravalli hills. "More so the work of Goblins than of men," wrote acclaimed author Rudyard Kipling about the fort.

How to reach?

✓ By Air: The nearest airport is Kishangarh Airport (Ajmer Airport), which is 30 kilometres distant.

✓ By Railway Station: The nearest railway station is Ajmer Junction Railway Station, which is 1.5 kilometres away.

✓ By Road / Bus Station: The Ajmer Bus Station is 2 kilometres away; Ajmer is also well connected to other major cities.

FAQ on Taragarh Fort

When is the most ideal time to visit Taragarh Fort?

From November to March the best time to visit the Taragarh Fort is when the weather is favourable and you can comfortably wander across the fort and discover it.

Where can I find directions to the fort?

A Jeep is required to get to the fort and the route is long and winding. A hard 1.5-hour hike begins beyond the Adhai Din ka Jhonpra Mosque and takes visitors to the top.

Special Tip

On your way within the fort, you'll come across a lot of monkeys and langoors, so bring a wooden stick with you. However, remember to bring a bottle of water because there is no drinking water within the fort.

By Aaditri

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