Pokhran Fort

Open Time : 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Entry : paid

Address : The Fort Pokaran - A Heritage Hotel, Dist, Pokhran, Rajasthan, India

Why to visit Pokhran Fort

The majestic fort has a huge door with sinister spikes jutting out to stop elephant stampede. It houses a museum displaying armoury, pottery, miniature paintings and costumes worn by the maharajas of the bygone era. Surrounding the fort is the village of Pokhran that welcomes every traveller with a warm heart. The local weavers and potters working at the market, safari over the sand dunes, a community that feeds the migratory birds are all the beauty of Pokhran.

Built by the clan of Rathores, the Pokhran fort exhibits the marvels of ancient rajasthani architecture. Not only do you get to enjoy a photography session here with beautiful backdrops but the fort also lets you seep into the history.

Dading back to several hundred years, the fort still stands without any harm and houses a museum and a resort in its premises. One of the most famous Places to visit in Pokhran, this fort will let you marvel at various beautiful angles of the sunset from its many corners. Standing still since the fourteenth century, the fort houses various other structures inside it including a Hawa Mahal, Mangal Niwas and Phool Mahal.

Special Tip

The entry costs INR 50 per person.Double check the entry price before visiting.The best time to visit Pokhran Fort in Jaisalmer is during the winter season which begins in the month of November and lasts till February.

By Sparsh Kapoor

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