Open Time : 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Entry : free
Address : Gingee Fort, Muttakadu R.F., Tamil Nadu, India
More Travel Tips from Chennai
Why to visit Gingee Fort
Gingee Fort or Senji Fort, known as one of India's most formidable forts, is another excellent spot to trek near Chennai. This fort, which is located in the Villupuram district near Pondicherry, contains historically and architecturally significant sights such as the Kalyana Mahal and the Queen Fort. Rajagiri, Krishnagiri, and Chandrayandurg are the three hillocks to hike to. It was constructed in the 9th century by the Chola Dynasty and afterwards modified in the 13th century by the Vijayanagar Empire. A wonderful place to hike and photograph the fort's architecture.
Travel during the week to avoid the crowds.
By Shobhna J.
Disclaimer: Please note that the content of this blog/article including links, texts, images, and graphics is only meant for informational purposes. We do not intend to infringe any copyright policy or do not possess any third-party material. If you have issues related to any of our content or images, kindly drop your message at firstname.lastname@example.org