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Lohagarh Fort

Lohagarh Fort, Gopalgarh, Bharatpur, Rajasthan 321001, India

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About Lohagarh Fort

It was constructed by Bharatpur jat rulers situated in Bharatpur. Maharaja Suraj Mal used all his power and wealth to a good cause and built numerous forts and palaces across his kingdom, one of them being the Lohagarh Fort (Iron fort), which was one of the strongest ever built in Indian history.


Attractions near Lohagarh Fort

Keoladeo National Park7.54km from Lohagarh Fort

This is a famous avifauna sanctuary that hosts thousands of birds, especially during the winter season. Over 230 species of birds are known to be resident. It is also a major tourist center with scores of ornithologists arriving here in the hibernal season.

Fatehpur Sikri22.27km from Lohagarh Fort

The city founded as the capital of the Mughal Empire in 1571 by Emperor Akbar, serving this role from 1571 to 1585, when Akbar abandoned it due to a campaign in Punjab and was later completely abandoned in 1610. Today, it consists of a cluster of monuments- forts, stables, mosques etc., Buland Darwaza or the "Door of victory", is one of the main attractions here, which was the highest gateway in the world and this whole place is an example of Mughal architecture. It displays sophistication and h

Govardhan hill28.35km from Lohagarh Fort

Govardhan Hill or the Giri Raj is situated at a distance of 22 km from Vrindavan. It has been stated in the Holy Bhagwat Gita that according to Lord Krishna, Govardhan Parvat is not different from him. Therefore, all his worshipers worship the pure rocks of the hill just like they worship his idol. The hill is made up of sandstone and stands 80 ft tall with a circumference of 38 km. Some interesting places one gets to visit the hills including Mansi Ganga, Mukharvind, and Daan Ghati.

Mansi Ganga , Govardhan30.81km from Lohagarh Fort

This most sacred lake is the largest of all kundas and is situated right in the heart of Govardhan town. The waters of Manasi-ganga are said to be non-distinctive from the Ganges itself. In reality, it's miles considered to be even better. One who bathes within the river Ganges is purified of all sins, but person who bathes in Manasi-ganga isn't always handiest purified of sins, but will even acquire prema-bhakti, the very best platform of natural loving devotion to Krishna.

Deeg Fort32.13km from Lohagarh Fort

Deeg fort is the architectural wonder of  Bharatpur district. The central tower of the fort is positioned at an elevated height with a shallow canal surrounding it.  An 8 km huge wall surrounds the fort.

Deeg Palace32.44km from Lohagarh Fort

This palace is 32 km from Bharatpur. The palace was in active use till the early 1970s.

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Bharatpur, also known as ‘Eastern Gate of Rajasthan. Bharatpur is rich in its historical events, temples, and wildlife.