Rachakonda Fort in Nalgonda, Telangana, India - get details, & find more attractions to visit nearby

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Rachakonda Fort

Nalgonda, Telangana 508252, India

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About Rachakonda Fort

The Rachakonda Fort was constructed in 14th century by Recherla Singama Nayak from Padma Nayaka dynasty who ruled the region of Rachakonda. The Fort was the capital to the Rachakonda region. The region was first ruled by Kakatiyas, Padma Nayakas, Bahmani Sultans, Qutub Shahi and finally Nizams. The Rachakonda fort is a good example of medieval Hindu fort architecture. It is a structure made of large stones. The fort built as a two story structure was constructed without using any mortar.



Attractions near Rachakonda Fort

Ramoji Film City15.85km from Rachakonda Fort

It is the largest integrated film city in Telangana and has been certified by the Guinness World Records as the largest studio complex in the world.  It was built by Telugu film producer Ramoji Rao in 1996.  It is also a popular tourism and recreation center, containing natural and artificial attractions including an amusement park. Around 1.5 million tourists visit the place every year.

Sanghi Temple16.51km from Rachakonda Fort

This temple is located in the Sanghi Nagar in Telangana .The sacred Raja Gopuram, which is very tall, can be seen from several kilometers away. the temple complex is located on the Paramanand Giri hill which attracts number of devotees.

Paigah Tombs36.54km from Rachakonda Fort

Paigah Tombs are known for their architectural excellence. One of the best examples of Indo Saracenic architecture, the tombs presents a beautiful blend of Asaf Jah and Rajputani style of architecture. Built of white marble, Paigah tombs captivate visitors with intricately designed interiors.

Falaknuma Palace39.33km from Rachakonda Fort

Falaknuma is a palace in Hyderabad. It originally belonged to the Paigah family and was later owned by the nizam of Hyderabad. It  is on a hillock that covers around 32 acres.

Salarjung museum39.81km from Rachakonda Fort

This is an art museum located in Dar ul Shifa on the southern bank of Musi river. It is one of the three national museums in India.

Charminar40.22km from Rachakonda Fort

This is a monument and a mosque located in Hyderabad which is built in 1591.The landmark has become known globally as a symbol of Hyderabad and is listed among the most recognized structures in India. The Charminar's long history includes the existence of a mosque on its top floor for more than 400 years. While both historically and religiously significant, it is also known for the popular and busy local markets surrounding the structure, and has become one of the most frequented tourist attract

Where is Rachakonda Fort

Discover more attractions in Nalgonda, where Rachakonda Fort is located

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The Boundaries of Nalgonda district are Krishna and Khammam districts in the East, Mahaboobnagar and Hyderabad districts in the West, Mahaboobnagar and Guntur districts in the South and Medak and Warangal districts in the North direction