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The Nahargarh Fort is the smallest of the 3 forts in the Jaipur area, Built in 1734 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II in a mix of Indian and European styles. The fort houses the Madhavendra Bhawan Palace, which was once the royal residence of the Queen of Jaipur. The fort was used to shelter and house the British inhabitants and the royal natives during the Sepoy Mutiny of 1857. It is notable for its murals and excellent views over Man Sagar Lake and the city. Portions of the Bollywood flick Rang De Basanti were shot at this fort.



About Nahargarh Fort

 Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Nahargarh Fort and Nearby Attractions on Map

Nearby Attractions km / mile
Hawa Mahal

Hawa Mahal(1.9 km)
The Hawa Mahal or Palace of Breeze is a 5-storey high pink and red sandstone structure with over 950 windows forming a honeycomb facade, built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Singh as part of City Palace.

City Palace

City Palace(1.6 km)
The 18th century City Palace, once the seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur, harmoniously blends traditional Rajput and Mughal architecture.

Govind Devji Temple

Govind Devji Temple(1.3 km)
For Vaishnavites, particularly followers of Lord Krishna, the Govind Devji is the most important temple in the world after Vrindavan.


Gaitore(1.1 km)
Gaitore is the royal cremation site of the Maharajas of Jaipur, with elegant cenotaphs marking the tombs of the erstwhile rulers including Sawai Ram Singh, Sawai Madho Singh and Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II.

Iswari Minar Swarga Sal

Iswari Minar Swarga Sal(1.4 km)
The entrance is not from the main street, but is around the back of the shops.

Ram Niwas Garden

Ram Niwas Garden(2.7 km)
Located at the exact center of the city, Ram Niwas Garden was built in year 1868 by Maharaja Sawai Ram singh of Jaipur.

Sargasuli Tower

Sargasuli Tower(1.5 km)
Sargasuli Tower or Isar Lath is an 18th century tower built by Maharaja Ishwari Singh to commemorate his victory over Madho Singh.

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