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A complex of courtyards, gardens and buildings, the impressive City Palace is right in the centre of the Old City...
Rising perpendicular and impregnable from a rocky hill that itself stands 120m above Jodhpur’s skyline, Mehrangarh is one of the most magnificent forts in India...
Adjacent to the City Palace is Jantar Mantar, an observatory begun by Jai Singh in 1728, which resembles a collection of bizarre sculptures...
A zigzag ascent of more than 1km leads through six outer gateways to the main gate on the western side, the Ram Pole (the former back entrance)...
This most impressive fort was constructed between 1589 and 1593 by Raja Rai Singh, ruler of Bikaner and a general in the army of the Mughal Emperor Akbar...
This magnificent fort is more of a palace, built from pale yellow and pink sandstone and white marble, and divided into four main sections, each with its own courtyard
You can trudge up to the fort from the road in a...
A large courtyard dominates the northeast entrance at Diwan-i-Am (Hall of Public Audiences)...
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