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Devanahalli Fort

Off NH7, beyond BIAL, Devanhalli, India
+91 99450 25317
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Dismay!

Why, o why, can we not get our act together to preserve our beautiful heritage. The Fort looks... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
nl1404
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Bengaluru, India
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LOCATION: Its a little beyond Bangalore International Airport after toll booth on Main Hyderabad... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mvijay_153
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Bengaluru, India
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The Devanahalli Fort, famed for being Tipu Sultan’s birth-place, is located beyond the Bangalore Airport, off NH7. It also houses temples.
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  • Average48%
  • Poor7%
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Off NH7, beyond BIAL, Devanhalli, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Why, o why, can we not get our act together to preserve our beautiful heritage. The Fort looks quite lovely from outside... however when you enter the arch of the fort... lo and behold... there is a full town that has sprouted inside the fort....More

Thank nl1404
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

LOCATION: Its a little beyond Bangalore International Airport after toll booth on Main Hyderabad highway. Sufficient and noticeable signage to miss it. Google map would also take to the dot. FORT: Its Mud and stone fort. After entering, Ramparts are accessible from left side. One...More

Thank mvijay_153
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Devanahalli is located 35Km from Bangalore city, Devanahalli fort is among the 4 forts of Bangalore. A trace of the original Gowda built fort still exists with two large square towers within the fort are probably built on square bastions that Mallabairegowda would have built...More

Thank Travexlore_Satej
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This place is located on the Airport Road, just 0.5 km from the main road. There is nothing much do explore, and just a few Fort Walls. Takes hardly 10-15 mins to look around. Can be visited once, if driving around this place.

Thank Ajith_Setty
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I have been frequently visiting this fifteenth century fort. Although in ruins, this fort still showcases a marvelous architecture and grand built. Inside the Fort there are many temples such as Venugopalaswamy temple, Siddalingeshwara temple, Chandramouleshwara Temple and Nanjundeshwara temple. This is a very badly...More

Thank maaz_nawaz
Reviewed 5 June 2017

When the British forces came near this fort, the defenders left the fort without firing a shot and the fort fell into the hands of the British. Today, the fort is in some amount of neglect, because the people living inside the fort area would...More

Thank CSKrishnan
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Nice place for one time visit. Birth place of Tipu Sultan is also located here. There are many temples inside the fort walls.

Thank Vishnuprasad
Reviewed 27 March 2017

It is fort which is located on the outskirts of Bengaluru on the highyway to Anantpur. The fort is in ruins and only the section of the fort wall, ramparts and the Gate facing the highway are intact. The locals reside within the walls of...More

1  Thank ShvRm_Traveller
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This fort is the birthplace of Tipu Sultan. Lies beyond the Bangalore airport on the highway, on the way to Lepakshi. No maintenance. An entire town has mushroomed around this fort. Visit this just for a check mark this one in your places of visit...More

Thank karthink
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This place is made for fun please do visit this place at least once I have heard Bangalore is so beautiful and this place made me feel so awesome place to visit for everyone don't miss out wonderful opportunity if you get a chance to...More

Thank yyyasssh
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