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Awesome view from top

From outside it's pretty ordinary but inside it's huge and beautiful. Magnificent view of the city... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
abhik_fe
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Kochi (Cochin), India
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Very nice (and hot) climb to old fort and temple

Since I visited during the hot season I decided to go in the morning which turned out too be a good... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Envall
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Dindigul Village, Dindigul, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From outside it's pretty ordinary but inside it's huge and beautiful. Magnificent view of the city from top. Temple and mosque like structures are there. Little steep to get to the top but once you are there you won't mind the little effort. Very near...More

Thank abhik_fe
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Since I visited during the hot season I decided to go in the morning which turned out too be a good idea since it still was quite hot from the reflection on the stone. It was a lot of steps cut in the stone leading...More

Thank Envall
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I used to see this fort while passing by the Trichy -Madurai road. It looked quite imposing from a distance . I finally got to visit the fort but chose a wrong time around 11 am when it was sweltering hot. The climb to the...More

Thank engineer k
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

History of dindigul is outlined from this Rockfort named as malaikottai in tamil launguage . Great views of dindigul . Want to go in evening time for soothing climate .

1  Thank aruna v
Reviewed 30 January 2017

A hill fort built by Madurai Nayakars. From the top, you can view the scenic view of Dindigul villages. History lovers, students, children and everyone should visit to know the ancient history & culture.

Thank tourguide6
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Rock fort is 2.75km circumference and 900m tall was built by Madurai Nayakar's in the 17th century.Canons and Artillery are included in the fort. The fort also has rainwater reservoirs and now it is maintained by Archaeological Survey of India. Entry fee is just Rs....More

Thank Santhosh K
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

This is something unusual and must see in Dindigul. Entry fee is 200 rs for foreigners. Try to choose some cloudy day as if it's sunny it will be very hot.

Thank alle_alle_alle
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The workers are treating so bad... they are cheep thinking fellows... I love that fort but the working peoples so bad... nice place

Thank Gobi K
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Built by Tippu Sultan with some unexplored caves. At the bottom of the rock, one must visit, the Malaikottai Hanuman temple.

1  Thank KRISHNASWAMI R
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Not with Family visit. we can visit as a historical place . Just for Historical and old architect talent.

Thank Subramanian P
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