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Pokhran Fort

Jodhpur-Bikaner Road, Pokhran, Jaisalmer, India
+91 88949 15059
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D-Tour on way to Jodhpur from Jaisalmer

This is very poorly managed fort, its just a quick d-tour on the way from Jaisalmer to Jodhpur. Not... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
Swapnil P
Ill maintained fort

Pokhran was not a kingdom but fiefdom, a part of thae palace in now hotel. The fort is one of the... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
Pradeep S
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Jodhpur-Bikaner Road, Pokhran, Jaisalmer, India
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

This is very poorly managed fort, its just a quick d-tour on the way from Jaisalmer to Jodhpur. Not good to spend to much time on this area, do not take a guide as they charge for nothing. Its just a quick visit if you...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

Pokhran was not a kingdom but fiefdom, a part of thae palace in now hotel. The fort is one of the worst maintained fort, you can see old items, clothes, weapon on display. Find a guide, pay him RS 50 to know the history. #0...More

Thank Pradeep S
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

During our way to Jodhpur from Jaisalmer, we (me & my wife) have visited this Historical Little fort of Pokhran city. This was a average fort with reddish color.

Thank boundule
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Nothing special. Not worth while driving there and waste wonderful time in Rahjastan. Empty feeling.

Thank EStruwig
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

You will find forts present in all parts of Rajasthan, and this is the fort at Pokhran. Historically the maharaja had occupied it, but today its partly a hotel and the rest is not much to see. There is one section which is like a...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Pokharan is a small detour from the highway but its a good stop to take to have lunch and a break in the journey.

Thank Gayatri G
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Reviewed 20 November 2016

While the fort is not big but the caretaker there helped us click some of the best family snaps which we could have taken in the midst of a fort. Well maintained, quite a bit of history it's a small detour but we felt was...More

Thank Anup H
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

If you are travelling through Rajistan and visiting the major forts, such as the Red Fort, Amber Fort, Jaisalmer, kumbhalgarh fort etc, then you can give this one a miss. It is surrounded by markets and quite small. It is not well maintained and has...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2016

Extremely non maintained fort. Not clean at all. If you have visited other fort before this then you will cry for wasting time on this fort :(

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

An amazing fort from the outside. Huge and bright. Nothing much to see or do here to. Check out the Hotel and its a pretty place. A garden with a pool. order a chicken boryani and its the best you would have had in the...More

Thank Vin P
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