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Bala Quila

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Fort situated on the oldest aravali mountain range in rajasthan.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Nr. Nikumbha Mahal Palace | Alwar Fort Road, Alwar 301001, India
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All reviews alwar city scenic drive massive structure restricted area entire city eye view under renovation wild animals ancient fort sambar deer night safari atop a hill forest department reserve forest road leading aravali range nice location
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The drive to the top is adventurous , it's a quite and green place . I liked it for these reasons . You can see the complete city from the top. Original structure still stands. Though maintanence is not that good . If some effort...More

Thank Div D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A few minutes drive leads us from the heart of Alwar to Bala Quila which is nestled in the Sariska range of forests. The drive through the forest is beautiful and the views from the fort are to die for. We were lucky enough to...More

Thank AkankshaDureja
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

An ancient fort on Arawali hill ,you can see the fortifications and some wild animals while you move to the top,the jungle safari starts at the bottom which charges Rs 1150 for the open jeep .There was not much to see as the second story...More

Thank rajesh g
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

There is not much to see in the Bala fort, the stairs leading to the top floors remain closed. But there is another separate path from outside left to the fort gate which takes you to adjacent fort ruins — there you can relax and...More

Thank imustgo
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Bala Quila also known as Alwar fort is a fort situated on a hill in the Aravali Range, above the town of Alwar. The fort is 5 KM long and is about 1.5 KM wide. It was built in 15th century by the Hasan Khan...More

Thank SiddharthS784
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Found nothing after travelling so much for this hyped up place. You will find a police chowki to see and nothing else as this place is under renovation and no work going on. Very bad condition of a historic place.

Thank rajthakur30081982
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This fort gives a breathtaking view of Alwar city once you reach it . This fort is situated on a steep cliff . Tha panoramic view of Alwar and surrounding areas gives you an experience which is unforgettable . Amolak Rattan Kohli Former Governor of...More

Thank AmolakRattanK
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Review for Bala Quila was wrongly given for Bhangarh Fort. Infact it is Bala Quila tour which is waste of time and money

Thank Ranganath R
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Place is good. Situated in the Highlands of Aravali ranges near the Alwar city, aka as Alwar Fort. Cold winter nights would be very scenic here but requires a special permission to roam after 6 p.m. as it is located at the outskirts of Sariska...More

Thank AnIndianTraveller51
Reviewed 11 June 2018

I am not sure whether the Bala Quila is a private property or owned by the Rajasthan Govt or by any Govt Agency. It is not owned or maintained by ASI for sure. The Fort is located on top of a hill which takes more...More

Thank anjan s
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4 December 2017|
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Response from Roy4554 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. . Otherwise finding vehicle for travel top the hill would be cumbersome.
8 November 2015|
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Response from Pushpendra S | Property representative |
bala quila is open time 10 to 5