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Forts, Uttarakhand

Historical Forts in Uttarakhand

Apart from the popular hill stations and mesmerizing, Uttarakhand is also known for its centuries-old forts and palaces in Uttarakhand that still grace the beautiful landscape of Devbhumi. Uttarakhand forts and palaces echo the rich and regal cultural history that made our country one of the most treasured nation in the world.

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There are a few forts and palaces in Uttarakhand that offer a glimpse into the regal past. Pithoragarh Fort in Uttarakhand which was built during the Chand dynasty is situated on the outskirts of Pithoragarh town. Vanasur ka Kila is a medieval fort built in the memory of Banasur, a mythological being slayed by Lord Krishna.

There are many historical places in Uttarakhand that are visited by tourists and archeology enthusiasts that are informative and offer you a glimpse of the beautiful historic past.