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Ranthambhore fort

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Sawai Madhopur 322001 Sawai Madhopur, RJ
India
26° 1' 57.6588" N, 76° 20' 41.5536" E
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The Ranthambhore Fort was built in the 8th century by the Chauhans. This fort is said to be one of the oldest ones in Rajasthan. It is situated in an ecological desert, surrounded by Vindhyas and Aravalli Mountain Ranges. It has been ruled for a long time by Raja Hamir Deva who became the King in 1283 A.D. It also has been attacked several times by rulers like Qutub-ud-din, Allaudin Khilji, Feroz Tughlaq and Bahadur Shah.

Sawai Madhopur

Sawai Madhopur, is a city and Municipal Corporation (Nagar Parisad) in Sawai Madhopur District, in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is the administrative headquarters of the district.

It is home to the Ranthambore National Park and the historic Ranthambore Fort a UNESCO World Heritage Site , which lies within the national park.

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Sawai Madhopur 322001 Sawai Madhopur, RJ
India
26° 1' 57.6588" N, 76° 20' 41.5536" E

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