Sunday, May 8, 2016

Vijayanagara Fort, Thanjavur

Vijayanagara Fort, Thanjavur
Vijayanagara Fort is one of the popular historic monuments in Thanjavur. The fort, built in early 1550 AD, is located at a distance of 2 km towards the North East of Brihadeshwarar temple or the Big temple.

The Nayak king Vijay Raghava constructed a part of Vijayanagara Fort and later it was completed by the Maratha rulers. The fort encloses of Thanjavur Palace, Sangeetha Mahal, Serfoji’s Saraswati Mahal Library, Art Gallery and Siva Ganga Garden.

As today a section of the fascinating Fort is open to its visitors, whereas you can see numerous part of this for in ruined state.

Opening Hours:
·        Open all days 10:00 am to 08:45 am
Entry Fees:
The entry fees for Vijayanagara Fort are mentioned below;
·        Domestic Adult: 20
·        Domestic Child: 10
·        Domestic Senior: 20
·        Foreigner: 100
·        Foreigner Student: 100

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