The Dindigul Rock Fort is the most significant historical landmark of the city. Located on top of the Dindigul hill at a height of 280 feet, it was constructed in the 17th century by Muthu Krishna Naicker of the Madurai kingdom. Since then it has seen many occupants.
In the 18th Century Tipu Sultan ruled over the fort and the fort went over to the British after his defeat. The fort is a must visit for all those who are interested in history and architecture of the country.