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Travel to the 12 Grand Forts of Tamil Nadu

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The state of Tamil Nadu is popularly known for the various temples that are dedicated to a number of Hindu gods. It is famous for the lip-smacking cuisine that includes the famous masala dosas and iddli-sambhar. Now is a great time to go and enjoy everything this state has to offer. The hill stations, dense forests and throbbing wildlife of Tamil Nadu lures travellers from far and wide.

One of the most attractive aspects of the place is its many grand forts that are spread around the entire state. These magnificent forts are sure to leave you mesmerised by their beauty and grandeur. These forts are located in some of the most scenic places and attract nature lovers, adventurers and tourists. Here is a pictorial guide to the 12 grand forts of Tamil Nadu.

Alamparai Fort
  

Alamparai Fort

Ruins of Alamparai Fort.

Photo Courtesy: Djoemanoj

 

Dindigul Fort
  

Dindigul Fort

Remains of Dindigul Fort.

Photo Courtesy: Premnath Thirumalaisamy

 

Dansborg Fort
  

Dansborg Fort

Sunny day at Dansborg Fort.

Photo Courtesy: Esben Agersnap

 

Geldria Fort
  

Geldria Fort

A cemetery inside the fort.

Photo Courtesy: Destination8infinity

 

St. George Fort
  

St. George Fort

Tourists exploring the fort.

Photo Courtesy: Destination8infinity

 

Gingee Fort
  

Gingee Fort

Auditorium of Gingee Fort.

Photo Courtesy: Johnson81385

 

Manora Fort
  

Manora Fort

Scenic view of Manora Fort.

Photo Courtesy: Sdsenthilkumar

 

Rajagiri Fort
  

Rajagiri Fort

The tower of Rajagiri Fort.

Photo Courtesy: PlaneMad

 

Ranjankudi Fort
  

Ranjankudi Fort

Aerial view of Ranjankudi Fort.

Photo Courtesy: Skdharshini

 

Sankagiri Fort
  

Sankagiri Fort

Entrance of Sankagiri Fort.

Photo Courtesy: JayakanthanG

 

Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort
  

Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

Picturesque view of Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort.

Photo Courtesy: Manu Manjunath

 

Vellore Fort
  

Vellore Fort

The moat of Vellore Fort.

Photo Courtesy: C/N N/G

 

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