Tughlaqabad Fort

Tughlaqabad Fort


Tughlaqabad Fort could be a ruined fort in the metropolis, designed by Ghiyas-ud-din Tughlaq, the founding father of Tughlaq family line, of the metropolis land of Asian nation in 1321, as he established the third historic town of the Metropolis, that was later abandoned in 1327.

It lends its name to the close Tughlaqabad residential-commercial space similarly because of the Tughlaqabad Institutional space. Tughlaq additionally designed Qutub-Badarpur Road, that connected the new town to the Grand highroad.

The road is currently called Mehrauli-Badarpur Road. The entry fee for the Fort is Rs. fifteen for Indians. additionally close is that the Asola Bhatti life Sanctuary, Dr. Karni Singh firing range and Okhla Industrial space.

Ghazi leader was a feudatory of the Khalji rulers of the metropolis, India. Once whereas on a walk along with his Khalji master, Ghazi leader urged that the king build a fort on a mound within the southern portion of the metropolis.

The king jokingly told Ghazi leader for building the fort himself once he would become king.[citation required In 1321, Ghazi leader drove away from the Khaljis and assumed the title of Ghias-ud-din Tughlaq, beginning the Tughlaq family line. He like a shot started the development of his unreal town, that he dreamt of as associate impregnable, nevertheless lovely fort to stay away from the Mongol marauders.

Nearest Airport

Indira Gandhi International Airport

Nearest Bus Station

Maharana Pratap Inter State Bus Terminus

Nearest Railway Station

New Delhi


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Built In 1321


7:00 AM - 5:00 PM


15 Metres

Best Time To Visit

October To April
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