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Address: Dindigul Village, Dindigul, India

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A Glims of the city history

A must visit place if you want to know the history of the city. this place is easly accessible from the city. I took a walk around the market then climbed to the fort. had a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 March 2016
Cascarino
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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is something unusual and must see in Dindigul. Entry fee is 200 rs for foreigners. Try to choose some cloudy day as if it's sunny it will be very hot.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The workers are treating so bad... they are cheep thinking fellows... I love that fort but the working peoples so bad... nice place

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Built by Tippu Sultan with some unexplored caves. At the bottom of the rock, one must visit, the Malaikottai Hanuman temple.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Not with Family visit. we can visit as a historical place . Just for Historical and old architect talent.

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Dindigul is reachable by all the three modes of transport road, rail and air. The nearest airport to Dindigul is Madurai which is located just 30 kilometers away. The must-visit attractions in and around Dindigul include Dindigul fort and Dindigul Hills. Dindigul is located around 400 kilometers from Chennai.At once upon a time in history, Dindigul was ruled by Hyder... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

A must visit place if you want to know the history of the city. this place is easly accessible from the city. I took a walk around the market then climbed to the fort. had a beautiful view of Dindugul from there

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Thippu sultan, the man who was tried to caught India 17 times. His palace is placed here. He used this palace for hidden from India kingdom. Here you can see the his used tanks and weapons.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

i never know i'm visiting this place, till my dad surprised me, it got huge historical background, a fort in which rani mangammal lasted the britans and holded it for long

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

just little outside dindigal city , behind mariamman temple, have steps to go up, and from top - beautiful scene of whole dindigul. and it is said during war period , tippu sultan stayed here and has a underground also

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Bangalore, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

Not many locals know about this place and they won't suggest you to visit this place. There are no sign boards for direction,no maintenance.You won't get any historic data or notes about this place. Kids won't like this place

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