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Jodhpur-Bikaner Road, Pokhran, Jaisalmer, India
+91 93101 15661
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A once beautiful fort but totally in disrepair. Very poorly looked after, little or no signage. The so called "heritage" hotel seemed shut with a few people loitering around, wasn't sure if they were staff ... just poorly looked after place. The old strong walls...More

Thank Orbiter007
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Pokaran was where India tested its first nuclear weaponry! Imagine the stories attached to it! As per Wikipedia, Pokhran-II was the series of five nuclear bomb test explosions conducted by India at the Indian Army's Pokhran Test Range in May 1998. It was the second...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

This is very poorly managed fort, its just a quick d-tour on the way from Jaisalmer to Jodhpur. Not good to spend to much time on this area, do not take a guide as they charge for nothing. Its just a quick visit if you...More

1  Thank SPXTREME46
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Pokhran was not a kingdom but fiefdom, a part of thae palace in now hotel. The fort is one of the worst maintained fort, you can see old items, clothes, weapon on display. Find a guide, pay him RS 50 to know the history. #0...More

Thank Pradeep S
Reviewed 30 April 2017

During our way to Jodhpur from Jaisalmer, we (me & my wife) have visited this Historical Little fort of Pokhran city. This was a average fort with reddish color.

Thank Kazi Rashidul H
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Nothing special. Not worth while driving there and waste wonderful time in Rahjastan. Empty feeling.

Thank EStruwig
Reviewed 5 February 2017

You will find forts present in all parts of Rajasthan, and this is the fort at Pokhran. Historically the maharaja had occupied it, but today its partly a hotel and the rest is not much to see. There is one section which is like a...More

1  Thank Shashiks
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Pokharan is a small detour from the highway but its a good stop to take to have lunch and a break in the journey.

Thank Gayatri G
Reviewed 20 November 2016

While the fort is not big but the caretaker there helped us click some of the best family snaps which we could have taken in the midst of a fort. Well maintained, quite a bit of history it's a small detour but we felt was...More

Thank Anup H
Reviewed 14 November 2016

If you are travelling through Rajistan and visiting the major forts, such as the Red Fort, Amber Fort, Jaisalmer, kumbhalgarh fort etc, then you can give this one a miss. It is surrounded by markets and quite small. It is not well maintained and has...More

1  Thank MPWEST10
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