The Bhangarh Fort is the most talked fort in the country. The fort is a famous place for the ghost experience, according to local people. The Bhangarh Fort is already considered as the most haunted place in India. You just need to take official permission from the Archaeological Survey of India to enter the fort after the sunset. ASI has already banned visitors from entering the fort after the sunset.
About the History (Past) of the Bhangarh Fort
The fort was built in 1613 AD by Sawai Madho Singh using the stones and bricks. The village was founded by Raja Bhagwant Das, the then ruler Amber and the son of Madho Singh, the younger brother of Raja Akbar’s general called Man Singh.
Where it is located?
The fort is located in the village of Bhangarh, district of Alwar, Rajasthan state in India. It is located on the border of the Sariska Reserve in the Aravali range of hills in Alwar district of the state.
Due to its popularity, Bhangarh Fort is visited by a large number of travel bloggers, travellers, news channel reports, journalists, and many others. According to many news articles, visitors felt the spooky things in and around the fort. It is being considered as the most haunted place in India.
How to Reach
If you are in Delhi, it is easy to reach Bhangarh Fort by car, bus or train. Please visit the official website of the Indian Railways and take a train from Delhi to Jaipur or Alwar, and then hire a private taxi or get into government bus to reach the village. Direct flights are also available from Delhi to Rajasthan.
Your route: Delhi – Gurgaon – Bhiwadi – Alwar – Sariska – Thanagazhi – Pratapgarh – Ajabgarh – Bhangarh.
Special Travel Packages
Some of the tour operators in India started to provide the special travel packages including proper guidance, transportation, tour guide, food, and some other things.
If you are Indian, then you have to pay just Rs. 25 as an entry fee. If you are a foreign tourist, then pay Rs. 200/-. If you are planning to enter the fort with your own personal camera, then you have to pay extra Rs. 200 per camera.
List of Hotels Near Bhangarh Fort
- Madhuvan Hotel (22 km distance)
- Dera Lake View Retreat (24 km distance)
- Umaid Lake Palace (24 km distance)
In India, is said that those who die of unnatural or untimely death become ghosts and they haunt the place where they died.
Article last re-published on March 12, 2016.