General Zorawar's Fort

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  • Address: Namgyal Hill, Leh, Jammu and Kashmir 194101, India
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  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids, Fort

Apparently this ruined fort lies above Leh Palace. It was built in the 19th century by Dogra Warrior General Zarowar Singh, famous for his battles against Chinese forces. There is a small exhibit on coins and stamps inside the fort premises now, leftovers of the Dogra dynasty. There is also a mosque, a temple, a spring and a garden. It’s a nice spot for some landscape photography.

How to Reach General Zorawar's Fort

  • Walk to the fort from Leh Bazaar or drive up to the fort entrance.

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  • General Zorawar's Fort Address: Namgyal Hill, Leh, Jammu and Kashmir 194101, India
  • Time required to visit General Zorawar's Fort: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 0.39% of people who visit Leh include General Zorawar's Fort in their plan

  • 95% of people start their General Zorawar's Fort visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see General Zorawar's Fort

Monday and Tuesday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting General Zorawar's Fort

People normally club together Donkey Sanctuary and Ladakh Arts And Media Organisation while planning their visit to General Zorawar's Fort.

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