Trodly App

Book on app to avail discounts

Logo
World India Karnataka Belgaum Belgaum Fort

Belgaum Fort , Belgaum

Type of Destination
Historical
Languages Spoken
Kannada, Hindi, Telugu and English
Belgaum Fort Altitude
758m

Best time to visit Belgaum Fort

Nearby railway stations

Airports near Belgaum Fort

India Karnataka Belgaum Fort

About Belgaum Fort

Belgaum Fort, one of the oldest Forts in Karanataka was established in 13th century by Ratta Dynasty. Original fort was built using mud and stone. Later during the Bijapur Sultanate rule, King Yakub Ali Khan modified the fort with parapets, bastions, huge stone walls, battlement area, huge dyke etc and transformed the fort into an unconquerable place which no one can invade. Belgaum Fort has seen the rule of various dynasties like Ratta, Bijapur Sultanate, Hoysalas, Vijayanagar Empire, British Raj etc.

Mahatma Gandhiji was imprisoned in this Fort for provoking the Struggle for Indian Independence. You can see various Temples, Masjids etc within the fort. This explains that fort served many rulers irrespective of their religion. Ganapathi and Goddess Durga have a temple nearby the entrance of Fort. Also Masjids like Safa Masjid and Jamia Masjid can be seen within the walls of Fort.

Not rated

Location & Places to Visit on Belgaum Fort Map

How to reach Belgaum Fort
travel guide
places to see

Freedom to make your own trip!

What you want, when you want and how you want.

Request a trip

Places to Visit near Belgaum Fort

Between 0 to 100 kms of Belgaum Fort
All Categories
Adventure
Hills
Jungle
Beaches
Art & History
Religious
Total Attractions: 21
Sort by

Belgaum Tours & Activities

Total Activities: 0

Belgaum Fort travel tips & reviews

Rate this destination

Got an insider’s tip that might help a fellow traveller? Do share it.

Post a Belgaum Fort Tip or Review
POST

Other travellers left Belgaum Fort reviews and tips for you

Be the first to give a tip or leave a comment