6 Most Beautiful Forts in India

Built in the 17th century, the Red Fort is a UNESCO World Heritage site famous for its imposing red sandstone walls, grand halls, and many other splendid structures.

Constructed under Akbar, the Agra Fort served as the main residence of the Mughal emperors until 1638.

Perched on a hilltop and built from pale yellow and pink sandstone, the Amber Fort is one of India's most beautiful forts.

Towering 410 feet above Jodhpur, the imposing Mehrangarh Fort has seven gates and is famous for its delicately carved panels and latticed windows.

One of the largest forts in India, the Chittorgarh Fort contains many palaces and temples showcasing Rajput architecture.

Jaisalmer Fort: Iconic golden sandstone fort, also called Sonar Quila, rising from the Thar Desert.