25 Jul Golconda Fort Hyderabad – Timing, History, Facts & Travel Guide
Explore the Golconda Fort and know why it is once known as diamond Trade Center
India is a land of diversity and it is shown in its architecture too, as we all know Rajasthan is known for its rich heritage and forts, but one of the most breathtaking monuments and fort named Golconda is located in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.
The unique architecture of Golconda fort makes it best historical monuments of India. Every year many visitors from all over the world came here to see this fort and Charminar in Hyderabad.
Golconda Fort History
This place once hosts the beautiful diamonds and Darya-e Nur & “KOHINOOR” is one of them, this is the reason that this fort was once known as a Diamond Trade center. While Darya-e Nur (185 carat diamond) is now in Iran, Kohinoor is now in United kingdom.
Golconda Fort Sound and Light Show
A sound and light show which show the history of this fort and will visualize the rulers, kings and other officials of that time by illuminations. This light show help to understand the culture of that time. Once the legendary Bollywood actor Mr. Amitabh Bacchan lent his voice the show.
Golconda Fort Map:
Golconda Fort Timings : 8.00 AM to 6.30 PM
How To Reach: Golconda fort is easily accessible by bus.