Monday, September 9, 2013

Shigar Fort, Skardu

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Its a must visit place if u go to Skardu. Its about 2 - 3 hr drive from main skardu city totally worth watching. It a small bt v beautiful ancient fort which was builed by some unknown Maharaja(sort of king) for his family. The is Maharaja bed room is available for reservation which cost alot as its owned by one of top internationally known hotel Sarina.
for more details u can visit;

Serena Hotel Web page

i took the pic below from the board showing aerial view of the fort;
but there are clear images available on links below;
Flicker . com
Pakistanpaedia . com

There is a small museum in there showing Maharja's latters, instruments and Maharani(Queen)'s stuff like jewellery, furniture etc

There are some amazing things also about the fort......
like its standing on a single huge rock;

and there is a strange looking twin tree;

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