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Last year we seven couples visited Leh and Zorawar fort is located right in the middle of the... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
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Conqueror of Ladakh

Ages before getting ‘Leh’ed became synonymous with clicking selfies at Khardungla top and posing on... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Debarati D
Navi Mumbai, India
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Rajouri District | Banks of the Indus, Leh, India
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Zorawar Fort is located at the heart of Leh, quite close to the Leh Main Market. The Fort has not been well-maintained over the years and tourists may as well give it a skip.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

The Zorawar Fort is located near the Leh Main Market. The Fort is in ruins and does not merit any tourist activity.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

We stayed very close to this fort and visited this historical place, which was established by General Zorawar Singh, who was from armed forces of Raja Gulab Singh of Jammu, and invaded upto Tibet. This is a compact Museum, spread over two halls, part of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank GuruGhummakad
Reviewed 20 July 2018

the museum was average. The light show was good. You enjoy the sun set best from the fort. Can be left out from the itinerary

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank nidhib268
Reviewed 20 May 2018

The fort of this general Zorawar Singh ,who was a soldier of repute iN Dogra sarkar under Maharajah Ranjit Singh of the Punjab , s a must visit place . It is due to this man's exertions that the boundaries of India were stretched beyond...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Just happened to visit this newly opened cafe Inside zorawar fort Excellent view with inside and outside seating Great food with lot of options

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank parryog
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Last year we seven couples visited Leh and Zorawar fort is located right in the middle of the market. A must visit place. The epic Journey in the footsteps of the Great General Zorarwar Singh who added Ladakh and Baltistan to the territory of the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Ages before getting ‘Leh’ed became synonymous with clicking selfies at Khardungla top and posing on Kareena Kapoor’s yellow scooter at the ‘3 idiots’ lake, a Dogra Rajput did it in style, leading 5000 men all the way from Kishtwar through the source of the Suru...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Debarati D
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The fort is well maintained. The sound and light show at sunset is interesting. Onlt make sure you are well clad as it is cold.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank shalinvarma
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Zorawar Fort or Riasi Fort is a prominent historical monument of Leh town. It is named after General Zorawar Singh who defended Ladhakh from the Chinese invasion. It is presently under occupation of Indian Military. A museum is also built in one part of the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ratnesh M
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