Pols - Imposing gates of Kumbhalgarh fort
The well-thought-of architectural features of the fort have made it an invincible stronghold of Rajput supremacy. There are seven imposing gates called Pols, guarding all possible entries to the Kumbhalgarh fort. You can hear the whispers of history as you walk the magnificent ramparts of the fort, purportedly wide enough for 8 horses to march abreast! The Kumbhalgarh fort wall is India’s very own Great Wall, being the second longest wall in the world spanning a length of 36 kilometers around the periphery of the fort with width ranging from 15-25 feet at different places.
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