Bhongir Fort, Telangana

The Bhongir Fort of Nalgonda is situated in the Bhongir town of Bhuvanagiri district in the Indian state of Telangana. The fort is a very popular tourism destination for any and every traveller visiting the newly born state of Telangana. The history and architecture of the Bhongir Fort of Nalgonda makes it a tourist magnet and a brilliant manmade stage where the nature can present its orchestra in the most enchanting way.

The Bhongir Fort of Nalgonda was first erected by the Musunuri Nayaks of these southern parts. The base of the fort atop an out of the terrain, singularly standing huge monolithic rock was their original idea and the root to the fort’s uniqueness. In the latter years with the advent of the Chalukya and Kakatiya dynasties the fortification of the Bhongir Fort of Nalgonda was revamped. The stories of Tribhuvanamalla Vikramaditya the 4th about this fort and the reign bestowed the region a new name of Bhuvanagiri. With course of time after many invasions there were many shifts of power in this fort from the sultans to the nizams to the people.

What attracts the tourists to the Bhongir Fort of Nalgonda is its beauty and well planned frame. The walls of stones, the arches of granite, the rock cuttings on the fortress, the steps to the main gate, the moat encompassing the fort, the underground passage, the viewpoint citadel and the Hanuman temple just awe-struck the visitors and keep them interested in this sightseeing spot. The vista of the neighbouring land and the legends of the land give the travellers all encouragement and solace they want.


Bhongir Fort open at 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM

Entry Fees

10 INR (Adult) / 5 INR (Child) per person for Indians and 100 INR per person for foreigners


50 INR per still Camera

Light and Sound Show

130 INR per person


200 INR per video Camera

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Bhagya Sree
01 November 2020
Does bhongir fort opened for the visitors to see the fort

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Pooja Dev
19 November 2018
Indian forts are awesome.. visit to this fort was amazing... beautiful natural scene can be seen from walls of fort.

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dimple patel
31 July 2021

Is home food allowed for family outing there...near fort.?

sirisha chunduri
06 February 2021

Is it open on sundays???

sirisha chunduri
06 February 2021

Is it open on sundays???

Sandy slano
13 September 2020

Is it opened now.... I mean in this covid time?? ?

by Sandeep Kumar
24 October 2020

Yes fort now open for all travellers.

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by Tanmayee Parsi
15 October 2020

If u find out, can u please let me know too

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