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The six Hill Forts of Rajasthan, spread across Rajasthan state in northern India, clustered together as a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site. The forts are mainly based in the Aravalli Range,[1] and were built and enhanced between the 5th and 17th-18th centuries CE by several Rajput kings of different kingdoms. They comprise:

Hill Forts of Rajasthan
UNESCO World Heritage Site
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Jaipur Amber Fort
Location Rajasthan, India
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Criteria Cultural: (ii), (iii)
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Some of these forts have defensive fortification wall up to 20 km long, still surviving urban centers and still in use water harvesting mechanism.[2]

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Panorama of the courtyard of Amer Fort

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