Kot Diji

Khairpur Mirs, Sindh

Kot Diji

Kot Diji Fort Khairpur previously known as Fort Ahmedabad, located in Rohri Hills, near Khairpur Mirs Sindh, Pakistan. It was built in 1785-1795, by Mir Suhrab Khan Talpur founder of the Kingdom of Upper Sindh in 1783 to 1830 AD. It's about 25 miles east of the Indus River at the edge of the Nara Rajasthan Desert approximately.

As history says, Khairpur is a small city and town, with so Kot Diji Fort has limited civilization include in it. This city has related historical spots which is always be the most favorite and memorial visited places for those who love to know about early stage stories in a proper way.

Moreover, the weather of the Kot Diji is seems to be changeable seasonally. Mostly, visitors come to explore the historical places in winter season, so that guys whenever you come to get explore Kot Dijji then come in winter season which will make your plan more exciting and fascinating than that.

At Kot Diji, there unique kind of structure 5 kilometer, 12 feet wide mud wall looks stunning and marvelous rather than other forts in Asia.

Similarly, this fort has many interesting features would be seen throughout the journey of Kot Diji Fort, first of all the very impressive main entrance gate called Shahi Darwaza built up intelligently. The fort has huge space for other features to be found such as, An ammunition depot, Water Reservoir, Haram Room, A prison, Court Room, A dark cells Room, and plenty of unlimited rooms as well as features which tells the history in their own way.

In daily basis tons of families, tourists, visitors, foreigners, students would like to come here to see this unique style structure and captured the beauty of this fort in their cameras to enjoy that moments along their family and friends later.

From Khairpur City to Kot Diji Fort covered a distance about to take 20.1 km or 26 min drive by car.

Alias Names

کوٹ ڈیجی قلعہ

Established Built inbetween (1785-1795)


Location Khairpur Mirs, Sindh
City / Town Khairpur
State Sindh
Country Pakistan

Kot Diji, Khairpur

Geo Coordinates 27.3443059631436 °N,    68.7064067430084 °E
Associated Pre-Harappan Civilization archaeological site

Travelor Instructions

Kot Diji Fort Khairpur Visit Timings

  • Monday - Sunday - 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Kot Diji Map