Lahore Fort

Iqbal Park, Fort Road, Lahore

Lahore Fort

The historical spot Lahore Fort, has other popular names "Shahi Qila Lahore", "Royal Fort Lahore", is located near Iqbal Park, Fort Road, Punjab, Pakistan It was built in the 17th century, during the period of Mughal Emperor Akbar around 1556 -1605, and also renovated after Mughals period in a very good manner. Its spread an area around is 1400 Feet in length and 1115 Feet in width on land.

When search about the Lahore City places, mostly seems that, there are many uncountable spots all around the city of Lahore, all have their own stories hidden behind it. Well, if we talk about historical places, Amusement Park, Water Park, Magnificent Parks, Educational Institutes or either, lots of informative Monuments, Shopping Malls, several Food Courts, and so on, all can be found in good condition, at the city of Lahore in a very conventional way.

Furthermore, Lahore Fort, has many features all around, when visitors come to spend the whole day here, to collect the history information about the mesmerizing Shahi Qila, all quarters of Lahore fort, have their own history which is represented by their own.

At Lahore Fort, visitors can find all the entertaining stories and histories, as well as, also the visitor have one thought come in their mind that, how all the workers build this beautiful unique style building professional, that material which were used was very impressive, the art designing of the quarter of Royal Fort Lahore was unique than other quarter, is in it amazing. In the early centuries people has intelligent sense of creativity that, how to represent their work in a very unique way.

Similarly, Lahore Fort Shahi Qila, has 21 historical monuments around which are early date of era of Mughal Emperor Akbar. It has contained two Gates one is built by Aurangzeb is called Alamgiri Gate, and the older gate is built by Akbar is called Masjidi Gate. Alamgiri Gate is the main gate that use for the access of Families, Visitors & Tourists, which is maintained it very well.

In the Meantime, Furthermore, the attractions of this Royal Fort are Sheesh Mehal, Moti Masjid, Naulakha Pavilion, Dewan-e-Khas, Diwan-e-Aam, Khawabgah and Alamgiri Gate, Nowadays, these all features are in good condition.

Alias Names

Shahi Qilla Lahore • Royal Fort Lahore • شاہی قلعہ‬‎

Established Built in between 1556 - 1605


NearBy Landmark Badhshahi Mosque • Minar-e-Pakistan
Location Iqbal Park, Fort Road, Lahore
City / Town Lahore
State Punjab
Country Pakistan

Lahore Fort, Fort Road, Lahore

Geo Coordinates 31.588426639654 °N,    74.3148279190063 °E
Associated UNESCO World Heritage Site inscription in 1981

Lahore Fort Attractions

Lahore Fort Lahore around Attractive Inside

  • Sheesh Mehal
  • Naulakha Pavilion
  • Alamgiri Gate
  • Moti Masjid
  • Diwan-e-Aam
  • Diwan-e-Khas
  • Khawabgah

Travelor Instructions

Lahore Fort Shahi Qila Lahore Visit Timings

Monday - Friday - 07:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Map Of Lahore Fort

About the Author Rida Ali POSTED BY Rida Ali ON August 07, 2016

Em the Head of Customer Care at Al-SynergyTech, live in Ajman-UAE. I am passionate blogger, love writing post and want to keep up with pub trends and learn deep, my goal is to organize relevant information about writing for Travel Spots.


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