Mehrangarh Fort stands a hundred feet in splendor on a perpendicular cliff, four hundred feet above the sky line of Jodhpur. Burnished red sand stone, imposing, invincible and yet with a strange haunting beauty that beckons . Much has been written about the Citadel of the Sun, for truly, it is one of the most impressive in all Rajasthan. So colossal are its proportions that Rudyard Kipling called it “ the work of giants”. Today, it is acknowledged as one of the best preserved fort in India. 

Visit Hours

Admissions Timings

Sunday–Saturday: 9:00 hrs.–17:00 hrs.


Note: The ticket sales close at 17:00 hrs. On account of Jodhpur Foundation Day on 12th May entry for all guests is free, only elevator charges, audio guide and manual charges applicable.

Ticket Prices
International Guests


International Guests (includes the audio) - Rs. 600

International Guests (Students) - Rs. 400*


Domestic Guest


Domestic Guests - Rs. 100

Domestic Guests (Sr. citizen, Student, Para Military personnel) - Rs. 50

Elevator (one-way) - Rs. 50



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"A Palace that might have been built by Titans and colored by the morning sun" - Rudyard Kipling