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Ramagiri Fort

Ramagiri fort in Karimnagar District of Telangana State is still an unexplored historical site and beautiful forest by travellers. The Fort was built within a thick forest area which has a wealth of plant species which includes many medicinal herbs. The Fort is nestled on the top of picturesque Ramagiri hillock, surrounded by eye-feasting greenery, and provides a magnificent view of the confluence of the Manair and Godavari Rivers.

Ramagiri Images

Historical Attractions

  • 12th century fort built on the top of picturesque Ramagiri hillock
  • Surrounded by lush green forest which has many medicinal herbs
  • Built by Kakatiyas and later went under control of Golconda rulers
  • Shiva Lingam and Sita Rama temple
  • Foot print of lord Rama and Sita
  • Sita Rama kolanu (pool)
  • pits where Sita stored vermillion and turmeric
  • Sita Rama kolanu (pool)
  • Waterfalls in rainy season
  • Ruined mosques, tombs and wells
  • Horse stable and Elephant shed
  • Prison and royal court

Address of Ramagiri Fort

Ramagiri fort is located at Begampet Village in Kamanpur Mandal, Karimnagar district of Telangana state, India - 505212.

How to Reach

The Ramagiri fort is located 5 km away from Nagepally village on Karimnagar - Manthani road.

  • Nearest Town: Peddapalli - 20 km
  • Distance From: Hyderabad - 217 km, Warangal - 100 km, Karimnagar - 55 km
  • Nearest Airport: Hyderabad
  • Nearest Bus station: Nagepally, Begampeta (2 km)
  • Nearest Railway Station: Peddapalli (New Delhi - Khazipet line)
  • Transport: Peddapalli town is well connected by road from Hyderabad (via Karimnagar) and Warangal. Frequent trains also available from Warangal, Khazipet to Peddapalli. From Peddapalli Ramagiri fort can be reached by local transport.

Where to Stay

Budget hotels available at Peddapalli and Karimnagar towns.

Where to Eat

The nearest town Peddapalli has hotels for dine.

Best Season & Time to Visit

Prefer monsoon season to enjoy lush green surroundings and sight waterfalls.

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