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Amer Fort

Majestic fortress perched atop a hill in Rajasthan, known for its artistic Hindu style elements and panoramic views.

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The Amer Fort, also known as Amber Palace, is actually just outside the Pink City center overlooking Maota Lake and the dusty Aravalli foothills. Made out of sandstone and marble, this opulent palace, featuring intricate wall carvings and regal staterooms, still manages to look like it was erected out of the arid land in which it resides. There’s clearly no shortage of beautiful shots at Amer Fort — from the pastel colored designs pictured above to the lofty courtyards and fortress walls that snake around the palace itself.

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