Tourist Destination Type
This example of military architectural excellence sits about 15km away from the city of Jhelum is one of the best historical places to visit in Punjab for good reason!
Construction of the fort began in 1541 under the reign of Sher Shah Suri, an ethnic Pashtun who took control of the Mughal empire in 1538.
Rohtas Fort spreads out over an area of 70 hectares and is considered to be one of the largest and most formidable fortresses in South Asia. It’s located about 2 hours from Islamabad and 4 hours from Lahore.
Visiting Hours: 9 AM- 5 PM
Entrance Fee: Free