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The massive defensive walls of the Kumbhalgarh Citadel, near Udaipur (India)

Kumbhalgarh is a fortress situated 82 km North-West of Udaipur.­

Built on a hilltop 1100 metres above sea level, the fort of Kumbhalgarh has perimeter walls that extend 36 kilometres.­[1] The frontal walls are fifteen feet thick.­

See this en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Kumbhalgarh.

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Rajasthan, India

Photos taken during a 7-week, 7000 Km motorcycle tour across parts of India (Delhi, Rajasthan, Ladakh, Kashmir, Jammu and more) in May-June 2009.­