It provides a superb of read of Aravalli hills and also the Amber Fort down below. The fort is ten kilometres (6.2 mi) far from Jaipur town. It stands on a brief diversion from the Jaipur-Delhi road, that results in the Jaivana cannon at the Dungar Darwaza ('Darwaza' means that "gate"), an equivalent road results in another vital fort known as the Nahargarh Fort. It also can be approached from the Amer Fort over a brief climb on a steep hill track, incoming at the Awami Gate close to the fort depository. The fort is extremely fortified with thick walls of red arenaceous rock and is contact a layout arrange with a length of three kilometres (1.9 mi) and a dimension of one kilometer (0.62 mi); it's a powerful sq. garden (50 metres (160 ft) square) at intervals it. Ramparts in every corner area unit sloping and supply access to the higher level structures.
The palaces have court rooms and halls with screened windows. A central watch tower on a raised ground provides wonderful vistas of the encircling landscape. The Syria Mandir and also the garden at intervals its grounds, on the northern facet of the fort complicated, includes a triple arched entrance "The Awani Darwaza" that was refurbished in recent times to urge fine views of the Sagar Lake (an artificial lake); water from this lake accustomed be transported to the fort in pouches loaded on elephant backs and additionally by humans carrying water pots. The triple arch entrance with fortification walls higher than it's painted red and yellow. it's bound in associate east–west direction and faces west.