Darawar Fort (Bhawalpur)

Historically-significant Derawar Fort a 9th century human marvel is famous for its amazingly different architecture signposting centuries of opulence; therefore it is considered a noticeable tourist attraction in the Cholistan desert. Derawar Fort is an enormous and impressive fortress located in Ahmadpur East Tehsil (Bahawalpur), Punjab, Pakistan. This large fort consists of forty bastions which are visible from many miles in the Cholistan Desert.

The Derawar Fort was built in the 9th century by Hindu Rajput named Rai Jajja Bhati, from Jaisalmir in India's Rajasthan state. This place is of significant attraction point for tourist, because of its landmark architecture, beautiful desert and safari. The walls of the fort are 1500 metres wide and thirty metres high. Tourism Development Corporation Pakistan (TDCP) recently started off-road Cholistan Desert Jeep Rally which makes it more attractive for visitors.