"Bala Kila" or Bala Fort is situated on one of the most famous
hill of Aravallis range which enlightens the legends of the
prosperous history of Alwar. It is a very large ancient fort
with 15 large and 51 small towers, 446 openings for musketry and
8 huge towers and rises about 3000 m above the city. This fort
is also called Kunwara Kila. Bala Kila is well-known for its
history, which dates back to the time of Mughal rulers. It runs
about 2 km from east to west and 5 km from north to south.
According to legends some of the Mughal rulers
have stayed at this place before the rule of Rajput rulers in
the 18th century. There are various gates inside the fort which
are known as Pols. Some of these gates are named after various
personalities. e.g. Suraj Pol, Laxman Pol, Jai Pol etc.
this fort the Mughal Emperor Babur decided to make a night halt,