The fortifications of Vellore Fort are an example of Vijaynagar-era (16th c AD) “sultanate influenced” fortifications. Inside the fort are a number of British-era buildings, as well as the 16th c Jalakanteshwara Temple.
Ramparts of Vellore Fort
The gopuram of Jalakanteshwara Temple can be seen in the photo below
A British-era building inside the fort
A little distance from the fort lie the tombs of the family of Tipu Sultan, who were kept at the fort after Tipu’s defeat. These include the tombs of Tipu’s mother and wife, from the first half of the 19th c.
The road from the fort to the tombs
The tomb complex
A dargah near Vellore Fort