Raigad Fort The King of Forts

Raigad fort is situated in the Mahad Village ,Raigad District of Maharastra.
The King of Maratha Chhatrapati Shivaji maharaj built in 1674.This is fort is 820 meters from Sea Level under Sahyadri Mountain Range.People love to trek here in winter and monsoon season as “Raigad Fort Trek”.
It was destroyed by British in 1818.

Raigad Fort The King of Forts

Mountains of raigad fort trek

The distance from Pune to Raigad is 132Kms , By car It takes 2 hours to reach there by the route of Tamini Ghat.
And as your are roaming in around Pune Specially in Maharastra then don’t worry about the atmoshphere its always amazing with the atmoshphere.
Beautiful mountain range , waterfall and clouds makes your trip awesome.

Raigad fort - king of all forts raigad fort trek
King of forts


Waterfall at raigad - raigad fort trek

The Ganga Sagar Lake
The Ganga Sagar Lake, main water reservoir for the fort

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Top of the fort

Photo of Shivaji's Raigad fort trek
Photo of Shivaji’s fort




The Beauty of Fort

Treakking at raigad fort
Treakking at fort

Raigad fort from top
Fog at top of the Fort

Raigad fort top
Top of the fort

Fog at raigad fort
Fog at fort

Raigad fort wall
fort wall
Snake at Raigad fort
Snake at fort

By reaching fort, you can climb fort by trek and by stairs and by Ropeway also.
If you are really want to enjoy the adventure and atmosphere then my suggestion would be the Trekking.

Get local guide from there and climb the fort. Up there the Statue of Maharajah Shivaji’s feels you the Leadership , Power and Proud.


Must have selfie with The King of Maratha, The makers of Statue will be the most amazing makers on the planet.A big solute to him.

When you start roaming around the fort, the greenery makes your trip refreshed and relaxed.
The best season to visit this place is winter, At 820 meters height nature will play a big role there.
Clouds makes the picture more beautiful and amazing. The combination of all natural factors are just awesome.

When you go with local guide ask them more about the fort because there are lots of Stories happened on it.
So it will more interesting to listen those and to study of them.
I would like to share one from it,People says once upon the time the Soldiers used to climb the fort by Horses and still theirs voice coming late night.
So overall its very interesting and fun to Visit this beautiful place with your friends or family or loved one.

It is very best place to visit specially in weekend and in winter season.


water drops on wall - raigad fort

Enjoy Travelling!!

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