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Old fort

Rajgad fort is an iconic place located near pune. The place is historic and attracts many tourists... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sunil G
Bengaluru, India
An exciting trek to a hill fort in Sahyadri

It is very interesting trek to the fort. Several times it is done as a combination trek... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2019
Mukund C
Pune, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rajgad fort is an iconic place located near pune. The place is historic and attracts many tourists to it.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sunil G
Reviewed 13 February 2019

It is very interesting trek to the fort. Several times it is done as a combination trek (Rajgad-Torna-Sinhgad) or as a night trek in summer. You will enjoy it as a group activity, more so during Monsoon season, when the nature is at its best...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Mukund C
Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

Did this hike on a Saturday - wasn’t quite as busy as some others closer to the city. It’s a beautiful climb and interesting to see at the top. It is mostly crumbling rocks like any fort, but crazy to imagine what it would have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EmilyR44
Reviewed 23 January 2019

This fort can be considered as a Holy place as it was first capital of Hindavi Swarajya, established by Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahataj. Trek to this fort via Gunjavane & Chor darwaja is bit difficult, but will test your mental and physical ability. The fort is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Curiosity604413
Reviewed 25 December 2018

Rajgad fort is fisrt capital of Hindvi Swarajya established by Shrimant Shree Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. This is located in Velhe taluka in Pune district. This fort can be climb by 3 ways. 1st is from Chirmodi or Gunjawane village to Chor Darawaja. 2nd from The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank mayurnimbalkar
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Difficulty:- Moderate Fees:- 5 Rs/Person and 15 Rs/Vehicle Prerequisites:- Bikes, sport shoes,snacks, water bottles and trekking mentality(You should take 3 litres of water per person or else you can buy water bottles on fort itself) Route:- Pune to Gunjawane( Pune-Kapurhol(Nasrapur fata)-Margasni-Gunjawane) You will be starting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
6  Thank 16prasanna
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Quite a serene and a challenging experience. The pinnacle of Maratha empire and I was awe struck by the grandiose plan & execution. Overall a filling experience.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank NirmalNR
Reviewed 21 November 2018

In the rainy season, especially when it is raining, the ropeway crosses a waterfall and you have a mesmerizing view of the waterfall. You must visit this place once if you have even a little interest in history.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Shishir A
Reviewed 12 November 2018

had been here twice one of the Best and scenic fort in India. lot of surprises in there just visit and you will be in different world

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Y4world
Reviewed 7 November 2018

this is almost 150-160 Km from Pune, as we have travelled from pune.It is a fort build by Shri Shivaji Maharaj and it was the capital then, in their rule.It is very big fort and takes almost a day if you want to see very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank 1512mukulj
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14 February 2019|
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Response from Mukund C | Reviewed this property |
Don't understand what you mean by safe parking. There is no attendant. But parking is available.
Àķâsh G
25 December 2018|
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Response from Umesh-Pune-001 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , You can reach to the base of Rajgad fort by Car but you will have to climb up to the top. No option as of now :)
5 September 2018|
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Response from Virag R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Chaithanyach, You need to reach to Swargate bus depot in Pune first. Then take a State Transport (ST) bus to Gunjawane (which is the base village for Rajgad). It will take around 1 and half to 2 hours to reach to base... More