RAJGAD FORT, MAHABALESHWAR

World India Maharashtra Mahabaleshwar Rajgad Fort
Not rated
Rate this destination

Rajgad Fort, as name indicates is a royal fort which served as capital for Maratha Kingdom for several years. Perched atop of Sahyadri Ranges at an altitude of 1318 meters above sea level, Rajgad Fort has excellent architect strategy. As per historical facts, King Shivaji constructed this fort with the help of treasures found in nearby fort. The mountain on which the fort stands is termed as “Murumbadevi Dongar”. The base of Rajgad Fort extends to 40 km making it a well-protected fort. Rajgad fort still has remnants of palaces, citadels, water reservoirs etc within it. Rajgad Fort played a vital role in Maratha Empire and was silent spectator of many historical events which took place in that time period.

Current Weather Forecast


Light Rain
21° C
18/08

23 - 19 ° C
19/08

22 - 19 ° C
20/08

23 - 19 ° C
21/08

24 - 20 ° C

THINGS TO KNOW

Category
Historical, Trekking, Fort
Languages
Marathi & Hindi
Altitude
807m
Best time to visit
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Nearby railway stations
Nearby Airports
Mahabaleshwar
India Maharashtra Rajgad Fort

TRAVEL TIPS (0) Recent

Write a travel tip
POST
Be the first to give a tip or leave a comment
Get Routes
travel guide
places to see
Between 0 to 100 kms
All Categories
Adventure
Hills
Jungle
Beaches
Art & History
Religious
Sort by

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

places to see
From  ₹ 4130 3 Hours
places to see
From  ₹ 5000 11 Hours
places to see
From  ₹ 3999 2 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 9990 7 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 27000 5 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 3990 2 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 21998 9 Days
places to see
From  ₹ 1950 2 Days