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Good place to visit during Monsoon

An amazing fort to spend time and enjoy the monsoon rain . Hot tea and hot poha is the best... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bangalore District, India
Must visit birthplace of Shivaji

Car can go upto certain distance and then you need to climb up (steps) and then a walk of around... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Junnar, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing fort to spend time and enjoy the monsoon rain . Hot tea and hot poha is the best combination

Thank SamJose
Reviewed 1 week ago

Car can go upto certain distance and then you need to climb up (steps) and then a walk of around 2 kms to reach Birthplace of Shivaji on top of fort. There are food stalls on way and also at the base. It takes at...More

Thank ankushsunkale
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's my dream from childhood to visit birth place of the Great Maratha Warrior Shri Chatrapati Shivaji Raje Bhosale. We have visited the fort just after the celebration of birth anniversary of the great King. It's one of the easy fort for climbing and also...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

Shivneri fort is around 27 kms from Malshej Ghat - but takes 1 hour as the roads are quite bad post monsoon. One has to go through the town of Junnar to reach Shivneri fort. We reached the fort base by 5:30 PM. One had...More

2  Thank Karthik R
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Visited Shivneri in Aug, you can take the vehicle very close to the top and will have to walk around 150-200 steps after that. Toll of about Rs 30/- at the base and then you can take your call up. The fort is fairly clean...More

3  Thank nilesh_pp
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Myself n my husband visited this fort last week. We started at 7:15 am from Pune and reached the base of the fort by 10:30 am. We were told that it is a 3 hr drive from Pune. The map confused us for 20 mins...More

4  Thank Jayanthi S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

If you are an experienced trekker, Shivneri will disappoint you. Shivneri an easy fort which hardly takes 45 minutes to climb is suitable for families and beginners. Recently renovated this fort is safer that earlier. There are long stairs which make a climb easier. Though...More

5  Thank 640sameerp
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This fort can actually be renamed as a temple. Birthplace of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj near to Junnar and very close to one the ashtvinayak mandir (Lenyadri). Fort is very well maintained and I must say this is one the well maintained fort in Maharashtra. A...More

Thank AmulAwasthy
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Visited this place in September 2016 with family and kids aged 8-10years. Since it was during monsoon season, the place was lush green and very scenic. We started our ascend around 10am and the weather was just perfect with cool breeze blowing. Though it is...More

Thank SOD2008
Reviewed 28 December 2016

it was a good and quick visit to the fort. approachable by road. takes around 2 hrs to climb up see places and come back. Clean and repaired fort. nice view of surrounding naneghat,malshej. do not try to park towards the end . park downward...More

2  Thank BhatkuParty
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25 July 2017|
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Response from Jayanthi S | Reviewed this property |
Roads are good. You can go by car.
12 June 2017|
Response from 640sameerp |
Hi crazy traveller, This Sunday I been to Malshej Ghat and Shivneri. Let me answer your query. From Ahmednagar, Shivneri is approx. 70-80 km. It takes 45 minutes to climb Shivneri. Fort is damn easy to climb. There are... More