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Rajgad Fort

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Address: Velhe Taluka, Pune, India
Phone Number:
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Best Historical place to visit

Raigad is capital of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Maratha empire. Please is quiet high, if go for picnic and group it is enjoyable. If you like history or not, I will say everybody... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Raigad is capital of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Maratha empire. Please is quiet high, if go for picnic and group it is enjoyable. If you like history or not, I will say everybody must visit to Raigad at least once in life.

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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Rainy season is the best time to visit this location. There are two ways you can reach the top of the fort which is almost 1 km above sea level, one being the stairs and other rope way. I would advise stairs to climb and rope to get down. The stairs are steep so we avoided them while getting down.

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Thank stutya m
Pune, India
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

i have been to rajgad 2 times. its bit tough trek, specially balekilla. you can reach to rajgad from 2 different trek routes. there is no food on forts except sat & sunday. water is there. View from balekilla is nothing less than heaven.

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Thank sachintiks4u
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Rajgad ( Royal Fort) is one of the biggest forts in the Pune district of Maharashtra state in India. The fort is around 1,400 m (4,600 ft) above sea level. There are different ways to reach Rajgad, one of the easiest but the longest is via Vajeghar-Pali. One of the most frequently trekked routes is from Gunjavane Village via the... More 

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Thank Swami H
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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

visit this fort if ur from pune/Mumbai or any nearby place, if you are from outside these city than u can avoid it, good for weekend trip

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1 Thank Manish S
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

Rajgarh night trek is one of the most memorable and enthralling treks i have experienced in recent times. Below is my experience of my night trek back in Feb 1st week 2017 : Trek Organiser was Trekking Spiders , Pune People gathered at Pune railway station from all across maharastra and nearby at 7 Pm , upon which close to... More 

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2 Thank Anubhav G
Pune, India
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Rajgad fort trekking very exciting and thrilling experience. It takes 3 to 4 hours to reach at top. Level: Medium It is in Velhe region. One can get bus or shared Vehicle for Rajgad base village. There is entry fees at base point and number of small restaurants at the base. Also at the top Local people provide food, water... More 

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Thank pallavirawgan
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

I went to Rajgad fort for trekking with my friends in feb 2016. it was an amazing trekking experience here.

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Thank splendidsnehal
Pune, India
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

An absolutely delightful place. Please take a guide along once you have negotiated a price, as it helps to have background on different parts of the fort. Once done, you can ask the guide to leave and stroll about on your own. Take the rope way to the top if climbing is an issue, there are about 1500 odd stairs... More 

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Pune, India
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

The amount of energy and Thrilling experience this fort gives during trekking is awesome. The best part of this place is that there are Very less people on the fort. The peace and silence around the fort are divine. The fort is very beautiful and not in very good shape still its name Rajgad truly stand by its name.

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