Savitri and Kalu rivers as seen from the fort

The Dasgaon Fort trek is a hill fort located in Raigad district of Maharashtra. It is situated on a hill between the Savitri river and the Dasgaon village. History Dasgaon Fort overlooks the Mahad Port which was a port for trading since ancient times. It was important to keep a watchRead More →

chambhargad fort as seen from the base village

Chambhargad Fort Trek The Chambhargad Fort trek, one of the many forts in Satara, was built to keep an eye on the town. It is known to be one of the oldest forts in Raigad district.  History Chambhargad fort also called as Mahendragad was built to keep a watch onRead More →

Avchitgad as seen from Nidi Station

Avchitgad Fort Trek Avchitgad Fort trek is a hill fort surrounded by the beautiful Sahyadri ranges of Maharashtra. It resides near the town of Roha in Raigad district. The fort can be seen from Nidi Railway Station which is nearby. History Constructed by the Shilahar kings of the Shilahar Dynasty,Read More →

Sarasgad as seen from the base village Pali

The Sarasgad Fort Trek is situated alongside Sudhagad Fort. Thus, it is also known as the twin of Sudhagad Fort. Located near Pali village, the Sarasgad Fort lies in the Raigad district of Maharashtra. History The Sarasgad Fort is a hill fort. It is also called as Pagadicha Killa asRead More →

Sudhagad fort trek as seen from the base village

Sudhagad Fort trek also known as Bhorapgad was built as a hill fort. It was built for defensive advantage due to rise in elevation  It is situated in Pali,Maharashtra and lies within the Sudhagad Wildlife Sanctuary. History According to sources, the Sudhagad Fort was built around in 2nd century B.C andRead More →

Asherigad Fort Trek as seen from the base village

Asherigad Fort Trek Asherigad fort trek is located in Palghar district, of Maharashtra. It is located 102 km from Mumbai and 88 km from Thane. It is an important fort in Palghar district. The fort is located on the hills near Mendhavan Khind on Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway. The base village forRead More →

Tung fort as seen from Pawna dam

Tung Fort is a hill fort in Pune District, India. It is also known as Kathingad meaning difficult in Marathi. It can be seen as a dominating peak from the Pawna dam and Pawna lake. History According to historical references, Tung Fort was built before 1600 CE. It was eventuallyRead More →

Karnala pinnacle

Karnala Fort Trek Karnala fort trek is a hill fort hike in Raigad district about 10 km from Panvel city. It is also called the Funnel hill because of it’s pinnacle. It is now a protected place lying within the Karnala Bird Sanctuary. In the past it was a fortRead More →