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Raigad

Pachad, Maharashtra
Easy

Best suited for first timers & children

Description :

The Raigad Fort, formerly known as Rairi, was built by Chandraraoji More, the King of Jawali, who was then seized by Shivaji who made it his capital in 1674 when he was crowned the King of a Maratha Kingdom which later developed into the Maratha Empi...read more

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Distance

6 kms

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Max. Altitude

4,400 ft

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Time

3 hrs

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Approx Cost

INR 1200

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Best Months

Jun-Jan

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Route Type

In & Out

What to Expect:

Panoramic Views

Lake

Ropeway

Temple

Facilities

Water at start

Food at start

Food on trail

Getting there :

Closest City: Mahad

By private transport: • Follow google directions to the start point using the button above. By public transport: Option 1: Bus • Take an ST bus to Mahad from Mumbai or Pune. Pachad village is 22 from Mahad. From Mahad, one can get an ST Bus to Pachad Village. • If coming from Pune, one could get an ST bus that takes you directly to Pachad via Mahad. Option 2: Train • The nearest railway stations to Raigad fort are Veer and Mangaon on the Konkan railway line. Mangaon is a busier station of the two and more trains halt there. • Trains going towards Ratnagiri, Sawantwadi, etc. stop at these railway stations and you can find ST buses from here towards Mahad. From Mahad, you can get an ST Bus to Pachad Village.

Aditional information :
Ropeway till the top is available.

Entry Fee: None

Food,Water and Stay on the trek: Few eateries and hotels are there nearby the fort. Sometimes local people also sell delicious food items like Pithl-Bhakri, Thecha etc.

Curated by

Trailleo Team