Forts near Pune

Maharashtra has highest number of forts than other states in India. Many of these forts are in Pune, Satara, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sidhudurg districts. These forts ruled by master of guerrilla warfare Shivaji Maharaj. Today these forts are attraction for tourists and a passion for trekkers. Many of these forts in Pune and around Pune are […]

Baneshwar Mahadev Temple Nasarapur

Baneshwar Mahadev Temple Nasarapur

Baneshwar is around 40 Km to the south of Pune. It is famous for old shiva mandir (temple) and natural beauty around temple. This temple was was built by Bajirao Peshwa-1. The temple is situated in dark woods – known as Ban (or Jungle) – and hence it is called as ‘Baneshwar’. Here you can […]

Bhimashankar – Religious Place near Pune & Mumbai

Bhimashankar – One of the twelve Jyotirlingas Bhimashankar, one of the twelve Jyotirlingas is at around 128 km away from Pune and 107 km from Mumbai. You have to reach Bhimashankar via Manchar. It is worth to visit in monsoon and winter when the place is full of natural beauty and lovely scenery around. It […]

Places to Visit in Pune

Pune is an incredible city. Being the second largest city in the Maharashtra, Pune has a lot of places to visit. Because of its size, pleasing environment, culture, and urban activity, Pune has a lot to offer the many visitors it hosts every year. Below we have listed what we believe to be the top […]

Rohida Fort

About the fort and its history The Rohida fort also popularly known as Vichitragad and Binicha killa is located to the south of Bhor in Pune. It is a Yadav Era fort built during the rule of Yadavas later this fort became a part of Shivaji Maharaja’s Swarajya. This historical fort conquered by the Moghuls […]

Shivneri Fort

Shivneri is one of the historically important forts in Maharashtra. It is birth place of ¬†Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj ¬†famous ruler of Maharashtra. Attractions at the fort 7 Darwaja: Mahadarwaja, Pir Darwaja, Parwangi Darwaja, Hatti (Elephant) Darwaja, Shipai Darwaja, Phatak Darwaja, Kulabkar Darwaja, Shivai Temple: Inside the fort is a small temple dedicated to the goddess […]

Ajinkyatara

Ajinkyatara is a fort on one of the seven mountains surrounding the city of Satara in the Sahayadri Mountains of Maharashtra, India. It is a 16th Century fort and now also holds the television tower for the city of Satara. This fort has been the place where several pivotal moment in Maratha history took place. […]