How to Reach Shivneri Fort

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Shivneri Fort is located near Junnar in Pune district. It is the birthplace of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. The area of Shivneri Fort is around 1.6 KM with 7 huge gates. The Shivneri Fort is consideration as one of the important landmarks of Maratha History and it can be reached through various options.

How to Reach Shivneri Fort by Road:

Junnar is the nearest city to reach Shivneri Fort situated around 2 KM. As Junnar is administrative centre (tehsil) for many villages it is very well connected from major cities of Maharashtra including Mumbai, Thane, Pune, Nashik, etc. State Transport buses are available to reach Junnar from all these major cities. From Junnar its half an hours walk to reach at the bottom of Shivneri Fort. If you are traveling through your own vehicle or hire vehicle from Junner you can climb upto the half of the Shivneri fort.

How to Reach Shivneri from Mumbai: Shivneri can be reached from Malshej Ghat and from Khandala. To travel from Malshej Ghat head towards Thane – Kalyan – Murbad – Saralgaon – Tokawade and reach Malshej Ghat. From Malshej Ghat head towards Ganesh Khind and reach to Shivneri Fort.

To travel from Mumbai – Khandala – Shivneri use Mumbai Pune Expressway and exit at Talegaon. Head towards Chakan – Rajgurunagar – Peth – Manchar – Kalamb – Narayangaon – Junnar – Shivneri Fort.

How to Reach Shivneri from Pune: To travel from Pune to Shivneri use old Mumbai road to reach Bhosri. Head towards Chakan – Rajgurunagar – Manchar – Narayangaon and reach Shivneri Fort via Junnar.

How to Reach Shivneri Fort by Train:

Pune Railway Station is the nearest railway station to reach Shivneri Fort which is situated around 94 KM. Talegaon Dabhade railway station situated around 82 KM from Junnar. From Talegaon and Pune there is good frequency of State Transport (MSRTC) buses to reach Junnar. Even tourists can hire private cab for one day picnic to Shivneri fort.

How to Reach Shivneri Fort by Air:

Pune airport situated around 88 KM from Junnar and Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai is situated around 156 KM from Shivneri Fort. From Pune and Mumbai airport tourists can hire a cab to reach Junnar or travel by MSRTC buses.

Distance from Major Cities to Shivneri Fort:

  • Lenyadri to Shivneri Fort Distance – 7 KM
  • Malshej Ghat to Shivneri Fort Distance – 21 KM
  • Pune to Shivneri Fort Distance – 93 KM
  • Ahmednagar to Shivneri Fort Distance – 104 KM
  • Kalyan to Shivneri Fort Distance – 112 KM
  • Thane to Shivneri Fort Distance – 134 KM
  • Nashik to Shivneri Fort Distance – 146 KM
  • Mumbai to Shivneri Fort Distance – 155 KM

Map of Shivneri Fort

Explore Shivneri Fort with map. Shivneri Fort Map showing city attractions, roads, hospitals, police stations and many important places. Get complete information about Shivneri and plan your holidays.

Other Destinations Near Shivneri Fort

Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary

Bhimashankar Jyothirlingam

Lenyadri Caves

Malshej Ghat

Bhandardara Hill Station

One thought on “How to Reach Shivneri Fort

  • May 30, 2017 at 7:49 am

    Great info. How much does local jeep take from Alephata to Junnar?


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