Lohagad Fort

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Lohagad: Has Many Things To Offer To Tourists

I Lohagad Fort is from the many slope castles that are related with Chatrapati Shivaji. I am fifty two kilometers from Pune. I Lohagad is at the height of 3400 feet. Just 1 km separates the two forts in me and those separated forts are very much famous for the trekking purpose. A great number of people come every year to enjoy trekking at me.

I Lohagad Fort have a long history and many dynasties have conquered me at different periods of time from Satavahanas to  Chalukyas to Rashtrakutas to Yadavas to Bahamanis to Nizamshahis to Mughals and Marathas everyone has occupied me. 

Last I was occupied by Shivaji in 1648 CE.  Later again one ruler conquered me but finally Shivaji recaptured me. I was used to keep the loot money that was brought from Surat. Now, I am declared as a protected monument or fort by the Maharashtra government.

My long history makes me a vulnerable place to visit and all the tourists just adore me. Though, I am pretty cool all the time. Neither the summers are too hot nor are the winters too cold. You can visit me any time of the year. I am blessed with the adequate amount of rainfall throughout the year.

You can reach till me through the public transportation easily. The connectivity of rail, road and air makes it possible for you to visit me. I always make sure that I offer a pleasant and charming visit to all my guests when they visit me.

Other Destinations Near Lohagad Fort

Lonavala and Khandala

Karnala Bird Sanctuary

Ekvira Temple

Karla Caves

Lohagad Fort

Matheran Hill Station

Sangram Durg, Chakan

Pune City

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