How to Reach Ratangad Fort

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Ratangad is a hill fort near Bhandardara. Mumbai to Ratangad fort distance is around 177 km. The Ratangad fort is about 2000 years old and has a natural rock peak called “Nedhe” or Eye of the Needle.

As Mumbai is a well-connected city of India and abroad you can first reach Mumbai and start your journey to Ratangad by rail or road. Nashik to Ratangad fort distance is only 85 km and there are many options to reach Ratangad from Nasik.

How to Reach Ratangad Fort By Road:

Igatpuri is the nearest city to reach Ratangad Fort. Regular Maharashtra State Transport (MSRTC) buses are available from Mumbai, Thane, and Nashik to Igatpuri and Bhandardara. Tourists can hire private vehicles from Mumbai and Nashik to reach Ratangad Fort.

How to Reach Ratangad Fort from Mumbai – From Mumbai you can drive to Ratangad Fort through Mumbai-Nashik Highway (NH 3). Head towards Thane – Bhivandi – Asangaon – Igatpuri. Once you reach Ghoti Budruk take a right turn and cross the railway tracks. Again take a right turn at Pimpalgaon and one more right to Bari village.

How to Reach Ratangad Fort from Igatpuri – To from Igatpuri to Ratangad Fort head towards Ghot Budruk and take a right turn. Head towards Wasali – Baari – Chichondi and reach Ratangad Fort from Shendi. There are many Igatpuri to Bhandardara bus services available and tourists can opt for auto services to reach Ratangad Fort from Igatpuri.

How to Reach Ratangad Fort from Nashik – To from Nashik to Ratangad Fort head towards Vilholi through NH-3 Nashik Expressway. Head towards Gondedumala – Khambale and reach Ghoti Budruk. Take a left turn from Ghoti and use the above route to reach Ratangad Fort.

How to Reach Ratangad Fort from Pune – To from Pune to Ratangad Fort head towards Chakan > Rajgurunagar > Manchar > Narayangaon > Ozar > Otur > Bramhanwada > Kotul > Padalne > Rajpur > Bhandardara > Ratangad Fort

How to Reach Ratangad Fort By Train

The nearest railway station is Igatpuri, which is around 56 km away from Ratangad Fort. From Mumbai, you can travel by Kolkata Mail, Howrah Mail, or Mahanagri Express to reach Igatpuri station. Many express trains are available to reach Igatpuri from Mumbai and Pune. From Igatpuri you can reach Bhandardara by taxi or state transport bus which will charge you Rs. 500 and Rs. 25 respectively.

Pune to Igatpuri train is also available. From Pune, you can travel by Pune Manmad Express and get down at Igatpuri and from Hyderabad, you can travel by Devagiri Express to reach Igatpuri. Pune to Ratangad Fort distance is around 174 km.

How to Reach Ratangad Fort by Air:

The closest airport to reach Ratangad Fort is Mumbai Airport. From Mumbai, tourists can reach Ratangad Fort by train or hiring private cabs.

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