Rating in India
$ 17

Trek To Raigad Fort

Trekking  +  walking
Trekking + walking
min $ 17
Per person
Tour details
Destinations: Raigad Fort
Guide language: English
Price: min $ 17
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About the Activity :
Get your trekking shoes ready and step out for an exciting trek to Raigad Fort with your adventure buddies! Raigad Fort is a magnificent hill fortress, situated in the Raigad district of Maharashtra. It lies approximately 125km away from Pune and serves as one of the major excursions of the city. The fort once served as the capital of Chhatrapati Shivaji, the Great Maratha king, in the 1674. Perched at an altitude of 1350m (4530 ft) above sea level, Raigard Fort falls under the Sahyadri Mountain ranges of India. The main structures inside the Raigad Fort, which today stands mostly in ruins, comprise of the Queen's Quarters, the Public Durbar, Watch Towers, Darwazas (gateways), etc.
While one a trek to Raigad Fort, one can also be witness to the ruins of the three watch towers, which were once used to spot any threat from a distance. The main entrance of the Raigard Fort comprises of the Maha Darwaja, which is colossal and provided protection from the enemies. The three dark and deep chambers, situated to right of the Palkhi Darwaja, are believed to have served as the granaries of the fort. One of the main attractions of theRaigad Fort is a magnificent statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji, sited opposite the ruins of the main market avenue. The samadhi (tomb) of Shivaji and his dog Waghya is situated near the avenue only. Grab your cameras now to explore the depths of this exotic resort steeped in history!

1 Breakfast,
1 Vegetarian Lunch
Evening refreshments
Trekking
A/C Private Vehicle
Haversack and Wind Cheater to keep hands free
Water Bottle 3 Litters. Personal medicines
Camera (Optional)
Snugly fitting canvas shoes / Sports shoes, Torch with spare set of batteries, Safety pins
Electoral or Enerzyl Powder or Glucon D powder some snacks & biscuits
Good trekking shoes, Extra Pair of Clothes
Plastic bag to keep clothes dry
Kindly carry 1 Identity proof at least for the trek
Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited
Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding
The tour provider reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice
Telephonic confirmation is mandatory, if unable to contact send us a text message
Sleeveless, low neck, figure hugging shirts/tops, short pants, hot pants not allowed
Payment made is non refundable and non transferable
Please do not carry handbags or Jolas or Sling bags
Do not destroy or dirty the archaeological, historical monuments
Please do not carry or wear any valuables, ornaments, jewellery, etc. If carried, then the tour providers cannot take any liability for the same
Rock Climbing, Rappelling,Trekking or any adventure activity is potentially risky
For all these events you are at your own risk
Organizers are not responsible for any accident or compensation in whatsoever manner
Follow the code of conduct, to avoid troubling fellow trekkers or other people from the group or even local people
Due to the Monsoon season we recommend you to please take care at every place while walking /climbing / trekking
Rains are expected so please double pack your valuables in plastic bags to save them from getting wet
No plastic littering on the wayor in hills/mountains
If cancellations are made 15 days before the start date of the trip, 25% of booking value will be charged as cancellation fees
If cancellations are made 7-15 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of booking value will be charged as cancellation fees.
If cancellations are made within 0-7 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of booking value will be charged as cancellation fees.
In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However no refund will be provided for the same.
The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
Within 48 hours
All tour descriptions and conditions are given in accordance with the information of Thrillophilia
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