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Harishchandragad Fort

Junnar, India
+91 83906 07203
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Poor amenities with such great history

Very tough fort (Tolar Khind route) We did a night trekking here. The fort doesn't have security... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
640sameerp
Awesome Trek

Its a trekkers paradise and should be visited in monsoons . There are 3 routes to reach... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2018
kiran1232
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Hyderabad, India
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

Very tough fort (Tolar Khind route) We did a night trekking here. The fort doesn't have security feature..! The railings are broken. The fort has many ancient things to see such as a cave, temple, but our dearer government isn't preserving it. There should be...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2018

Its a trekkers paradise and should be visited in monsoons . There are 3 routes to reach harischandraghad. 1. Pachnai (Easy trek) 2. Kheereshwar (Medium) 3.Nalichi Vaat (Tough) . Khireshwar village route is preferable as it offers a lot of scenic beauty while trekking. Rock...More

1  Thank kiran1232
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

One of the best and tiring trekking , but its worth . Amazing view of the western ghats . The right time is monsoon , the view is breath taking .

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Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

I have visited Harichandragad in October 2017 with my family with youngest member of our family, my daughter 4.5 Years old and older my mother 50 plus age. We have started from Narayangaon Pune in the early morning around 7 am took route Otur Bramganwada...More

1  Thank VAIBHAV D
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Reviewed October 6, 2017

The Western Ghats looks awesome in monsoon. I have been part of many trekking from my organization. This trek was really toughest one so far. it's an incredible place for trekking. There are 2-3 routes to reach the top. Namely via Khireshwar (6-7 hrs), via...More

3  Thank sanju_222323
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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Trek to Harishchandragad via Nalichi Vaat Type : Hill forts, Pilgrim temple Fort Range : Malshej Grade : Medium(Hard in Monsoon) Maximum Height : 4500ft History : One of the oldest temple in the Sahyadri’s. Some idols which are carved in 11th century. Basecamp : Walhivale...More

Thank satyafru
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Reviewed June 28, 2017

I have been here for trekking. The view 🎑 from kireshwar village to the hills of harishchandra was picturesque. The whole day was cloudy 🌧. It takes 4~5 hours to reach our destination and it depends on climate conditions and group members 👨‍👨‍👦‍👦👩‍👩‍👧‍👧, we are...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2017

I went through a group...the office organised a amaing nightout....food was organised and also sleeping bags n all was organised....we started at around 7 in the morning and reached by 10.30 on the top....had amazing trekking experience....best time to visit is monsoon or winter so...More

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Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

If you are an amateur trekker then just take the easy route don't go near Khireshwar. If you want an experience of a lifetime then go the Khireshwar route. Tent and food available upstairs. So you should carry as little as possible.

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Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

A good 2 day trek. We started at around 3 pm and reached till the temple at around 6 pm. A pleasant and easy trek with lots of good views. We camped at night. Locals are very helpful and you will get food/mineral water near...More

1  Thank Aditya K
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vinod j
January 23, 2018|
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Response from hassykk87 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The villages at the foothills offer parking facilities at nominal charges. They also offer meals and tea. Although the villagers would also provide night stay facility, I would strongly recommend that the best place to... More
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umang k
August 10, 2017|
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Response from hassykk87 | Reviewed this property |
If you plan to go on your own, Contact Bhaskar (+91 830 808 1939). He can arrange for accommodation and meals. Else, you can try joining any groups. Some groups that do these treks are - Ninja Adventurez, Trek Mates India... More
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