Harishchandragad Trek
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25th Aug 01:30 am - 25th Aug 08:00 pm₹1300
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Description

 Harishchandragad Trek

Harishchandragad is one of the best high forts near Mumbai, Maharashtra. Strong fortifications of this fort have multiple entry routes such as Junnar gate route, Sadhale ghat, Nalichi wat and Indore waat.

The carvings on the temples of Nageshwar (in Khireshwar village), in the Harishchandreshwar temple and in the cave of Kedareshwar indicate that the fort belongs to the medieval period, since it is related to Shaiva, Shakta or Naath. Later the fort was under the control of Moguls. The Marathas captured it in 1747. Main attractions on Fort: Sapta Tirta Pushkarini, Kedareshwar Cave, Konkan Kada (Konkan cliff), Taramati peak, Temple of Harishchandreshwar.

 

Harishchandragad Event Details

  • Difficulty Level: Medium

  • Endurance Level: Medium

  • Height of fort: 4650 ft. approx

  • Region: Igatpuri

  • Total time required for climbing: 2-2.5 hours uphill climb one way

  • Cost: Rs. 1300