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Historic Fort

A fort steeply immersed in rich History. It has a imposing Statue of Great Shivaji Maharaj.It is a... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2013
Amit M
Thane, Maharashtra, India
One of the most visited -Shivajis Fort

I had the experience of visiting pratapgad for trek.The fort is most visited by the people who... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2013
Mumbai, India
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24 Km from Mahabaleshwar | Strategically Located, Mahabaleshwar, India
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Reviewed 18 October 2013

A fort steeply immersed in rich History. It has a imposing Statue of Great Shivaji Maharaj.It is a good option to hire a Guide to explain all important places on the fort. One gets a good food on top as wel.

Date of experience: July 2013
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Reviewed 9 October 2013

I had the experience of visiting pratapgad for trek.The fort is most visited by the people who visit Mahabaleshwar .The fort is not visible in the month of September due to the dense fog. Hence full photo of the fort was not accessible. We descended...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Rithesh
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Go for this fort, you won't be disappointed. But if fort, history and old monuments do not fascinate you, you can put this place on back burner.

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank som00_2
Reviewed 8 October 2013 via mobile

The historic fort built by Maratha King Shivaji in 16th century is on a must visit if visiting hill station Mahableshwar. It is easily reached by car while driving down from Mahableshwar to Goa road, Apx 24 kms along roads with magnificent views of hills,...More

1  Thank vrvaid
Reviewed 25 September 2013

The reason for me to visit Mahabaleshwar was Pratapgadh Fort....From childhood i was being told about its historical importance and the skill with which it was constructed....When i actually happen to visit this place....I wud just say it was sheer beauty....With beautiful large stone entrance...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank prande
Reviewed 10 September 2013

It took more than one and half hours form saj hotel to port. Nothing much to view over there at the port except couple of walls. I recommend travellers not to waste time to visit this place, instead sit back and relax in the serenity...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank pvsreedhar
Reviewed 5 September 2013

It is a History of shivaji raje bhosale.Shivaji raje killed afjal khan,Pratagarh distance from mahabaleshwar 20km.1 hrs travel distance,beautiful nature & fort.

Date of experience: April 2013
3  Thank uddhavmohite
Reviewed 30 August 2013

since pratapgarh fort is 2o kms from mahabaleshwar and is quite a distant from there, also car can go at the base of the fort , so a big no for hard trekkers , don't take guide its not worth spending 300 rs just for...More

Date of experience: August 2013
3  Thank Techieindus
Reviewed 23 August 2013

Awesome view and very interesting historic facts out there. But sad to see human population occupying all around and desperately selling food for its a short trip uphill.

Date of experience: August 2013
2  Thank TraveLOVER_B
Reviewed 15 August 2013

One of the better forts that I've been to in Maharashtra. Has a bit of history associated - make sure you hire a guide(costs 200 rs) for the same as you might miss out on some important places without him. Guided trip around the fort...More

Date of experience: August 2013
5  Thank SwapyJ
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1 November 2017|
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Response from rohit_b37 | Reviewed this property |
I have seen big buses go till the top . Should be a problem I guess !!!
13 September 2017|
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Response from 223siraj | Reviewed this property |
Dear Manvarasha, you travelling to pratapgarah fort by taxi for four person taxi fare is 1500\rs and 8 person needed 2000\rs required and 3 to 4 hours required for entire fort visiting time minimum required.
26 May 2017|
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Response from Nitin M | Reviewed this property |
Fort is around 20KM away from Mahabaleshwar where you can find many hotels/resorts.