Rajmachi Fort Near Lonavala.

Distance: 15 km From Lonavala, 65 km from Pune and 90 km from Mumbai.

Rajmachi fort is one of the famous tourist attraction and trekking places near India’s most popular hill station Lonavala. It is just 15 km from Lonavala, 65 km from Pune and 90 km from dream city Mumbai. Rajmachi is the also one of the best hill forts in Maharashtra. Rajmachi fort is located at beautiful and small village Rajmachi.  It is very famous fort located near two famous hill stations in Maharashtra Lonavala and Khandala. Rajmachi is the Historic fort played very important role in the History, it’s also strategies fort to control on BorGhat, and it is the Ghat between Khandala and Khopoli on Mumbai and Pune route.  It is the one historic route in the past.

Rajmachi another name is UndeWadi, Rajmachi fort has seen many changes in hand to Shivaji Maharaj, Shahu Maharaj, Aurangzeb and British region. Rajmachi fort very important role in First Anglo-Maratha war. Rajmachi fort has been declared as protected mountain. Rajmachi peak has two main fortified structures the Shrivardhan Fort and Manaranjan Fort. Shrivardhan and Manaranjan Fort is one of the best historic forts.  Rajmachi fort established by Satavahanas, this fort was captured by Maratha King Shivaji Maharaj in since 1657. Almost 1-year Rajmachi fort under the Mughals Empire before the Marathas regained its control. When the Maratha witnessed a downfall in 1818, then the British took over the ownership of this fort.

Rajmachi fort famous for Trekking and Adventure enthusiasts, it is also famous for Bike trek ride from Lonavala. It is the famous tourist attraction in Maharashtra for trek and adventure. It easily accessible by road. You can see some historic things on the fort like the old temple of Kal Bhairava, old Buddhist caves on the west side of the fort. In the Rainy season, the fort looks like a very beautiful because of more beautiful Silvery Waterfalls, streams and lush green Forest and Meadows,  green Mountain. Rajmachi fort takes almost 1 hour for the trek. If you want to experience full-fledged trek to go Rajmachi and take breathless experience. You will also see a unique view of the sunset on the fort. It is the best one-day picnic destination for All Punekar and Mumbaikar, it is one of the best weekend gateways near Lonavala.

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