Forts

Pratapgad Fort

Pratapgad  Fort – Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

Pratapgad is a mountain fort built in 1656 under the administration of the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj from Maratha dynasty. Pratapgad fort is the first fort which was totally constructed new by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. He had earlier built construction extensions on Rajgad and Torana forts. The protective walls on zigzag terrains, Armoured bastion are special features of fort construction by Shivaray. …

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Sinhagad Fort

Sinhagad Fort Pune ( The Lion’s Fort )

Sinhagad Fort ( The Lion’s Fort ) is one of the most famous attractions of near Pune situated in a distance of 30 km from the city of Pune city of Maharashtra State, India. Sinhagad fort has been situated above the surrounding landscape on Sahyadri hill, at a height of 700 meters. Fort height is 4300 feet above from sea level. Sinhagad fort originally …

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