Trekking Places near Pune - Rajmachi
Rajmachi is an ancient fort located in Karjat region, surrounded by beautiful landscapes, built by Shivaji Maharaj during 17th century and now one of the favorite trekking destinations among the adventure seekers, at an altitude of 2710 feet.
It is a historic and strategic fort to control the trade route. Fort consists of huge ramparts, strong walls, massive gateways, water reservoirs, administrative centers, secret gates for exit.
Kal Bhairav temple is situated in the gorge between the two castles, Shrivardhan and Manaranjan forts. Kondhane caves are also situated in the western side of Rajmachi.
In the rainy season, this place looks more beautiful with several waterfalls, streams and green forests. There are two ways for trekking, one from Lonavala which is almost 15 km flat walk and the other one is from Karjat, a gradual climb of 5 km. For the beginners, Lonavala is better for trekking as it is an easier path. Udhewadi is the base for Rajmachi.
Distance from 7 Scooters Chinchwad: 190.2 KM