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Awesome must visit fort

Myself n my husband visited this fort last week. We started at 7:15 am from Pune and reached the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jayanthi S
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If you are an experienced trekker, Shivneri will disappoint you. Shivneri an easy fort which hardly... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
640sameerp
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Junnar, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Myself n my husband visited this fort last week. We started at 7:15 am from Pune and reached the base of the fort by 10:30 am. We were told that it is a 3 hr drive from Pune. The map confused us for 20 mins...More

Thank Jayanthi S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

If you are an experienced trekker, Shivneri will disappoint you. Shivneri an easy fort which hardly takes 45 minutes to climb is suitable for families and beginners. Recently renovated this fort is safer that earlier. There are long stairs which make a climb easier. Though...More

1  Thank 640sameerp
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This fort can actually be renamed as a temple. Birthplace of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj near to Junnar and very close to one the ashtvinayak mandir (Lenyadri). Fort is very well maintained and I must say this is one the well maintained fort in Maharashtra. A...More

Thank Awi21
Reviewed 26 January 2017

This is the birthplace of the Maratha ruler Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj and is just 8 kilometers from Lenyadri. You will find here an impressive statue of child Shivaji with his mother Jijabai. The temple of Shivai Devi, the goddess the fort, can be seen en...More

2  Thank SandeepSaxena-IIP
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Visited this place in September 2016 with family and kids aged 8-10years. Since it was during monsoon season, the place was lush green and very scenic. We started our ascend around 10am and the weather was just perfect with cool breeze blowing. Though it is...More

Thank SOD2008
Reviewed 27 December 2016

it was a good and quick visit to the fort. approachable by road. takes around 2 hrs to climb up see places and come back. Clean and repaired fort. nice view of surrounding naneghat,malshej. do not try to park towards the end . park downward...More

2  Thank BhatkuParty
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Since birthplace of Shivaji Maharaj,, it should be a must to visit place of all Maharashtrians.. Quiet high and a good walk. The birth place is kept locked and the scenery from the top view is very nice.

Thank ashwini s
Reviewed 21 October 2016

it's a tracking place, i suggest that track it just after raining season ,u may find some awesome views,u feel that ur inside the clouds .........and there is a temple type place,which is called shivji birth place 'don't forget to reach there' .....remember that u...More

1  Thank 123deva96
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We went there last weekend and probably the best weather to be there! We had clubbed the trip along with Ozar-Lenyadri. We weren't sure if we would be able to make it to the fort, but since we had some spare time we thought of...More

4  Thank JayeetaDuttaSaha
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Shivaji Maharaj birthplace becomes a pilgrimage for Maharashtrians. The fort top view gives us a 360 view of the valley and surrounding place. The atmostphere is very cool and mesmerizing. The trek from the gate and top takes 1 hour but the lazyness goes away...More

1  Thank Shivprasad P
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rai_sandip
12 June 2017|
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Response from 640sameerp |
Hi crazy traveller, This Sunday I been to Malshej Ghat and Shivneri. Let me answer your query. From Ahmednagar, Shivneri is approx. 70-80 km. It takes 45 minutes to climb Shivneri. Fort is damn easy to climb. There are... More
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640sameerp
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Response from SOD2008 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have some local guides, not sure of their charges though.
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Response from BhatkuParty | Reviewed this property |
go early in the morning and aviod rush days if possible. avoid summer
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