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Pratapgarh Fort

24 Km from Mahabaleshwar | Strategically Located, Mahabaleshwar, India
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Very average visit due to the fog . Hardly any view was available

A very average visit since it was pretty rainy and foggy . On the top there is Shivaji Chattrapati... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Worth a visit into the times of kings

It is a huge fort and once you start climbing.. you realize the vastness of this place.. I would... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
New Delhi, India
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24 Km from Mahabaleshwar | Strategically Located, Mahabaleshwar, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A very average visit since it was pretty rainy and foggy . On the top there is Shivaji Chattrapati statue and around you can see the view which wasn't possible due to the dense fog . There was very heavy traffic when we visited the...More

Thank rohit_b37
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is a huge fort and once you start climbing.. you realize the vastness of this place.. I would strongly recommend visitors to do put in extra efforts to visit the entire fort, as it takes you in those times.. and you can relate to...More

Thank nipunb007
Reviewed 1 week ago

the fort is in broken state just like all other forts in Maharashtra. However, it is a little better located with an awesome view of Sahyadri range from the top. the location is made up well and has a few things like a garden, memorial...More

Thank MaithileeMayur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether its the architecture or defence planning...this fort is Above all ..We can see the power Of the Marathas....while touring this fort....Well a suggestion...do take the Guides...they are one of the most genuine guides ..You would ever find...and all the people working there...are descendants of...More

Thank Mohit M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pratapgarh from Mahabaleshwar is an entirely uphill journey with serpentine turns through the high Western Ghats. The journey itself is very scenic and resembles the foothills of Himalayas in a way. The fort is equally breathtaking. It is a combination of history and geography. The...More

Thank TaniaMukherjee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pratapgadh is a fantastic place to visit if your are a histrory lover. It will take some time to reach there because it is on the high hill but after reaching there it's a fantastic scenario. The history is well preserved there. Some new work...More

Thank Prerak S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take a local guide by paying a standard fee of Rs. 300/- and understand the history as you climb about 500 steps of the fort. Although none of the fort interiors are in place as it seems britishers destroyed those in the past

Thank rrtushar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location : Located at 24 km from mahabaleshwar. Drive is beautiful amid forest and valley. Even if you are not interested in history you should drive up to the fort. People reside inside the fort village sometimes facing no electricity for days, specially during monsoon....More

Thank sanjayvora45
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This fort is about 1 hour drive from Mahabaleshwar. Car can reach almost upto the top of the fort near to the steps. We need to climb 450 steep steps to reach the top. The view from the fort is amazing. There are some shops/...More

Thank Bhavana A
Reviewed 23 May 2017

...olld walls and some monkeys. Really cool place, worth every (of many) steps walking up the hill! Rewarded by incredible 360 views and, if you are lucky, spotting some grey langoors. There is also a small temple and some shops/small restaurants.

Thank Patrick R
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Hi is there hotels in or near fort?
26 May 2017|
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Response from Abhijit B | Reviewed this property |
I have heard there are homestays on the fort available. Suggest to enquire first
How tough it is to climb for a senior person of age 75 yrs??.
3 December 2016|
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Response from Jyoti_Bhat | Reviewed this property |
My father is 73 years old and has bit of asthma. But he came with us all the way to the top. He did have to stop at intervals and take deep breaths. So, as such age itself is not so much the concern, but definitely you need... More
Shilpi K
There is a beach shown in picture, So is there a beach in mahabaleshwar?
21 December 2015|
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Response from Arun_Bhagat | Reviewed this property |
Hi Shilpi, Mahabaleshwar is a pleasant Hill Station and there are no beaches around atleast more than 100 Kms... You might have seen picture which could have been used for representation purpose of other tourist... More