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Treat yourself to an intriguing historical and architectural splendour of the past.
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20 for two wheelers
50 for four wheelers
All days of the week
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
1 to 2 hours
ABOUT Sinhagad Fort
If you are a history buff and want to know more about the glorious past of Pune, then Sinhagad Fort should top the list. Come here to marvel at the simplicity of the tomb of Tanaji, Shivaji’s favourite general. He died here in the year 1670 after a successful bid to capture the fort. Legend has it that Tanaji and his men climbed the unprotected near-perpendicular face of the hill. He is said to have hurled a ghorpad, a local lizard species, tied to a stout, long rope. The ghorpad, called Yashwanti, anchored herself to a crevice in the rock face with strength enough for 300 troops to climb the fort!

Located on a hilltop, it offers amazing views of Pune city. It is also a favourite ground for trekkers as the fort is located at a height of 700m and has an interesting track which you would love to explore. Don’t forget to have some delicious Pithla Bhakri and refreshing Buttermilk which are sold by the roadside vendors when you visit this majestic fort.

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reviewed on Mar 19 2013
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Do enjoy salty boiled peanuts and sweet thick curd once you reach at the place.
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