In an earlier post I had shared video of my bicycle ride to Sinhagad . Sinhagad is my favourite place to visit. This time I visited Sinhagad fort with my friend Arvind to create a informative video about fort , its history specifically during period of Shivaji Maharaj and Marath empire. Video is posted on […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Sinhgad fort is in vicinity of Pune city . This is a huge advantage to Pune citizens. People go to Sinhgad for trekking , hiking , bird photography and having breakfast of Kanda-Baji & Pithala Bhakari . There is a motorable road to the top of Sinhgad fort. This is a beautiful road for riding […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Kalavantin Durg ( कलावंतीण दुर्ग ) is also called as Kalavantinicha Sulaka ( pinnacle ) . This fort is actually not a separate fort but it is an extension of prabalgad. Prabalgad lies on the Prabal plateau between Matheran and Panvel and can be seen from the Mumbai-Pune Expressway. Kalavantin Durg has always amazed me . […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
We have done multiple treks of Rajgad fort . These photos are taken in Dec 2013. This season is also good for trekking. There will not be that beautiful greenery like Jul , Aug , Sep but good weather make climbs easier.Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Sinhagad, Sinhgarh, or Sinhgad (Marathi: सिंहगड, The Lion’s Fort), is a fortress located roughly 30 kilometres southwest of the city of Pune, India. Previously called Kondhana (Marathi: कोंढाणा). We frequently visit Sinhgad fort. This video was taken on fort near “Samadhi” of Tanaji Malusare. Local narrator Shahir Dimbale gave us information about importance of Kondhana […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Happy days are here again. Its monsoon and good time for trekkers. Last year ( Aug-2012) we had fantastic trek of Rajgad fort. I have posted a video 16 minute video of this trek on you tube. This is HD video of trek from Chor Darwaja way- Gunjawane Village. We also visited Balekilla […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Date of Trek : 1-Oct-2011 This video was shot in Oct 2011 during a trek to Fort Torana. Fort Torana is highest mountain in Pune district. Photos of trekking are available on Picasa. There is lot of information available on internet about fort Torana. Velhe is base village of fort Torana. To goto Velhe village […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
This view is worth getting up early morning & 50 KM bike ride in chilling cold. This photo I took from a hill near to Pawana dam. There stand tall fort Tikona. A trek to Tung & Tokona Fort near Pawana Dam , Maval, Pune. We visited two forts Tung & Tikona in one day. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Harishchandragad – हरिश्चंद्रगड Date of Trek : 10-Dec-2011 & 11-Dec-2011 We had been planning to visit Harishchandragad since long time. Harishchandragad is a “must visit” place for every trekker in Maharashtra. Harishchandragad is a fort located on the borders of Pune , Thane & Ahmadnagar districts. This fort is 1424 meter high from sea level. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
We did a fantastic trek of Fort Torana on Saturday , 1st Oct 2011. Click link below to see photos https://picasaweb.google.com/112408778094002998694/TrekToranaFort More information & Videos coming soon … Stay tuned Update : ( 26-Feb-2012 ) More details about this trek are posted on http://www.iphotic.com/2012/02/torana-trek/Continue Reading... 2 Comments.