Rohida fort is also known as the Vichitragad Fort. Rohida fort is located at a distance of around 10 km from Bhor in Pune district of Maharashtra. Rohida trek is one of lesser known fort treks in Maharashtra.
Rohida fort distance from Pune: 68 Kms
Rohida fort distance from Mumbai: 220 Kms
Rohida fort trek Guide:
The nearest village or the base village for the Rohida trek is Bajarwadi village. Just search for “Bajarwadi” on Google maps and you will get a driving direction to Bajrwadi village from your place. From Bajarwadi village, you can see the Rohida fort towards North-west.
You can park your vehicle at the Bajarwadi primary school. There is a clear trekking path from Bajarwadi to the Rohida fort. The trekking trail from the Bajarwadi village to Rohida fort passes through beautiful step farms along a ridge. You can get some eatables and snacks at the Bajarwadi village. During summer, whole of the trek path looks barren and infertile.
Rohida fort camping information:
Rohida fort is one of the most perfect places for camping. You can pitch your tent at the fort top. However, if you are not carrying a tent, you can also take a stay in the temple at the top. The temple at the Rohida fort can easily accomodate five to six persons.
Places to see at Rohida fort?
- Water ponds
- The Rohideshwar temple
- Shiravale bastion
- Panoramic view from the top
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