Sinhagad

Sinhagad, ealier known as ‘Kondhana’ is the most prominent and popular fort in Pune.It is located at village Donaje, taluka-Haveli. It is 25 km away from Pune on a hill 1290 m high. Tanaji Malusare-Chh. Shivaji’s trsusted and brave general,fought a battle here all alone with the Mughal army. on hearing news of his death, Chh.Shivaji said. “We won the fort but lost the lion” (“Gad Ala Pan Sinha Gela”), and so after his death Chh. Shivaji renamed this “Kondhana” fort as “Sinhagad”.

Photo Gallery

  • Sinhagad-Rear View
    Sinhagad- Rear View
  • Sinhagad Fort - Door
    Sinhagad Fort Door
  • Statue - Tanaji Malusare
    Statue of Tanaji Malusare

How to Reach:

By Air

Nearest Airport - Pune

By Train

Nearest Railway Station - Pune

By Road

35-40 kms from Pune city. Buses are available.

Stay

Many guesthouses and hotels are available in Pune city for stay.