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Address: Behind Bhairavnath Temple, Khandala, Lonavala, India

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Manaranjan fort

The fort is very strong and nicely built. The fort is high to there are some 2500 around stairs to get there. The fort is smaller than others but it was a gateway during those... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 July 2016
RagsD123
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

The fort is very strong and nicely built. The fort is high to there are some 2500 around stairs to get there. The fort is smaller than others but it was a gateway during those times. The fort is at distance from Lonavala.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

This fort is good and nicely maintained by locals. This fort is also famous among the trekking people. There are many food stalls outside the fort. There are some public vehicles which ferry round the clock.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

It is a ruined fort, not good in shape right now. Just a waste of time. Nothing to do much or look at here. Though one could see the sunset view. But I don't think that is worth going for here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

The only good thing about the place is the view of the valley and being a good decent place for trekking.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

The fort is ok, its more of old ruins, the view of valley from here is really good and you see great waterfalls in the rainy season

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2014

Fort Rajmachi has 2 bastions(Balekilla). One Manoranjan other Sriwardhan. There were places of residence of VIPs on the fort. Manoranjan has 2/3 old destroyed structures. Water tanks which satisfy the forts water requirement for the year. One can watch nice sunset in the evening from it.

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