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Difficulty Level / Height: Moderate: 3,556 Feet
Time for trekking: 1 Hour or even 45 mins with a good pace

VISAPUR FORT, VISAPUR TREK

 

Basic Info: Visapur is a fort near lonavala. Visapur and lohgad are twin forts near lonavala. The height of the fort from the sea level is 3,556 ft. 
Visapur Fort is larger and at a higher elevation than its twin fort- Lohagad. Within the fort are caves, cisterns of water. The ruins of a large stone-built house are known as the Peshwa's palace. In addition to a huge carving of Hanuman, there are also several temple dedicated to him scattered all over the place. Hanuman was likely the patron deity of Visapur fort..

Routes: If you start from pune on the old Pune Mumbai highway (NH4) take a left turn when u reach kamshet from the highway to pavanagar village. 
Ask the locals if you are confused when to take that left turn, the same road will lead u to lohgad fort base.
Along the way you have awesome view of pavana dam and its backwaters. 
The road is not bad…..but could be difficult and dangerous in monsoon. You can park your vehicles at Lohgad fort base and walk a distance for ten minutes from here to reach visapur fort base which can be seen…and is not

Difficulty Level and Other useful tips:

Difficulty level is Medium. It will take approximately 1 hour to reach to the top.
For an experienced trekker it should take just 30 mins.

What to see on the fort:

  1. FORT WALLS which still stand strong
  2. HANUMAN CARVING

Camping information:

Visapur is not ideal for camping…..
There are no proper shelters where u can stay. Particularly in monsoon it’s very difficult.


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