Raigad Travel Guide

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Raigad is a fort. It is situated in the Raigad district of Maharashtra. This fort was the capital of the great Maratha warrior Chhatrapati Shivaji. It is located in the scenic region of the Sahyadri Mountain range. The fort is currently in ruins as after the maratha rule it was completely destroyed by the British. The most famous statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji is located in front of the ruins. There is also a Rameshwar mandir on this fort. It is one of the most majestic forts erected by the Marathas. It displays the brillance of architectural planning that the Marathas had. The fort given scenic displays of the surrounding beauty of the Sahyadri mountain range which covers the western region of Maharshtra. Its a great journey to visit this place which was ruled by the most famous king of Maharashtra. 

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September 15, 2007 new by ameya narvekar (2 points)

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