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good trekking spot

Better to go during rainy season.Good place for photo shots.Wear rain coats and anti grip... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kochi (Cochin), India
A thrilling experience

Torna Fort is a fort situated in Pune district and its trek starts from Velhe village, situated at... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Pune, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Better to go during rainy season.Good place for photo shots.Wear rain coats and anti grip footwear.Better to go in groups

1  Thank sunseb
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Torna Fort is a fort situated in Pune district and its trek starts from Velhe village, situated at its base. The trek gets challenging at certain points due to rocky and steep terrain. There is a waterfall midway on the trek route. The best season...More

2  Thank Musafir13
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Torna Fort is also known as Prachandagad This was the first fort captured by king Shivaji Maharaj in 1646, at the age of 16, forming the nucleus of the Maratha empire. - The most beautiful trek - Elevation of 1403 mtrs / 4603 ft -...More

1  Thank dradia
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We gone to torna fort in monsoon season. Experience was so good, we treak almost 2 hour. Wear raincoat and shoes because there is lots of rain and sleeperry places. Go in group only.

1  Thank satish m
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Torna fort was.tge first fort Shri Shivaji Maharaj won with few number of Mavlas. It is the fort who built foundation for Maratha Empire. Torna fort is beautifully located in the vicinity of Velhe near Pune. Must visit place if you are trekking lover..

1  Thank kendrenarayan89
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Torna was the first fort won by Shivaji at the tender age of 16. Seeing this huge fort must have prompted Shivaji to name it Prachandgad. Another very noteworthy thing about this fort is that it is one of the highest forts (4610 ft) in...More

Thank Amit20k
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Reminds you of great Shivaji era. Very scenic fort and easy to climb. Excellent weather. No food available.

Thank 592abck
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Torna is a another must do fort for people who seek adventure along with a trek, I did this in third week of Jan I started from Pune at around 5:45 am, took the road via Sinhagad i.e. Kamshet->Khanapur->Velhe (~60Kms). Road between Khanapur and Nasrapur-Velhe...More

5  Thank nilesh_pp
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Torna Fort is on the top of Sayadri Forts. Its takes 2 to 3 hours to reach on the top. There are no shops for water and food on the way. Please carry food and water. The treak is full of adventure.

3  Thank sandeepraje50
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Torna Fort is on the top of a small hill. It takes 3 hours to reach the top. There are no shops for water and food on the way. There are lots of steep climbs which is almost vertical and full of adventure. The place...More

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25 August 2015|
Response from Rohit B |
Yes Mam, It is safe for overnight stay. The 'Mengai' temple is the only place where one can stay overnight. This temple is well built with proper door and windows which can be locked from inside. The the water tank is also... More