Standing 6km west of Rajgad Fort, this high fort another citadel of history. It commands excellent views and is easy to climb. It’s two wings are called Zunjar Machi to the east and Budhla Machi to the south.
Torna is an ancient fort and many caves are located in the nearby hills. In 1646, Shivaji Maharaj won this fort from its Bijapuri general. He repaired it and named it Prachandgad. There are temples of goddess Menghai and Toranjai on the main fort.
23:00 – Reporting to the SG Team.
23:30 – Travel to the base from Pune.
01:30 – Reach the starting point of the trek.
01:45 – Group instruction & briefing about the trek
02:00 – Commence trek to Torna Fort.
05:30 – Reach “Budhala Machi” (Torna Fort)
07:00 – Explore the various parts of the fort.
09:30 – Descend to Velhe.
10:30 – Reach base & have a meal. (veg.)
12:30 – Travel to Pune.
15:00 – Reach Pune with happy memories & non-biodegradable waste.
Meal after the Trek
Shivajinagar > Swargate > Katraj > Nasrapur – Torna Base Village
23:00 – Shivajinagar
23:15 – Swargate
23:30 – Katraj
Please come 15 minutes before at your pickup point to avoid getting late.