Rajmachi Trek-Trek beginners favorite
Rajmachi is one of the favorite destinations for every trek beginners and one of the most popular trek destinations in Sahyadri Mountains. Fort stands at a height of 2750 feet overlooking the Bhorghat Pass. This fort built by Shivaji in 17th century. By Exploring the twin forts “Manaranjan” & “Shrivardhan” one can spend lots time over the fort. There are 2 routes to reach Rajmachi, first from Lonavala and other being Karjat route.
Rajmachi is the popular tourist attraction of Khandala. The fort of Rajmachi is famous among trekkers and adventure enthusiasts. You can start trekking from the Kondhane caves side which will take 3-4 hours of climbing if you want to experience a full-fledged trek, but otherwise you can drive right upto Udhewadi village from the Lonavala side and then trek for hardly 20-30 minutes to the top of the fort. Rajmachi is very popular beginner's trek as it has simple and clearly marked trail on both sides the paths.