|Part of Palghar Hill Range|
|Palghar district, Maharashtra|
|Government of India|
|Controlled by||India (1947-)|
Gambhirgad Fort ( Marathi language: गंभीरगड ) is a fort located 58 km from Dahanu, Palghar district, of Maharashtra. This fort is less important fort in Palghar district. The fort is in ruins and restoration is to be done.
History[edit | edit source]
No history about the fort is available
How to reach[edit | edit source]
The nearest town is Kasa which is 26 km from Dahanu. The base village of the fort is Patilpada which is 32 km from Kasa. There are good hotels at Kasa, now tea and snacks are also available in small hotels at Saiwan. The trekking path starts from the hillock south of the Patilpada. The route is very safe and wide. There are no trees on the trekking route. It takes about an hour to reach the entrance gate of the fort.
Places to see[edit | edit source]
There are water cisterns, small temple and a bastion on the fort. It takes about an hour to visit all places on the fort.
See also[edit | edit source]
- List of forts in Maharashtra
- List of forts in India
- Maratha War of Independence
- Battles involving the Maratha Empire
- Maratha Army
- Military history of India
References[edit | edit source]
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