|PRABAL FORT POINT MATHERAN|
Nestled atop the flat summit of the high and fine Prabal hills is the Prabal fortress that lies in proximity to the Matheran hill station. One of the oldest monuments sustaining in this section of Sahyadri mountain degrees, this majestic piece of architecture is prominently seen from almost all of the vantage factors of Matheran. Status the checks of time, Prabal castle though holds the legacy of the meritorious Maratha rule in Maharashtra, which in existing instances is nearly in ruins. Formerly possessed by means of the Mughals, the legendary Prabal fort comes to be conquered with the aid of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, and as informed via historical anecdotes, the fort became replete with illimitable treasure when received. It continues two gateways - 11 towers, and a small water lagoon. Although the gateways of the garrison had been destroyed at some factor of wage wars to a high-quality volume, the partitions of the 4 towers nonetheless stand proudly making a track the sagas of the gorgeous yesteryears of Maratha sovereignty. The prabalgad fort stands at an elevation of 2,300 feet (seven hundred m) inside the western ghats. The fort emerges as formerly referred to as muranjan until it was once taken over and renamed by using way of the Maratha forces underneath Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj's rule. Its sister fort is irshalgad. Proper subsequent to prabalgad, to its north, lies the steep galavanting pinnacle.
Summer 18c To 35c
Winter 10c To 15c
HOW TO REACH PRABAL FORT POINT
Matheran is one of the few places in India that is a no-car zone; so to reach any place in the city tourists will have to walk, or you can have horses also for sight-seeing.
THINGS TO DO & SEE IN AND AROUND
Besides, tourists can visit Lion's head, a prominent attraction of Mahabaleshwar that often remain thronged by the visitors.
|Best Time To Visit||Anytime|
|Facilities||Food Stalls, Accommodation, Washroom|
|Recommended Hours||Min 2 hours|
|Traveler Types||Group, Solo, Couple, Family|
|Allowed||Camera, Video, Footwear|
|Timing||5 AM To 6 PM|
|Nearest Railway Station||Toy Train Matheran|
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Raigad District Matheran, Maharashtra, 410206, India