Are you thinking about getting a road trip to Raigad? Then, here is a compact guide before you travel in that zone. Raigad was the capital of Shivaji Maharaj during his period. This district is sitting atop the Sahyadri mountains on the Western Ghats. The place is popular due to the Raigad fort also. This is placed near Mahad. The fort has an altitude of 820 metres. Visitors have to cover 1737 steps to reach the top most point of this fort. The beauty of this area receives a sharp rise during the monsoon season when greenery covers the area in a heavy way.
Pune and Mumbai is well-connected via road with this part of the zone. Raigad's nearby airport PNQ is 120km away. The place is open to the Arabian Sea on the west. Various small, sedan and SUV cars are available at our place within a pocket-friendly range. The price per kilometre starts from Rs.10 to 180, depending on the type of car one chooses. Like Mercedes Benz-S class is Rs.140per km and Chevrolet Optrais Rs.16 per km. We have other cars like Mahindra Logan A/C, Tata Indigo A/C, Toyota Innova A/C, Hyundai Santro A/C, Tempo Traveler and Toyota Camry also.