Treks and Trails India invites you for a One Day Trek to Visapur on 31 August 2014
Height: 3556 ft approx
Type: Hill Fort
Minimum participants required: 10
Contribution: Rs350.00 per person. Last date for registration is 28th August 2014. Hereafter Rs 100.00 will be charged extra.
Visapur Fort is larger and at a higher elevation than its twin fort- Lohagad. Within the fort are caves, cisterns of water, a decorated arch and old houses. These two roofless buildings surrounded by outer or veranda walls said to have once been Government offices. The ruins of a large stone-built house are known as the Peshwa’s palace. In addition to a huge carving of Hanuman, there are also several temple dedicated to him scattered all over the place. Hanuman (or Maruti) was likely the patron deity of Visapur fort. Best for trekking near Mumbai.