Tags : Trekking & Hiking
Time Required : 1 day
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Located approximately 20km to the south of Lonavla near the city of Pune, Korigad is one of the hill forts famous among trekkers in Pune. It is estimated that the fort was built in the early 1500s. In fact, the city's first planned township- Aamby Valley is located on the eastern and southern foothills of Korigad. The fort is so named as it is dedicated to Goddess Koraidevi, whose temple is situated at the peak of the fort.
Rail: There are as many as 17 local trains plying on a daily basis from Pune to the hill station of Lonavla. Besides, a number of trains plying between the Mumbai-Kalyan route also halt at this station, thereby making the commute easier.
Road: NH 4 connects Pune and Lonavla via the Bushi Dam. In addition, local transportation like a jeep or a cab can be arranged from Lonavla to the base village.
Approx trek time : 1.5-2 hours
Availability of Night Trek: Available.
Base Camp: Peth-Shahpur village
Days required for the trek: 1 day
Difficulty level: Easy to Medium
Height above sea level: 3048 feet
Nearest Airport: Pune
Nearest Railhead: Lonavla Junction
Starting point of trek: From the base village of Peth-Shahpur
Type: Hill fort
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