Pune and Mumbai airports are nearest to Ratanwadi. Pune is 78 km away from the village and Mumbai is around 170 km away. From here, you either can take a car or a bus on hire to reach Ratanwadi. However, the roads are not maintained and thus the travelling time is much more. Igatpuri is the nearest railway station to Ratanwadi. The best route to reach Ratanwadi is through the water. You can take boat rides which are quite frequent from Arthur Lake in Bhandardara and reach here. These rides cost you around INR 30 to 35.
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How to reach Ratanwadi by flight
The nearest airport is Pune International Airport as well as Mumbai International Airport. From Pune and Mumbai, you can take trains to Igatwadi which is the nearest station to Ratanwadi. You can take road route from Igatwadi to Bhandardara and from there take a boat ride to Ratanwadi.
Nearest Airport: New Pune International Airport
- 78 kms from Ratanwadi
Tentative return flight prices to New Pune International Airport from major cities in India.
How to reach Ratanwadi by road
The route through road to Ratanwadi is very tedious. Thus buses are not regular. However, you can go till Bhandardara by road and then take a boat ride till Ratanwadi.
How to reach Ratanwadi by train
Igatpuri is the nearest railway station. It has quite a few trains, mainly inter state trains which are connected to this station. Pune railway station is also nearby and has an excellent connectivity of trains from major cities as well as towns of the country.
How to reach Ratanwadi by Waterways
There are frequent boat rides from Arthur Lake in Bhandardara to Ratanwadi. This the most convenient route and costs roughly INR 30-35 per person.
Local transport in Ratanwadi
Ratanwadi being a small village has fewer rickshaws and most of the times hardly necessary. There is a boat ride from Arthur Lake in Bhandardara to Ratanwadi and it's a 20 minute walk from there to the base of the fort.