Get Travalour for free on Google Play

Shivneri Fort Junnar - Things to Know Before Visiting

Sangamvadi, Pune, Maharashtra 411001, India


Contents in This Page

About Shivneri Fort Junnar

This is a 17th century Militory fortification locatd near Junnar in pune district. it is the birthplace of Shivaji, the founder of Maratha empire

Attractions Near Shivneri Fort Junnar

Shree Kasba Ganapati
Shree Kasba Ganapati2.66km from Shivneri Fort Junnar

Shree Kasba Ganapati refers to both a particular idol of the god Ganpati in Pune and as well as to the temple built around the idol. The Kasba Ganapati is the presiding deity,gramadevata0 of Pune.

Lal Mahal
Lal Mahal2.73km from Shivneri Fort Junnar

This is one of the most famous monuments in Pune. This was established by Shivaji Maharaj in the year 1630 AD. Maharaj stayed here for several years until he captured his first fort. The original Lal Mahal fell into ruins and the current Lal Mahal is a reconstruction of the original and located in the center of the Pune city.

Shaniwar Wada
Shaniwar Wada2.79km from Shivneri Fort Junnar

Shaniwarwada, once the seat of the Peshwa governance in Pune is a 286-year-old mansion and is one of the finest examples of architecture in the city. It is now one of the most popular tourist destinations in Maharashtra. This grand mansion was built by the Peshwa Bajirao I himself as the residence of the Peshwas. Although the Wada currently covers an area of 625 acres

Dagdusheth Halwai Ganpati Temple
Dagdusheth Halwai Ganpati Temple2.93km from Shivneri Fort Junnar

The temple is a beautiful construction and boasts a rich history of over 100 years. The Ganesh idol placed inside is 2.2 meters tall and 1 meter wide. and is adorned with nearly 40 kilos of gold.

Aga Khan Palace
Aga Khan Palace3.31km from Shivneri Fort Junnar

The mighty edifice of Aga Khan Palace is situated in Pune and was built by Sultan Muhammed Shah Aga Khan III in the year 1892. It is one of the most important landmarks in Indian history and has been instrumental in many defining moments of India's independence. It was once the site where Mahatma Gandhi, his wife Kasturba Gandhi, as well as Sarojini Naidu and Mahadev Desai were held prisoners.

Saras Baug
Saras Baug4.41km from Shivneri Fort Junnar

Saras Baug is a major landmark in the city of Pune. The place where the park now stands was once occupied by a small lake. However, the lake dried up and was later developed into Sarasbaug. there is a Ganesh temple located inside this.

Where is Shivneri Fort Junnar

Discover More Attractions in Pune, Where Shivneri Fort Junnar Is Located

19 attractions

Pune is rich in its history, industry, and agriculture. Pune is also considered an educational hub of the state of Maharashtra.