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Harishchandragad Trek is a ancient hill fort as one of the Best Holiday Place in India. It is situated in the Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra which is the best place to visit in India. Western Ghat range is the parent range of this region. Some ancient scriptures like Agnipurana, Matsapurana has references of this place. This port was made by Kalachuri dynasty in the 6th century but the caves were made in 14th century. Architectural forms of the temple shows the mixture of various culture. Before the Marathas, Mughals had the control of this fort. So if you have an interest in history of our country along with beautiful trails for trekking then this trek is absolutely for you.
You will see the famous ‘Saptatirtha Pushkarni’ with the idol of Lord Vishnu and the caves of Harishchandreshwar then you clearly know the reason why we have to visit for Harishchandragad Trek again. The water remains cold all over the year. There are Kedareshwar cave with a big Shiva linga completely surrounded by water. This water remains cold like ice too even in the summer. In the monsoon you can’t reach the cave as the river Mangalganga flows with huge water. Taramanchi is the topmost point of this trek which offers magnificent view of the valley. This peak is situated at an elevation of 1429 m. you can see view of peaks like Ghodishep, ajoba, Kulang fort from here. Harischandreshwar is another temple which is a example of ancient fine art in the stones. It is a one day trek but remains in mind forever as Best trekking experience or Best Holiday Place in India.
Nearest Railway Station – Kasara
Duration – 1 day
Difficulty – Moderate
Maximum altitude – 4660 ft
Try to reach the Belpada village in the previous night. Belpada is the base camp of this trek. Start as early as possible in the morning as you have to trek for 9 hours to reach the summit. The trail is mostly rocky and you have to be cautious enough to avoid any serious injury. After reaching Harishchandragad see all the things mentioned in the earlier paragraph. After exploring the beautiful place with the eyes of your mind head back towards the return way as by completing one more best place to visit in India.
FAQ Related to Harishchandragad Trek
A distance from Delhi to Harishchandragad Trek is around 400 km via NH 44 as per Google info.
The best time to visit Harishchandragad Trek is April to November just because of pleasant weather.
In a minimal amount of 500/- you can travel to Harishchandragad Trek from Delhi.
No, It is located in a remote region where getting network connectivity is very difficult.
You have to start trekking in the morning around 11 am because it takes 5-6 hrs.
The total distance of the Harishchandragad Trek is 10 km.