Malhargad Killa | Malhargad Fort Pune

Malhargad Killa

Welcome to our blog, where we embark on an exciting journey to explore the wonders of Malhargad Fort Pune, also known as Sonori Fort. This ancient fort is a treasure trove of history and boasts stunning natural beauty that will leave you awe-inspired. Let's dive in and unravel the enchanting tales of this hidden gem.

Raigad fort in Pune -Fort JadhavGADH

Malhargad Fort History

Perched majestically atop a hill, Malhargad Killa has witnessed centuries of historical events. The fort dates back to 1775 when it was constructed by Peshwa Saradar Krishnaji Madhavrao Panse with a strategic purpose, offering protection and control over the region. As you wander through its weathered walls, you'll be transported back in time, connecting with the echoes of the past.

Path to the Purandar fort in Pune amidst lush green mountains -Fort JadhavGADH

 A Divine Connection

Beyond its historical significance, Malhargad Killa is bestowed with a divine aura. Named after Lord Malhari, this fort has a spiritual connection that adds an enchanting layer to its grandeur. Legends and folklore surrounding the fort's divine association will leave you awe-inspiring and contemplative.

Mountain cliff covered with lush green forests -Fort JadhavGADH

Embraced by Nature

Situated amidst the breathtaking landscapes of the Western Ghats, Malhargad Killa beckons with its thrilling hiking and trekking opportunities. As you ascend its slopes, the panoramic views will take your breath away. The hills, covered in lush greenery, provide a serene setting that is perfect for nature enthusiasts. The sweet melodies of chirping birds and the gentle rustling of leaves will transport you to a world of tranquillity and greatly enhance your Malhargad Fort trek.

Cliff-side side fort with a misty background  -Fort JadhavGADH


Our journey through the captivating world of Malhargad Killa nears its end. We hope you've been enthralled by the history, mesmerised by nature's beauty, and thrilled by the prospect of hiking this splendid fort. As you plan your visit, consider staying at Fort JadhavGADH, where comfort and nature unite to offer you an unforgettable experience.
So, pack your bags, gather your loved ones and get ready to embark on an adventure that will leave a lasting impression on your heart. Malhargad Killa awaits your presence, eager to share its stories and secrets with you.

After an exciting day of exploration, you'll need a cosy and comfortable place to rest. Look no further than our hotel, Fort JadhavGADH, strategically located near Malhargad Killa. Surrounded by nature's bounty, our hotel offers a perfect blend of modern amenities and tranquillity, making your stay truly memorable. At Fort JadhavGADH, the experience goes beyond the forts. Indulge in the comfort of our well-appointed accommodations, savour delectable meals at our restaurant; our spa offers serenity and rejuvenation, witness the Shivaji martial arts show, and sway to the melodies of ghazal and musical nights. Experience adventurous trekking, explore Mawala painting and immerse in the energy of Lavani Marathi folk dance. Every moment at Fort JadhavGADH adds joy to your journey of exploring the wonders of Malhargad Killa. Come, cherish our hospitality and create lasting memories.