Tourist Places in Raigad

Places to Visit in Raigad

Raigad - #59 of 131 in Maharashtra |
Raigad Average Rating - 5.7/7 1 based on 208 Ratings

Raigad is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Raigad is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Raigad are February, March, October, November, December. There are 9 tourist places in Raigad, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Raigad can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Raigad for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Raigad Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Raigad, browse through photos & pictures, explore Raigad using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Raigad, which are great places to visit, are Queen\'s Palace, Jijamata Palace, Takmok Tok, Raigad Museum, Gangasagar Lake. Raigad can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Raigad Tourist Places



  • Type: Fort
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Raigad Fort, Raigad
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Places to Visit in 6 Raigad
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6.5 / 7 1
24 Ratings & 18 Reviews
The Fort of Raigad also called the ‘the Gibralter of the east’ is a monument of prophetic vision of Hindavi Swarajya and used to be the capital of Maratha sovereign. This fort was maintained and nurtured under the supervision of Chhatrapati Shivaji. It is placed at... Read More »
"Raigad fort"Aug 17, 2016 "Excellent fort to visit"Apr 19, 2016
  • Type: Historic Place
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Takmok Tok, Raigad
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Places to Visit in 6 Raigad
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7.0 / 7 1
11 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Takmok Tok also known as the punishment point is a 1200 ft tall rock providing a vast view of the Sahyadri Hills and its over-folding edges making it a popular viewpoint of Raigad. In ancient times traitors were punished by being thrown down this cliff and Shivaji also chucked... Read More »
"Very nice place to visit"Mar 15, 2016 "Feel the height"Dec 21, 2015
  • Type: Place of Worship
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Jagadishwar Temple, Raigad
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Places to Visit in 6 Raigad
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6.5 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
The Jagadishwar Temple is a Hindu Temple built by Shivaji, situated at 25 km north of Mahad. This temple depicts his devotion and belief in Hindu religion and it is said that he used to visit this temple every day. Despite of being a Hindu temple, the dome above this temple is... Read More »
"Inspiring place"Nov 27, 2015 "Historic Temple"Sep 8, 2015
  • Type: Lake
Gangasagar Lake, Raigad
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Places to Visit in 6 Raigad
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6.1 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
The Gangasagar Lake is an artificial lake situated in Pachad, built during the rule of Chhatrapati Shivaji. It is said that the lake was built during Shivaji’s coronation with the water of River Ganges. This lake lies in front of the Raigad Fort and its surroundings... Read More »
  • Type: Palace
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Jijamata Palace, Raigad
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6.3 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
The Jijamata Palace of Raigad is dedicated to the mother of Shivaji, Jijabai. Jijabai was said to be a lady of high values and spirits and lived so till her death. She was said to bethe person behind the greatness of Shivaji. The main attraction of this palace includes the... Read More »
"Historic place"Sep 8, 2015 "Well maintained place"Jul 29, 2015
  • Type: Palace
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Queen's Palace, Raigad
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6.3 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
The Queen’s Palace also known as ‘Rani Vasa’ is another significant part of the Raigad fort, situated between Gangasagar and Kushwatra Talaos. The portion of the Queen’s Palace comprises of six chambers with each having its own private commode and... Read More »
  • Type: Historic Place
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Raj Bhawan, Raigad
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Places to Visit in 6 Raigad
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6.8 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Raj Bhawan in Raigad is the site where Shivaji Maharaj administered his kingdom with his valour. The structure of this bhawan is the result of the architectural brilliance of Maratha era. This bhawan is placed on a dual podium with wooden columns supporting it from the four... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
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Mahad, Raigad
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Places to Visit in 6 Raigad
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6.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Mahad is a small town as well as a popular sightseeing attraction situated near the city of Raigad. The town lies on the banks of river Savitri and is known for its water agitation facilities. A Kranti Stambh is also present in the place in the memory of this agitation, which... Read More »
"Good place"Sep 8, 2015 "Crocodiles in Savitri River"Apr 19, 2014
  • Type: Museum
Raigad Museum, Raigad
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6.5 / 7 1
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The Raigad Museum is situated at the lower station of Raigad Fort and has been created with the stalwarts of the Maratha history including that of the Shri Ninadji Bedekar and Shri Babasaheb Purandare. It mainly houses photographs of different fort of Shivaji’s Empire... Read More »
"Walk back to History."Apr 19, 2014

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