Jamgaon-Fort



  • Name of the Fort:
  • Jamgaon
  • Difficulty Level:
  • Medium
  • Endurance Level:
  • Medium

About Fort

  • District:
  • Ahmednagar
  • Base Village:
  • Jamgaon
  • How To Reach:
  • By Road
    Ahmednagar is the Nearest Town to Jamgaon. Ahmednagar is 26 km from Jamgaon. Road connectivity is there from Ahmednagar to Jamgaon.
    By Rail
    There is no railway station near to Jamgaon in less than 10 km. How ever there are railway Stations from Near By town Ahmednagar. are the railway Stations near to Ahmednagar. You can reach from Ahmednagar to Jamgaon by road after . How ever Pune Jn Rail Way Station is major railway station 100 KM near to Jamgaon
  • Description:
  • Jamgaon (10 km away from parner, 110 km from Pune) fort has been built by the Shinde sardar. It's a land fort with much of fortification still in good condition. There is a 2-storey 'wada' inside the fort which now holds a D. ed. college. The fort has 5 entrances and around 10-15 buruj. Ahmadnagar is also a land fort in the city. The fort is under the command of Military unit. It is open for the public only on 26 Jan and 15 Aug. It's like a "jatra" on these days on the fort and soldiers everywhere in the fort. There are 24 buruj to the fort and are in good condition. One can take a round on the wall and can watch the atmosphere in every direction. It was used as a jail in 1942 "Quit India" movement. No photography is allowed inside the fort. One can take few photographs from the outer road