Indrai-Fort



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

About Fort

  • Height of the Fort:
  • 4490 ft
  • Base Village:
  • Surgana
  • District:
  • Nashik
  • Region:
  • Nashik
  • Route:
  • There are 2 ways to the fort, which lead to the base of the final summit.
    Via Wadbare : We need to reach Chandvad village for Indrai. From Chandvad, one has to get the bus to Rajdherwadi, and get down in Wadbare village at 6 km from Chandvad. The pathway from here takes around 3 hours to reach the top and joins the way from Rajdherwadi village.
    Via Rajdherwadi : From Chandvad, one has to get the bus to Rajdherwadi village. The way from here leads to the top in 2 hours.
  • Distance from Pune:
  • 270km
  • Description:
  • There are 2 ways to the fort, which lead to the base of the final summit. Here we find 2 caves and a water tank. There are around 150 rock cut steps to the top. After ascending the steps to the fort, we can see the remnants of the entrance and there is a stone inscription on the left side of the entrance. The mountain top is extensive. We need to go to the left side after the entrance. Here we come across 3 ways. The rightmost way leads to few rock-cut caves. The middle one takes to the temple of Lord Shiva on the fort. The leftmost way leads to the mountain face where we find around 18-20 caves. Some caves are suitable for staying and here a water cistern is also present.We can see the forts of Rajdher, Chandvad, Koldher, Dhodap, Ikhara from the top.
    Indrai is a fort located in Nashik district. It is surrounded by several other forts namely Rajdher, Koldher, Chandvad. This fort though known to very few people, is very huge fort with lot of things to see on the top. There are numerous caves, water tanks, old fortification, remnants of old buildings etc.