The Camping Experience:
At a height of about 3200 ft, Kohoj lies off Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway. Little remains of this fort, which is believed to have been built during the Bhoj period. The fort is said to be about 800 years old and finds a mention in the Purandar treaty along with 22 other forts which were surrendered by Shivaji to the Mughals on 11 June 1665. While camping, a lake and a pinnacle are the attractions on top.
Off the Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway, this camping trek to Kohoj takes you to a beautiful place with great views and mesmerising lakes nearby.
Highlights of this trip:
A peculiar Maharashta Sahyadri range fort used for defense purposes by the Maratha warriors
– Height of fort 3200ft.
– Potable water available on top.
– Mesmerizing lake near the base village.
– Great views.
Day 1 – Drive up to base village