Pratapgarh Fort is a historical hilltop fort built by the Maratha warrior Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. The strategically built fort dates back to the 17th century and offers commanding views of the surrounding areas. History has it that many important events took place here, including the fierce Battle of Pratapgarh in which Shivaji Maharaj defeated the Adil Shahi general Afzal Khan. Among the main attractions of this fort is the statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, the Afzal Tower, and temples of Lord Mahadev and Goddess Bhavani.

  • Location: Mahabaleshwar-Poladpur Road
  • Timings: 6:00 am to 6:00 pm