Archaeological Sites in India: Raigad

Raigad is a hill fortress situated in the modern day near Mahad, Raigad district of Maharashtra, India.
Created On: Feb 16, 2013 13:04 IST

Name: Raigad
Type: Hill fort
Built by: Hiroji Indalkar (Deshmukh)
Construction materials: Stone, Lead
Height: 1,356 metres (4,400 ft) ASL
Current owner: Government of India
Open to the public: Yes
Controlled by:  Bijapur,  House of More (1030-1656),  Maratha Empire (1656-1818),  East India Company (1818-1857),  British Raj (1857-1947),  India (1947-)
Commanders: Shivaji
Occupants: Sambhaji
District: Raigad
States: Maharashtra

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