Ratangad one of the oldest hill fort in Ratanwadi a Village in maharashtra near bhandardara dam. It is on boundary of Ahmednagar and Thane districts. The base village i.e Rantanwadi has lord shiva temple called Amruteshwar (About 1000 years old). The village itself is must visit place in monsoon and treat to enthusiast photographer. The fort has four gates known as Ganesh, Hanuman, Konkan and Trimbak. The best time to visit Ratangad is from October to December. It has cavity on its top rock which is called ‘Nedhe’ or ‘Eye of the Needle’. From top the view of entire Bhandardara dam gives immense pleasure.
It is an unforgettable experience, Even if you are not going to have trek to Ratangad complete visit Ratanwadi is also great experience. On the way you can visit Randa fall as well enjoy the ride along side bhandardara backwater. There is true nature treat to visit here.