Also known as Kondhana, located 30 km from Pune, Sinhagad Fort is a hill fort made famous by the tactical approach adopted by Chatrapati Shivaji’s general Tanaji Malusare who scaled the fort by using Bengal Monitor to capture it for Shivaji and while doing so died in the battle.

Sankar Monestry also known as Sankar Gompa is a Budhist monestary established as a daughter-establishment of Spituk Monestary. It is a half-hour walk from Leh in Ladakh.

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