Songir Fort

After seeing the Lalling forts, Dhule is a village on the Mumbai-Agra highway, on the north side of the 19 km away Songir village. Songir village near by a suvarngiri or songir fort. It is built in a very important place. It is 304 meters high above sea level. From 1370, information available for the songir fort. This fort was in the possession of Farooqi Sultans. After that he went under the control of the Mughals, Marathas and later the British. The British conquered it in 1818. The rounded bastions in black stone absorbs attention. The remains of this fort have also collapsed.

How to Reach:

By Air

The nearest Airport from Dhule is Chikkalthana Airport, located at Aurangabad, roughly 146 Kms from Dhule. The airport is well connected to many major cities like Mumbai, Nagpur and New Delhi etc. The second nearest Airport from Dhule is Mumbai about 324 Kms then Pune about 332 Kms and Indore about 261 Kms.

By Train

The nearest Railway Station is Dhule , connected to Chalisgaon Junction

By Road

There are many convenient ways to reach Dhule by road. It is 141 Kms from Shirdi, 146 Kms from Aurangabad, 261 Kms from Indore, 332 Kms from Pune and 324 Kms from Mumbai and 503 Kms from Bhopal. It is well connected with all major cities of the state and country like Raipur, Nagpur, Aurangabad, Udaipur and Parbhani by Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC).