Author Mahesh Tendulkar himself had been a trekker and compiling the experiences from the numerous forts he has seen, he aims to narrate the history of some forts in this part.
Only trekking / visiting forts is not enough, but also studying the fort and its history implies the complete fort information.
All the forts are described with the detailed historical facts related to any particular fort. The book depicts the indepth study of the author regarding the history of forts he mentions from various regions illustrating with photos of the forts.
Part I covers forts like Sinhagad, Ajinkyatara, Anjanvel, Ahivantgad, Chandan Vandan, Panhala, Devgad, Vasantgad, Kenjalgad, Chaul, Belgaum, Bahadurgad, Salher, Vijaydurg etc.