Book contains 55 forts of Maharashtra. Author Pandurang Patankar has suggested as to how to go, when which season, what all to see on the forts in detail. Moreover, he gives a brief tabular information, where regionwise one can know the height of the fort from sea level, nearest city, distance, accessible route and the level of difficulty of that fort, which proves a ready guide.
Author also provides maps of forts of the points to see and the accessible routes, which guides out the rough idea about the fort before visiting it. Author covers some forts from Pune, Satara, Kolhapur, Thane, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Nasik, Ahmednagar, Latur and Aurangabad districts.