Saktesgarh is one of the important towns in Mirzapur District
. This town, located halfway between Chunar
and Rajgarh, is to the south-east of Mirzapur
. The ruins of an ancient fort set in picturesque surroundings constitute the main attraction of the town.
Ahraura, about 21 km from here, is a nearby place of interest. Pandri Shivgarh, Rajgarh and Mariahan are its major neighboring towns.
Saktesgarh Railway Station serves the town. Varanasi Airport is 43 km away.