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Incredible fort built by Shivaji Maharaj

Murud Janjira fort is one of the best forts built by Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in Kokan. This fort... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pree Z
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Nagpur, India
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People interested in military history will find this place worth viewing

Wikipedia tells us that the Murud Janjira fort was built by Malik Ambar toward the end of 17... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2018
durgasankar
,
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Murud Janjira fort is one of the best forts built by Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in Kokan. This fort is located in the sea. It is accessible through Murud beach. This is fort is 2.30/3 hrs drive away from Mumbai. One of the classic example of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Murud is a taluka city and a municipal council in Raigad district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. Situated at a distance of 42 km (26 mi) from Alibaug, Murud is a tourist destination. Murud is known for a famous beach, and for its nearness...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Fort is in a good condition though very old. It requires a yacht ride which costs Rs 61 per person. If you pay Rs 100 per person to the boatman, then he will act as a guide to the Fort. It contains third largest cannon...More

6  Thank Marvin_Mendonca
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

The fort is muat see place. There is paid parking for cars Rs. 50. There is entry fee of Rs 61 anf Rs 30 for adult and children respectively including boat and fort. Boat will take 20 minutes to reach fort and in 1 and...More

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Reviewed May 20, 2018

Wikipedia tells us that the Murud Janjira fort was built by Malik Ambar toward the end of 17 century. However, Wikipedia all tells that the said Malik Amber lived between 1548-1626 AD. If the two Malik Ambers are one and the same, then the fort...More

1  Thank durgasankar
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Start from Nagaon beach then go directly to Murud janjira fort. Going till location park car and take a yatch boat. This port is privately managed Per person cost in yatch is 61 and kids 3 to 11 only 31. Nearly 60 kms to Fort...More

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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

I would highly recommend this place because of its clean and Pristine beaches do visit with your family and friends and do not forget to wear comfortable clothing and athletic footwear you will have a great time at this place

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

If you're staying at Kashid or Murud do visit this fort to see the ruins as well as get an experience of going on a sail boat. You go from the land on a motorised ferry close to the fort then shift to a sail...More

Thank deetewari
Reviewed April 19, 2018

The ferry to the fort is over crowded and somehow going there with a 1.3 year old started to seem like a mistake. It is a good fort without doubt but a little maintenance can do wonders to the value of the fort as a...More

1  Thank NehaGupta25
Reviewed April 17, 2018

I went to Alibaug with my family and we decided to drive down to the Murud Janjira Fort, Murud Janjira is a sea fort build on an island near Murud. The for has 22 watch towers and 2 sweet water pools inside. It has some...More

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NikitaP684
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There is a direct ferry from Dighi to Janjira. You can leave your car at Dighi and pick it up on return. The boats used from Dighi are motorised and little safer than the rickety saiboats used from Rajapuri jetty. You can... More
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January 29, 2018|
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Response from RoddyV4 | Reviewed this property |
It starts in the morning from 9 am but it also depends on the wind since the boats are sailboats and not motor boats.
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