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Address: Killa, Ratnagiri, India
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Amazing view

Its a great View from lighthouse. Entry in is allowed only in between 4pm to 5pm. You get nice view of Arabic Sea.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed November 21, 2015
yagnesh t
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Pune, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The lighthouse was built to guide ship travelling in the Arabian sea as well as to keep vigil,Initially constructed as a stone mound in 1800s,The first construction a long bricks and stone tower with a wick lamp after that in 1940 with steel tower 12.5 meter fitted with gas flushed light.

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Thank 223siraj
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is little far from bhagwati temple. There is small village root to go. By road its little far and roads are very narrow.. its open for visitors in evening 4 to 5pm I visited this place in afternoon and it was closed. Plz make sure you you visit this place with group of people or you have your... More 

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Jamshedpur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016

It gives the beautiful view and feel of the region. One must not miss this tower if one is in Konkan and exploring it's real beauty.

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Thank Amruta21
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2015

You will require own car.. cannot reach by public transport. beautiful views of the konkan sea coast. Please note that there is no food available to buy or no toilets to use

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2015

Its a great View from lighthouse. Entry in is allowed only in between 4pm to 5pm. You get nice view of Arabic Sea.

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Thank yagnesh t
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2015

Reached by narrow road, good place to go up and get a lovely view of the sea down below. Best to go between 4 and 5. Not crowded like other lighthouses so one can enjoy the solitude. otherwise it is an average lighthouse attraction.

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Navi Mumbai, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2015

Its a great View from lighthouse. Entry in Lighthouse is allowed only in between 4pm to 5pm. You get nice view of Arabic Sea. Road is very narrow.Visit this place at evening to view sunset.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2015

I went to the lighthouse during the visit to Ratnadurg fort last month (August). The lighthouse stands at possibly the highest point (tie with the bhagwati temple) of the fort. The setting's good as one gets good views of the beach (ratnagiri) and it's fun to watch the waves roll in very fast. However, the lighthouse proper was closed for... More 

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Dehradun, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2015

Standing alone at the cliff top, wind swept trees and tall grass lands all around ,this place is out of the world experience. I dont think many people visit this place , and thats what makes it attractive for a lone traveller. makes you feel retrospective . ENJOY the serenity .... if you are in for out of the box... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2015

We reached here before the visitor timing but somehow managed to sneak out .....only to be thrown out ! Beautiful rocky hills surrounding the lighthouse ......stand atop them and feel the breeze in your face .....

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