Murud-Janjira Fort is situated on an oval-shaped rock off the Arabian Sea coast near the port city of Murud, 165 km (103 mi) south of Mumbai. Janjira is considered one of the strongest coastal forts in India. The fort is approached by sailboats from Rajapuri jetty.
Is Murud-Janjira worth visiting?
Located along the Konkan coast, this erstwhile capital of the Siddi dynasty has witnessed many ferocious battles throughout history. Today, the tranquil natural beauty of the region, its forts and beaches, make it a perfect place for you to recharge your batteries.
Which beach is better Murud or Kashid?
Depends on your priority- if you want to visit forts, better stay at murud. If you want to enjoy breach front, Kashid is good. If you are staying overnight, it’s a good idea to stay at Kashid and do Murud in the day.
Is Murud-Janjira open now?
The fort is open from A.M. to P.M.
How do I get to Murud-Janjira by boat?
The boats leave off Rajapuri jetty on the Murud beach and ferry the passengers to and fro. The boatmen will give you a time of around per person, depending on the crowd or season or some other things.
Which is better Kashid or Alibaug?
Kashid Beach is better than Alibaug.
What is the best time to visit Janjira fort?
The best season to visit Murud Janjira is the winter season. The temperature remains comfortable and is apt for sightseeing. The best months to visit are October, November, December, January, February and March. July marks the beginning of Monsoon season in Murud Janjira and it lasts till September.
Which is the cleanest beach in Alibaug?
Akshi Beach. This may well be one of the cleanest, clutter-free, and scenically located as best beaches in Alibaug. Akshi Beach is a secluded beach lying between Alibaug Beach and Nagaon Beach.
Which month is best for Alibaug?
Greatly tourists like to travel to Alibaug in October, November, December, January and February to enjoy pleasant Weather With Cool Sea Breeze! Even March, April, May and June is a preferred time to visit as its a shoulder season offering hot And Humid Weather. The Temperature Tends To Go Very High for tourists.
Which is the No 1 beach in India?
Radhanagar Beach, Havelock Island
So, it’s needless to say that it is the best beach in India. Many people across the world come over to marvel at this lovely beach. But if you want some time alone go for a stroll along the shores, you’ll find much-needed tranquility around.
Murud is small sea-coast village, located about 12km from Dapoli. The beach is relatively clean and pleasant.