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Murud Janjira, Murud
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See for yourself why Murud Janjira is said to be one of the strongest marine forts in India. Located on an island relatively close to the coast, the 12th-century fort can be reached only by boat. Join a tour, visit the fort, and understand what made it so important during several wars. See the 26 intact bastions and the three biggest cannons in India, along with the spring of fresh water in the middle of the fort. Admire the architecture, featuring numerous symbolic statues, and hear about the history of the fort and the monarchs who built and used it. To visit Murud Janjira on your trip to Murud, use our Murud trip itinerary planner.
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  • This was our third visit to Murud Zanjira. First time was in 2004. Then we were blown away to find such a secluded, beautiful and serene place, so near to Mumbai retained its charm even during the Diw...  more »
  • Its is a very unique fort in the middle of ocean. Still there is a sweet water pond inside the fort. The citadel of fort gives you an amazing view of the surrounding 
  • good fort. however connectivity needs to be improved. jumping across boats is unsafe. Guides are knowledgeable 
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  • Perfect landing pad in the heart of Murud Janjira.