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Murud-Janjira Fort, Murud

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See for yourself why Murud-Janjira Fort 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 Fort on your trip to Murud, use our Murud trip itinerary planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • not very good, but still only one fort in murud so you can go, need to take a boat to go there, its just 10 min from boat. nothing much inside, but the boad guide can tell you few good things about fo...  more »
  • Frankly I felt unsafe while the people make you to move out of boat to the fort ... for history lovers i would recommend once  more »
  • This is a sea Fort , and you can visit the fort by boat.Ferry service is available from Murud to the fort. The best time to visit Murud is during the winter season when the temperature is moderate bec...  more »
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  • Must visit who loves stories of history. One of d guide tells abt secret tunnel situated below d fort which is interesting part.It is d only unbeaten fort. It is good place where u can go with friends. Time Restrictions should not be there.
  • Though fort is not that interesting, being surrounded by sea makes it beautiful.However history lovers would love this place. The ponds on the fort are amazing.
  • One of the best outing over a decade ago. Journey in a boat to reach the Fort, Captured nice moments with Friends, Got to know the Historic place history. A must watch.
  • One of the most complete fort in Maharashtra, it has rich history to be discovered. Reachable only through water, it proudly remains invincible.
  • One of the best fort situated in water. It has very big history. Must visit place.