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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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  • Surely the top most place to visit when you are visiting Murud. Great history and great fort. Totally in love with it. 
  • Few forts in Maharashtra have a history as exciting as Murud-Janjira, the legendary sea-fort. One of the few forts which eluded Shivaji Maharaj even after repeated attempts Murud Janjira is still one ...  more »
  • We had a lovely visit to the fort , sailing across on a dhow and exploring this fascinating bit of history. 
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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.