Historical See Fort – Janjira Fort, Murud, Maharashtra

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Janjira Fort is a sea fort located in Raigad district in Maharashtra, India near by Alibaug. The fort was built by Siddhi Amber who came from Abyssinia, the fort is an excellent example of fort building architecture and its outer walls are still in a good condition.

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It is accessible by boats and road. There is regular ferry service between the Gateway of India and Mandwa Jetty. For Kihim, one can take an auto-rickshaw or bus further onwards. By road, Kihim is 136 kms from Mumbai. Alibaug to Murud / Janjira is just 54 Km by road. You can get pvt vehicles plying on this route.

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