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small construction

The fort is situated little inside the sea. One has to wait for low tide to enter it. Its a small... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Navi Mumbai, India
Rocky Island Fort

It was Navy HQ during 18th century and now a protected monument.It had strategically coastal... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Navi Mumbai, India
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2 Km From Shores of Alibag, Alibaug 402201, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fort is situated little inside the sea. One has to wait for low tide to enter it. Its a small fort, but worth watching.

Thank juvalesm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was Navy HQ during 18th century and now a protected monument.It had strategically coastal control, built in a Rocky Island and had two openings.Once it had many buildings,temples palaces ,treasures,horse stables and gardens.,There were beautiful scenery from the fort but be careful while visiting...More

3  Thank jojo5222
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a small island fort 2 km offshore of alibaugh Beach... If there is low tide u can wake to the island in water at knee length water level or u could opt to take one of many horse carriage rides available if u...More

1  Thank Akshay P
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Visited Kolaba Fort. Nice historical fort. Must check high tide and low tide timing before planning visit. Can walk all the way to fort during low tide.also horse cart available on beach who cannot walk. We spend around 1 hour to see the fort. Enjoyed...More

1  Thank Dhruv_Touristor
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Kolaba fort lies in the middle of the sea and is accessible from the Alibag beach. During low tide you can reach to the fort by walking in the shallow waters. It takes around 15-20 mins of walking. Another option is the horse cart ride....More

Thank OrionXIX
Reviewed 10 August 2018

It is a very old fort built like any other Maratha fort surrounded by the sea from all sides. It also houses a temple. If the water level is low you can walk till the fort or also take a horse cart. Clean and nice...More

Thank Arvind P
Reviewed 12 July 2018

The Kolaba fort is some distance away from the shore inside the sea at Alibag beach.. Everyone should visit the fort atleast once.. The fort is open for viewing during afternoon to early evening.. You can take horse carts or also walk upto the fort.....More

Thank Byju v
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Fort is worn out though a lot of bastions are intact. Good for one Time visit. You can walk to the Fort or take a horse cart. Fort closes at 06.30 pm. You can spend from 1 to 1.5 hours in the Fort.

Thank Marvin_Mendonca
Reviewed 20 May 2018

One of the primary naval stations of Shivaji Bhosle in the South Konkan Region. The fort was completed by son of Shivaji, Shambhaji Bhosle. Unlike the Fort Janjira (which is to be visited during high tide), Kolaba fort should be visited during low tide. We...More

Thank durgasankar
Reviewed 10 May 2018

We just went as a group to take photos, it was fun climbing all the steep steps...! View of the water was good

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Response from indianfoodtraveller | Reviewed this property |
You can stay in alibaug.No provision to stay in fort.