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Vijaydurg Fort

Sindhudurg District, Kunkeshwar, India
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A historical Reatreat

A must visit place to re-live the legacy of the great Indian history. Nice views of the Arabian sea... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
prasad1978
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kuwait
Enjoyable fort

A sea fort with grand views of the sea, the creek and the greenery around. Lots of places to see on... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
FamilyOfThree181
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Pune, India
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Sindhudurg District, Kunkeshwar, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A must visit place to re-live the legacy of the great Indian history. Nice views of the Arabian sea from the fort. Got interesting information from our guide Mr. Santosh. Better to drive by own vehicle as public transport very limited.

Thank prasad1978
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

A sea fort with grand views of the sea, the creek and the greenery around. Lots of places to see on the fort. Important to take a guide. Guide cost us 300 Rs. It took 1-1.5 hours to see the fort. MTDC hotel is right...More

Thank FamilyOfThree181
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

This is probably the best fort in Maharashtra in terms of Remains. Intact structures, Huge walls along sea and It covers a very big area. If you are history lovers and if weather permits you can even spend 3/4 of your day exploring area. Once...More

Thank AmulAwasthy
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

This is a very good fort with a great view of the sea. Guides are available if you need one. Clean place and some food is available near the fort. Go early morning or late afternoon.

Thank Satish K
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

It was an amazing experience to learn about the history and the strategic thinking behind the architecture of the fort. Must take a guide so as not to miss the intricate architectural details such as strategic design of the main entrance door, amazing acoustic design...More

Thank Ashutosh1964
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

I visited fort during 2017 Oct. It was just end if rainy season and fort was colored in green by nature. It's based at sea shore. There is small beach and big river beside of fort. From fort top you can watch sea which is...More

Thank sachintiks4u
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

The fort is majestic and when one knows the history associated with this place its a hair raising experience. Place is clean. Guides in this place are good and let us know good information.

Thank Dev N
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Vijaydurg fort is sea fort from Konkan. Fort is open for day and night whereas entry fee for the fort is INR05/-. Fort is locked by sea water from 3 sides and connected to land from 1 side. Entrance is intact and you can see...More

Thank priteshkulkarni
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

Its a huge fort. Most of boundaries are intact. You get a few breathtaking views from the fort. One can hire a guide near entrance to walk-through traces of history. Highly recommended. We shortened our visit to 30 minutes as it was a hot sunny...More

Thank MEMahesh
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Vijaydurg fort is quite big with most of its walls and bastions still intact. The fort provides great view of the sea and the small beach alongside it. 5 Rs entry fee per person. Closes at 6 pm. Guides are available for around 300...More

Thank Tejas G
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