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Murud Janjira in Maharshtra

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Murud-Janjira is a well known sea coast in Western Maharashtra. The beach extends to 1.7 km long distance with white sandy seashore and attractive clear bluish seawater. Tall palm trees adding up to the beauty of this romantic beach surround the place in large numbers. Long tides in the morning time and the sparkling of beach sand throughout the day makes the holidays joyous and memorable the visitors. Many city dwellers visit the Murud Janjira beach due to the clean and green climate. There is no issue of pollution, noise and other physical or mental disturbances in this place as there are no cities surrounding the beach for a long distance and the people living in the villages have simple lifestyle.

There are more watch-outs other than the fun of beach in Murud. There is a historic fort available in the middle of the ocean. This fort was built in the 15th century and is very popular among the other Forts of Maharashtra due to the fort remaining unconquered until the end of the ruling era in Maharashtra. Murud-Janjira beach is the best place to relive off your stress during the holidays. There are numerous things to see around the beach. This beach is the best to spend during the holidays as the climatic conditions of the region is better throughout the year with meagre heat and cool climate. To add up for the enjoyment and fun of the tourists there are water resorts and restaurants available around the place for accommodation and fun.

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             How To Reach

By Air

Chatrapati Shivaji International�Airport, Mumbai�(BOM) 73 km.

By Rail

Nearest�railhead�is Vir Dasgaon 47 kms.

By Road

State transport offer bus regular and frequent services from Mumbai and Pune to Raigad. Kolhapur (250 km), Pune (150 km), Mumbai (140 km) and Mahabaleshwar (75 km). Public bus charge is less than Rs 2 per km.


        Nearest Tourist Place
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