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Kolaba Fort, Alibag

Kolaba Fort, Alibag


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Kolaba Fort, Alibaug        
Standing by the shore of Arabian sea, Kolaba Fort is a 300 year old military fortress, located in the town of Alibaug in the state of Maharashtra. The fortress served as one of the chief naval bases during the reign of Shivaji Maharaj.

Kolaba Fort History
After the independence of South Konkan, Shivaji Maharaj chose Kolaba fort to be fortified and made into his chief naval station. The construction of the fort was commissioned by Shivaji, but was later completed by Sambhaji Maharaj after Shivaji`s demise in 1681.

Kolaba Fort Main Attraction
The fort is at the excellency of military architecture, ensuring the safety of the resident of the fort from natural calamity to the any otherside attack.
The fort, interestingly, holds a reservoir of sweet water in the middle of a salty water ocean.
Kolaba Fort also stand testimony of communal harmony among the fort at the time as the fold is the house of Majsid as well as Siddhivinayak Mandir.

Best Time to Visit Kolaba Fort
Visiting Kolaba Fort in the low tide timings is the most suitable time for a pleasurable trip.

How to reach Kolaba Fort
The best way to reach the Kolaba Fort is by road as driving by the sea can be pleasure trip. Kolaba Fort is hardly 1 kilometer from the Alibaug Beach. The tourist prefer walking at the time of low tide and take of a boat ride during high tide.

Kolaba Fort Timing
The fort can be explored from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM, Open all days

Terms & Conditions

  • The e-ticket is not transferable
  • Entry Fee is not refundable.
  • E-ticket cancellations are not permitted.
  • Visitor shall be required to show an original photo identity proof at the entry to the monument.
  • Inflammable/dangerous/explosive articles are not allowed.
  • This monument is a Non Smoking zone.
  • Edibles are not allowed inside the monument.
  • Refund policy later for any transaction is not permitted as per the guidelines of the Archaeological Survey Of India so refund for any transaction under any circumstances won`t be possible.