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Kurte Island, Malvan 416606, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fort is surrounded all by water. The boat ride to reach here is good and had amazing view of sea. The fort is good maintained and is pride for marathas. Must Visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank VishalC582
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not much to see, but must visit place with a short boat ride in the shallow sea water. The fort is big and good time to visit in winter.

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed 4 February 2019

It is 15 minutes distance from Malvan city to sindhudurg fort by boat. Inside more than 1km walking required to see fort.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank prashant171111
Reviewed 31 January 2019

It is a pride of Maratha empire. It was built to safeguard empire from sea invaders. Very strategic location. It is reached by boat. Sea view from the wall tops are amazing. It needs restoration as it is in pathetic condition. Some museum has to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hardeep S
Reviewed 24 January 2019 via mobile

To go to sindhudurg fort there is boat to go. The trip can be done during high tide the fort is 15minutes from malvan beach. This fort is sulin between the sea. It is a very big fort under Shivaji maharaj. The fort has a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 473ambarishs
Reviewed 11 January 2019

The historic Sindhudurg fort is located on an island near Malvan and one can reach there by regular ferry service available on the Malvan Sea Coast. It takes around 15 minutes by boat to reach the fort and the journey itself is a great enjoyable...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tushar K
Reviewed 2 January 2019

Built by the iconic Shivaji to defend his troops from the invader, this engineering marvel is worth a visit. Regular ferry available.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SinmoyL
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Do hire a guide, without a guide you are aimless and don’t know what to see. We loved the history attached to it. Worst is that there are NO TOILETS. I couldn’t imagine that the government who is promoting Tourism can’t build few toilets for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

Key tourist attraction in Malvan. Have to go in a boat to reach this place.. well maintained fort.. an architectural marvel from Shivajis time..

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JayanthK21
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Wel known fort in the sea. used as naval base by Sivaji maharaj. Sweet water wel inside. Worth seeing place in Malvan

Date of experience: October 2018
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22 September 2015|
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Response from Jayesh M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There are various public transport options. Most common is bus (MSRTC buses): you need to catch a bus to Malvan depot, Malvan Depot forms the central hub and hence there are buses from every nook and corner. Once you... More
22 September 2015|
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Response from docgaurav | Reviewed this property |
Buses, and taxis, both are good options, reach Malvan town ( a taluka level place), Sindhudurg is situated there.