Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Alibag

A trip to Alibag cannot be complete without understanding its rich heritage. The art and cultural activities in Alibag will give you an insight into the city's history, traditions, and artwork. While visiting the cultural attractions in Alibag would prove to be informative, attending its artsy events will leave you entertained. From cultural performances to historical monuments that give you a glimpse of the past, take a look at this list to know Alibag better. Include these in attractions in your itinerary for Alibag and have a great vacation.

Check the list of top places for art and culture in Alibag:

  1. Murud Janjira Fort

    Tags: Historical Site, Architecture , Fort

    This is one of the most popular historical destinations around Alibag. Janjira covers the whole island that it was built upon. It looks like the Fort is standing on water. A boat will take you to the fort and the boatmen will then also act as your guides for the tour. The fort is historically very significant. History enthusiasts will have a good time here. Although the fort is abandoned and in...Read more
  2. Kanakeshwar

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Architecture

    This is one of the most famous Shiva Temples in India. It is situated on a hill near the village Mapgaon. The architecture is of Hoysala style. The temple was built a long time back in 1764. But its majesty is still intact because of the way it has been preserved. The climate on the hill is cool and the surroundings are scenic. Also, the hill is surrounded by a dense jungle. This provides touri...Read more
  3. Vikram Vinayak Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    This is one of the very popular temples in the Alibaug region. It is situated on a hill-top in the premises of the company VikramIsplat. It belongs to the prestigious industrial group- Birla. The temple is very well maintained and a treat to visit. The architecture is interesting and tasteful. The dominant ingredient used in its construction is white granite. The roof is made of transparent pol...Read more
  4. Kulaba Fort

    Tags: Temple, Historical Site, Leisure, Fort

    The Kolaba Fort is one of the most popular and magnificent forts in the region. It is about 2 kilometres from the Alibaug shore. There are two major entrances- one faces the sea and the other faces the town.Most of the fort now lies in ruins, but that is because it is 300 years old. The historical significance of this place is that it was one of Shivaji Maharaj’s main naval centres. The f...Read more
  5. Pushkarna Kund Image
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    Tags: Religious Site, Outdoors, Waterfront, Historical Site

    Pushkarna Kund is a circular water tank situated right behind the Kanakeshwar Temple. This tank has a number of unexplained stories like mishaps to people. Prior permission is required from the state before visiting. There is a lot to explore in the surrounding areas. Poisonous snakes and wild animals can be spotted in surrounding dense forests. Though not a conventional spot, still Pushkaran K...Read more