Alibag is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Alibag one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Alibag is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Alibag or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Alibag. Explore the historical monuments of Alibag with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Alibag guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Alibag page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Alibag landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Alibag.
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Janjira Island, Murud, Alibag
07:00 am - 06:30 pm
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 t...
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Undheri Island, Alibag, Maharastra
This is one of the two popular sea-forts in Alibaug. It is built on the Undheri Island, 1 km into the Arabian Sea. The British and the Peshwas ruled from here but the fort was originally built by the SiddiQasam in 1680. The building is mostly in ruins but there are certain priceless souvenirs from the past that make this place a must-visit for hist...
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Nagaon Beach, Alibaug, India
This is the death-place of one of the bravest and earliest admiral officers of India- KanhojiAngre. This monument of a spot has both- a historical and a scenic significance. There are eight faces to the main monument an then there are the pillars. The carvings on the pillars have smudged away but the pillars still stand firm. The Samadhi is surroun...
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Kolaba Island, Alibaug402201
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 Sh...
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Korlai village, Alibaug402202
This is one of the most unique forts in India. It was built by the Portuguese almost 600 years back. It is situated on an island, in the town of Korlai. Although now the fort itself is mostly in ruins, the view of the beach and sea is breath-taking from up here. The climb to the fort is steep. Those are adventurous will love this trek that leads to...
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. Th...