Murud Beach

Murud Beach is located near Alibaug, which is the headquarter of Raigad district. It is one of the most popular and alluring beaches of Maharashtra. The green palm trees add a lot to the beauty and freshness of the beach. Kashid and Nandgaon beaches too are near from Murud.

All these beaches, which were not that popular till some time back are fast emerging as favourite destinations for water enthusiasts and tent holidays. Weather is warm and humid here, but the sea breeze cools down the environment making the beach a perfect destination for tranquil holidays.

There is also a 300-year old fort having marvelous architectural designs.

Accommodation :
Government resorts are available for accommodation or one can also opt for the hotels at Mumbai

How to reach Murud Beach :
Murud is approximately 150 Kms from Mumbai and 200 Kms from Pune. One can either take the Alibaug route passing through Kashid to reach Murud Janjira or take the Roha route to reach Murud Janjira directly however distance would remain the same in both the routes. Though Murud Janjia and the beach is approx 60 Kms farther than Alibaug, Murud beach is amongst the best beaches in the region.
By Air : Nearest airport is at Mumbai
By Rail : Roha on the Konkan Railway is the nearest railway station.
By Road : If going by car, then after reaching Panvel and drive down the NH17 Mumbai-Goa national highway to Wadkhal via Pen. Take the right fork to Alibag and continue driving straight to Murud.Distance from mumbai to murud janjira is 153 km.

Places to visit in Murud Beach:
Nawab's palace and Janjira caves are the favourite spots for tourists. There is also a shrine of Lord Dattatreya on the top of the hill.

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