What to See in Murud-Janjira.
Murud-Janjira is one of the popular tourist places to visit in konkan, situated on an island just off the coastal village of Murud. As one of the strongest marine forts of india janjira fort is well known historic place.
The word Janjira have originated after the Arabic word Jazeera, which means an island. Murud was once known in Marathi as Habsan . The name of the fort is a concatenation of the Konkani and Arabic words for Island, "morod" and "jazeera". Beside that the other interesting places to visit near murud janjira are seafort of Revdanda, Kasa, Underi, Khanderi, Korlai etc.
Along with that murud-janjira beach is ideal weekend gateways worth to visit. The green palm tree with spectacular nature will surprisingly refresh tourist mind. Various accommodations available to stay in murud - janjira includes MTDC hotels and beach resort, private lodges, villas, farm house, bungalows, luxury hotels, 1 Star, 3 Star, 5 Star hotels. online hotels booking facility also available. They also serve delicious, tasty konkany style coastal foods.