Know About splendid and eventful Beach Holiday at Murud Beach / Janjira Fort Beach – Maharashtra Beaches

Many majestic coastal forts are associated with Great Maratha King Shivaji and sea shores around them have been recognised and developed as potential beach holiday destination.

One such fascinating fort and picturesque beach is located at Murud close to Mumbai and famous as Janjira Fort Beach or Murud Beach.

Murud beach is known for its calm, clean and safe to swim water and backdrop of princely structure of Janjira Sea Fort produce a mesmerising and picture perfect landscape.

Murud beach can be said to be virgin beach as till very recent times was unexplored by the visitors as its surrounding highly scenic Kokan area is.


Vital Tourist Information : Murud Janjira Beach

Location :
Murud beach is located in south of Mumbai at road distance of nearly 160 km and about 40 km from Alibag.


Near By City : Mumbai


State : Maharashtra [India]


Famous as / For :
Historic and Majestic Janjira Sea Fort


Weather & Climate :
Moderate climate with hot humid summers and cool winters.


Temperature :
During the entire year maximum day temperature remains close to 35°C. while the minimum night temperature during winters may fall to 10°C..


Best Time to Visit :
Months of October - March are with the tourist friendly climate and considered as the tourist season of Murud beach..


Spoken Languages :
Kokani - Marathi - Hindi


Dining / Food Facility :
Dinning here is dominated by spicy Maharashtrian cuisines. North Indian, south Indian, continental and Chinese vegetarian & non vegetarian dishes are also offered to visitors.


Beach Activities :
Beach Walk - Bird Watching - Swimming


Interesting Information :
Many tourist on extended beach holiday prefer to stay at Alibag for easy accessibility to nearby fabulously beautiful beaches and historic monuments.


How To Reach Murud Janjira Beach Maharashtra [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Mumbai is well connected by train journey with rest of country. Chh. Shivaji Terminus is headquarter and origin point of trains of central railway where is Mumbai central is same for the Western railway.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Mumbai Pune Express way, Western and eastern express ways along with National highway and state highways are the source of road travel to Mumbai.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Mumbai's international airport is among the busiest airports of the world.


Local Transportation :
Auto rickshaws are available at Murud for local transportation. Visitors can also hire a taxi from Alibag. Ferry boat service is also available from Mumbai for accessing the place by sea journey, which might be unique experience for many.