Friday, September 25, 2009
Sindhudurg Sea Fort - Tourist Spot
Sindhudurg: This Sindhudurg town is situated 510 kms from Mumbai and in the town of Malvan having the famous Shivaji’s Naal base and sea fort of Sindhudurg. The fort has many temples of Maruti, Bhavani, Mahadev Jarimai, and even one of Shivaji – the only one in the country. The Shivaji temple has his foot-prints and hand-prints. The Beach gives a beautiful view of the cost.
Vijayadurg, 85 kms. to the North is another famous Naval Base and Sea Fort of the Marathas Vengurla is a good beach with the hills lining the stretch of sand. The hills are covered with cashew, coconut, jack fruit and mango groves. Padamgarh is another fort near Malvan. We have salt pans and Chinese clay pottery at Malvan. We can also see migratory birds form the beach. Amboli at an altitude of 619 m. is a hill resort of Sindhudurg District. It offers a breath taking view up to the Konkan Coastline.