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We did not want go all the way back so decided to go further towards Roha which took 3 hours to cover the first 40kms so you can imagine the condition of the road.Though we were informed about the condition of the road in advance but we have never imagined that it would be this worse....
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If you need a short break from the Mumbai or Pune then Murud Janjira is the best choice...the drive is scenic either way you take - Express way to Pali -to Roha to Murud (Jungle route) or Alibaug (coastal route) to Murud, both roads have their distinct views and surroundings on the way....
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Lying on the south bank of Kundalika (Roha) creek is a rocky ridge stretching north–west half across the river and opposite to Revdanda (a fortified city of Portuguese factors)....
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Kalalbangdi - is made out of bangles.. thats why it is named as kalalbangdi. they even had a secret tunnel inside the fort through the sea to one of his palace situated in murud. but when the enemy conquered the palace the king decided to blow his own palace and close the tunnel.. it is said that the tunnel was so big that king use to come riding on their horses. but its not a easy way in or out.. it was like a puzzle and only few trusted men knew the way in and out. this tunnel was basically made to make easy transport of stock and daily use iteams. archaeologist tried to study the tunnel but it was very difficult for them due to lack of oxygen inside the tunnel like all our fort this fort has a chor darwaza too which is too small even to notice. but i guess they never used the chor darwaza. because till date this fort is UNCONQUERABLE. i think after reading this you might be curious to go and visit or revisit the fort.. there are two ways to go to murud 1. take sion - panvel highway and then from Roha ghats - (beautiful ghats / forest - suggestion travel during day time.. you will love the view and vastness) or 2. this shortcut route.. roads are not that great.. no street lights, but its a short cut :-P GPS for the same.....