Best time to visit Vijaydurg
Since Vijaydurg, much like other parts of Maharashtra, experiences a harsh summer and torrential monsoons, it is advisable to visit the region during winter. Plan a trip to Vijaydurg between November and February to witness this remote town at its exotic best.
Here's how you can reach Vijaydurg from New Delhi:
By air: Catch a direct flight starting ₹6,000 from New Delhi to Goa, the nearest airport to Vijaydurg. Hire a private cab to reach the post town in about five hours(200km).
By train: There are no direct trains that connect New Delhi to Vijaydurg. However, if you still wish to travel by train, hop on one to get to Mumbai. From there, take a connecting train to Rajapur Road, the nearest railway station to Vijaydurg. Hop on a local bus to reach Vijaydurg in around an hour and a half(65km).
Getting around in Vijaydurg
Since Vijaydurg is a very small town that can be easily explored on foot, walking is undoubtedly the best way to go about. If you want to plan day trips to other places in the region, state run buses will be your only option as their are hardly any tour operators in Vijaydurg.
Owing to the fact that Vijaydurga is an extremely remote place with minimal tourism, there are limited accommodation options in this port town. Here are some of the best places you can put up in on your visit to Vijaydurg: