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Good place for a time out with family and friends

Overlooking Arebian Sea on one side and Ratnagiri on another, this is a good time out place with... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
Tokyo, Japan
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Historic place,not well maintained

It's 24km away from ganapatipule, actually it's not well maintained fort.But I hope everyone will... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Nashik, India
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Ratnagiri Penninsula | Point of Shastri River entering the Arabian Sea, Ratnagiri, India
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Overlooking Arebian Sea on one side and Ratnagiri on another, this is a good time out place with friends and family. You can take car or auto till top so easily accessible. The circular path is well maintained around perimeter and provides lots of photo...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank girishpde
Reviewed October 26, 2018

This fort is a pretty long drive from Ganpatipule, and very difficult to find, even via Maps. There is nothing to see here. It is not maintained at all. It is just walls of the fort and grass growing inside. Can be avoided.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sujit P
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

It's 24km away from ganapatipule, actually it's not well maintained fort.But I hope everyone will definitely enjoy travelling from ganapatipule to Jaigad,very scenic way,I enjoyed it very much one side clean and calm beaches on others all green mountain, small kokani villages, chirping of birds,lush...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank drprashant555
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Yes, it is in very poor condition now a days. Nobody take care of the fort and now only walls are remained.

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Omkar P
Reviewed February 11, 2018

The site is managed by Archaeological survey of India. This is fort is build just near to sea and have history Many Kingdoms and Famous one Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank bappabhalsing
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Jaigad kila is located in ratnagiri at the distance of 14km from ganpatipula temple the nearby power plant and the open sea area and also near by private jetty for ship drydocking.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank mohammada6967
Reviewed January 17, 2018

Visit Jaigad fort and lighthouse if you are traving to Rantangiri/Ganpatipule. If you do not have car, you can hire a Auto from Ganpatipule to vsit Jaigad. Our Autodriver Rupesh (96730 98851) was a good guide and took us to visit Jaigad fort, Vinayak temple,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Neo-Celerian
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Fort is deserted , however views are good from the top of the fort of the sea and the natural view around ....should be visited once if you are in Ganpatipule or Ratnagiri

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank rohit_b37
Reviewed December 3, 2017

This fort is close to the Jaigad Jetty and has some great views of the sea. Nothing much inside though, you can see the factory of JSW opposite from here. Not approachable by public transport so ensure you want to go here must have a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank PankajShende
Reviewed October 27, 2017

Great sea view from fort walls. It is 40 min drive from Ganpatipule. There is enough parking available outside the fort which is free. There is no entrance fee to visit this fort. The fort is small but unattended. The buildings inside the fort are...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank KiranA395
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