Murud is a city in the Raigad district of Maharashtra, Murudis famous for it’s forts and beaches. Among them also MurudJanjira fort is on the top of the list, fort which lies on an island in the coastal village of Murud. The city is quickly becoming a hot tourist destination.
It is also a beautiful hill station which is dotted with ancient forts, marvelous beaches, and betel palms and swaying coconut trees etc. Being situated close to Mumbai, it is considered as a very attractive picnic spot. The beautiful climatic conditions of the town hold the tourists to spend their vacations in the city.While entering Murud you come across the Palace of Nawab on the left hand side of the road.Murud-Janjira Fort is situated on an oval-shaped rock off the Arabian Sea coast near the port town of Murud. Apart from beaches and forts you can also find some beautiful waterfalls and temple nearby.