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Sindhudurg Fort

Sindhudurg Fort - KolhapurAmong the forts of Maratha Kimg Shivaji, Sindhudurg sea fort is easily accessible from Goddess Mahalaxmi city Kolhapur.

This fort reflects the wisdom of famous Maratha King Shivaji as the selection of site for the fort was his personal choice. Construction of sea fort is always hard to implement and when you visit the this fort surely will realise the difficulties faced by the builders of the fort.

Lead based foundation was prepared with use of about 4000 mounds of iron  and construction work which was started on November 25, 1664 lasted for three years.   

Vijaydurg Fort

This is yet another famous fort of Shivaji, constructed in the 17th century and was used as a tiny naval base. Both of these forts are excellent spots to view the panoramic natural beauty and enjoy at calm, cool and picturesque beach.  

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