Alibaug Beach , Alibaug
About Alibaug Beach
Alibaug beach has the blackest sand and has bustling local crowd in the evenings thronging the food stalls lining the sea side. Kolaba Fort is right on the the beach and is a major attraction. During low tide one can walk to the Kolaba fort, but be mindfull of the high tide or else you can get stranded on the fort. Water sports are available on the beach, one can indulge in banana boat ride, horse or camel rides etc.
It is known for its beautiful beaches and historical fort. The town is located in the Raigad district of Maharashtra state.
Alibaug beach is a popular spot for swimming, sunbathing, and relaxing. It is a picturesque location with a long stretch of clean sandy beach and clear blue water. The beach is surrounded by palm trees and small hillocks, providing a beautiful backdrop for visitors.
One of the most popular attraction in Alibaug is the Alibaug fort, also known as Kolaba fort, which is located on a small island near the beach. The fort was built in the 17th century by the Maratha warrior Shivaji, and visitors can take a ferry to the island to explore the fort and enjoy the beautiful views of the sea.
Alibaug is also famous for its seafood and you can find a variety of seafood restaurants in the town. Visitors can also enjoy various activities like jet skiing, banana boat rides, and parasailing. Alibaug is a great place for a weekend getaway from Bangalore, and it offers a perfect blend of history, culture, and natural beauty.
The Alibaug bus stand is about 1.2km from here and one can easily find autos for hire.