Ambolgad Fort

Type: Coastal Fort

Height (Approx in ft.): 0

Grade: Easy

Base Village: Ambolgad

District: Ratnagiri

Nearest Railway Station: Ratnagiri

How to reach:

The route to this fort goes from Rantagiri – Adivare – Nate – Ambolgad. The other route is through Rajapur – Nate – Ambolgad

Time to reach from base village:

What to see:

Ambolgad is situated at a height from the main sea level. The total area covered by the fort is approximately 1200 Sq. Metres. It has the sea guarding it from the South and has deep moats on the northern and western side. The current condition of the fort is very bad. A small part of the fortification and walls on the sea side are still visible. Apart from this, there is a square well and remnants and plinths of various constructions in the fort. The Math of Gagangiri Maharaj is situated near the fort.

Accommodation Facility: No accommodation facility available on the fort. However, one can stay at the Gagangiri Maharaj Ashram nearby.

Food Facility: Not available

Drinking Water Facility: Gagangiri Maharaj Ashram for drinking water

Best Season to Visit: All the year


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