It is a popular weekend getaway for the citizens of Mumbai and Pune. Many affluent personalities from Mumbai and Pune have their own farm houses and bungalows in and around Alibaug. During the week, Alibaug is visited by tourists and business people for their conferences.
HISTORYAlibag was developed in the 17th century by Kanhoji Angre, Shivaji Maharaj's naval chief.
ALIBAUG INFOAlibag is a town on the western coast of India. It is the district headquarters of Raigad district.
Situated to the south of Mumbai, Alibag is famous for its clean waters, beachside trees and sands. Alibag is also a weekend gateway for residents of Mumbai / Pune.
Like some of the other beaches in the Konkan region of Maharashtra, Alibaug too has a fort, the Kulaba Fort. The fort can be visited during the low tide, after the water has receded to sufficient amount. Apart from the main Alibaug beach there are numerous beaches in and around Alibag.
Also, not to forget, Alibag is one of the most affordable tourist places to go to! It is definitely on the list of 'Must go places' in Maharashtra.
Apart from a wonderful beach, Alibaug has nearby trekking areas and many temples. Alibag is indeed one place you should never miss visiting if you are looking to have a relaxing and refreshing break.
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