Sindhudurg Travel Guide
Located in the Konkan region of Maharashtra, Sindhudurg is a famous tourist attraction surrounded the Western Ghats on one side and the Arabian Sea on the other. It is situated at a distance of 490 km from the capital Mumbai. There is a total number of 37 forts in the district which is the highest number of forts in Maharashtra.
Sindhudurg Fort, built by King Shivaji in the 16th century is the important tourist destination to visit. The other important attractions are Padmagarh Fort, Vijaydurg Fort, Tilari Dam, Navadurga Temple, The months between November and February is the best to visit Sindhudurg. Adventure sports like Scuba Diving and Snorkelling can be enjoyed in this coastal district. The cuisine of the district is Malvani cuisine that includes rice, coconut and fish. The most popular dish is Kombdi Vade, a chicken savoury. The nearest airbase is the Goa Airport at a distance of 80 from Sindhudurg.Read More Read Less