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Revdanda Fort
Raigad district, Maharashtra
Type Island fort
Coordinates Latitude: 18.547172
Longitude: 72.9277074
Built 1524
Built by Captain Soj
Construction
materials
Stone
Current
condition
Ruins
Current
owner
Government of India
Open to
the public
Yes

Revdanda Fort is located in Revdanda, Maharashtra, India.

Outer walls of Revdanda forst as seen from Revdanda beach.

The fort is located at the mouth of the Kundalika River. It is easily accessible by road. The Alibag-Murud road passes through the fort. Earlier the fort was guarded on three sides by creek water. The main entrance is from the southern side.

History[]

This fort was built by Portuguese Capt. Soj, and completed in 1524.[1] It was in the control of Portuguese till 1806 when it was captured by Marathas. Finally it was captured by British in 1818.

References[]

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