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Bankot Fort

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Amazing view. Fort in urgent need of maintenance

The Bankot fort is marvelous but in desperate need of maintenance. It offers an amazing view of the... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Mumbai, India
Good view..

The fort is at the top of the hill and smaller in size ..This small fort offers stunning views of... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

The Bankot fort is marvelous but in desperate need of maintenance. It offers an amazing view of the sea. This is an offbeat location for people traveling to Harihareshwar. The roads are steep and not well maintained. Worth a visit for people looking out for...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

It's a comparatively small fort, strategically built to keep a bird's eye view below. The 270 degree view of the ocean below is panoramic. Being in an offbeat, secluded place, there is no anthropogenic noise or air pollution here. A woñderful respite. What's heart-wrenching is...More

1  Thank Shonali79
Reviewed 31 October 2017

One can enjoy travelling to reach this fort from harihareshwar. From harihareshwar one has to travel through local ship from bagmodla jetty. travel time is around 8-10 min. This is unique experience as people ca take their vehicle in ship and reach to other side....More

Thank Vishwas K
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The fort is at the top of the hill and smaller in size ..This small fort offers stunning views of surroundings.

Thank shek2005
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This is fort is at an off beat location while travelling from Harihareshwar towards the Jetty. Initially while driving towards the fort we were a bit skeptical as the road was too steep however having a powerful vehicle like Xylo made the climb look quite...More

2  Thank Letzsee D
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This small fort offers stunning views of surroundings. Since this is not a famous fort, no crowds here. When we went there, we were the only three persons visiting the place. This fort is in a neglected condition by the authorities. This fort is in...More

Thank ysawant
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Abandoned fort not maintained and less visited, however bring at height offers, good view of ocean and forest. We drive down from Srivardhan to Harihareshwar/ Baghmandala and took ferry across the Savitri river with our car (Cost Car with Driver Rs120, Extra person-Rs11) and again...More

1  Thank Sanjiv G
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

This is an old fort. Entrance is free. Inside the fort there's few big trees which make it very comfortable inside. The view of velas beach from here was also good

Thank J. Meng H
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We visited this scenic fort on our way to Velas Beach. Though not maintained, you can go around and take some breathtaking snaps !

Thank Ashish D
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Took out half a day to visit the Bankot fort near the Velas beach. I drove from Harihareshwar, took the ferry across the Savitri river, which also carried our vehicle (cost vehicle -Rs130, person-Rs11) and again another 15 min drive uphill through some narrow village...More

2  Thank Subu I
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