Location

Sindhusagar is located 115 km from Mumbai (By road) and can be comfortably reached with car or sea.

By road from Mumbai

up to Wadkhal by Mumbai-Goa national highway

from Wadkal to Nagaon by Wadkhal-Alibag-Murud route

major cities/towns on route are Panvel, Pen, Wadkhal and Alibaug.

journey time about 3 hours


State transport buses reaching Alibag are aplenty. Some 35-40 buses ply to and from Mumbai. Alibag is also linked by state transport bus to destinations like Thane, Pune, Borivali, Nasik, Kolhapur, Miraj, Jalgaon, Sholapur etc. The state transport bus depot provides fairly efficient, in-time bus services. From there you can take an riksha or bus direction Revdanda.

by sea from Mumbai

launches from 'Gateway of India' upto Mandwa port

with bus from Mandwa port to Nagaon via Alibag

journey time about two hours


You can also reach Nagaon by Sea. Ferry wharf at 'Bhaucha Dhakka' in Mumbai is where launch service to Revas port (25 km from Nagaon) is available from 06.00A.M to 06.00P.M. The journey takes 1 % hours. The frequency is almost every hour, both ways. The timetable changes slightly to suit high tide and low ebb timings, though there is advance announcement of timetable for the coming week. Reservation facility is also available. The journey is fairly comfortable and is a unique experience. Each launch carries 100-125 passengers. Tea, cold drinks, snacks are provided on board and also film music is played on the cassette player !

As soon as the ship sets sail, it's a nice sight to watch the Mumbai shore line becoming distant and Uran shore line to the left and Revas shore line to the right drawing nearer. At Rewas port, state transport bus starting point is only a few steps away. The bus takes you to Alibag in about 45 minutes.

The other sea rout to Alibag is from Gateway of India in Mumbai to Mandwa port, 25 km off Nagaon.

Private catamaran services run by PNP, Maldar, Ajanta and launch services by Ajanta, Al-Siddiq take you to Mandwa port in 50 to 60 minutes. Your fare includes bus service from Mandwa to Alibag, which takes another 30 minutes or so. You can avail these services except in rainy season.