Raigad is a district in the Konkan division of Maharashtra state. where the old name of the district was coolaba. Later name change to the famous Fort Raigad build by Shivaji maharaj and was a kingdom of its maratha empire.
Revdanaa / Chaul
Raigad District is well connected by road and rail. It has major stations e.g. Panvel, Karjat, Roha, Pen, Khopoli etc. NH 4, NH 17 & Mumbai - Pune Expressway passes thru Raigad District. It is also well connected with Mumbai by sea e.g.Uran-Mora, Alibaug-Rewas. Soon a new Airport at Panvel will connect it by air to rest of the world.
There are many places of tourist interest : 1. Raigad fort 2. Alibaug beach 3. Kihim beach 4. Matheran 5. Mahad Ganpati 6. Shrivardhan 7. Harihareshwar 8. Murud - Janjira 9. Revdanda beach & Birla Mandir 10. Karnala Bird Sanctuary