Raigad is a district in the Konkan division of Maharashtra state. Its old name 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 11.Adlabs Imagica