Many individuals residing in Mumbai and its surrounding regions know Karnala as a fascinating place to spend an exciting holiday. This famous region located near Panvel city is full of beautiful natural surroundings and some historical structures. Nature enthusiasts would find this fort city very interesting, while adventure seekers can find some exciting challenges that the region's mountain ranges and dense forests offer. Ecological conditions of this area create an ideal habitat for different kinds of resident as well as migratory birds.
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Karnala's main attraction is its hill fort, believed to have been built before the fifteenth century. It lies in ruins today, but its visitors can find two inscriptions on the fort in Marathi and Persian languages. This fort is situated within the protected region of Karnala Bird Sanctuary, which is also one of the popular tourist locations in Karnala for nature enthusiasts. Bird-watchers would have the opportunity to view plenty of birds flying freely in their protected habitat. Among the rare birds are Three-toed Kingfisher, Ashy Minivet and Malabar Trogon. Adventure lovers can enjoy trekking on the steep rock located in the centre of Karnala fort. Other popular places that are worth visiting in this region include the Bhavani Temple and Shiva Temple.
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Tourists visiting this region can also enjoy shopping on the streets, as they can find many small shops that sell artefacts, designer clothes and handicrafts. Over the years, many resorts and hotels have come up in Panvel and its surrounding areas that makes it very convenient for tourists in visiting all the attractions in Karnala. Rooms or suites in these hotels and resorts are provided with all the latest facilities, designed for a comfortable stay of their guests. Travellers visiting Karnala can book their stays in any of them, and have a memorable vacation in this region.