Konkan is bounded by the Arabian Sea on the western part and the Sahyadri Hills on the eastern part along the coastal trip. The Konkan area of Maharashtra consists of Sindhudurg, Raigad, Thane and Ratnagiri. This is the only coast all over in India that offers a huge choice of Majestic Forts, Beautiful beaches, Ancient Caves and Sacred Temples. The region has lots to offer to the tourists with diverse geographical features which offer some interesting places for your stay in Konkan. The Konkan region is rich in exquisite natural beauty which is endowed with 720 km of coastline and excellent agricultural production of beetelnut, mango and cashew. Konkan is beautiful with greenery, beaches, sea forts and world famous Warli paintings. In order to enjoy the exquisite natural beauty of Mother Nature, one should definitely go for Konkan Darshan once in a life time.
Duration : 7 Days and 6 Nights.
Destinations Covered : Mumbai - Chiplun - Malvan - Kudal - Amboli - Sawantwadi - Ratnagiri - Mumbai.
Places to visit : Parshuram, Dervan, Hedavi, Guhagar, Velneshwar, Vyadeshwar, Ganapatipule, Pavas, Tarkarli, Raul Maharah Math, Reducha Ganpatu, Aaravalicha Vetoba, Satam Maharaj Math, HIran Keshi, Mahadev Gad and Amboli Ghat.
Day 1 - Mumbai - Chiplun :
Arrive at Mumbai in the morning at Dadar Station where our representatives will help you in boarding the train for Chiplun. Reach Chiplun by 1pm. Our representatives will guide you in every possible way to move you to the nearest hotel for your stay at Chiplun. During the Chiplun tour visit Parshuram, Dervan, Hedavi, Velneshwar and Guhagar. In evening one can stay back at the hotel or can move to visit the local markets of Chiplun. Overnight staying facilities are arranged by the tour.
Day 02 - Chiplun - Malvan :
After morning breakfast you are requested to leave for Malvan, an exotic place surrounded with beautiful beaches. On the way to Malvan, visit Kunkeshwar and Malvan fort. For onward journey to Malvan, the tour arranges Volvo bus so that you get luxurious facilities for Konkan Darshan. Reach Malvan by 8pm. A relishing dinner is arranged for the tourist that includes delicious sea foods. Overnight stay facilities are arranged at the hotel.
Day 03 - Malvan - Kudal :
Have a hearty breakfast in Malvan and get ready to continue your tour to visit Tarkarli Beach, which is located in the outskirt of the village. Here you can explore the Dolphin ride, Walawal backwater at Tarkarli beach then visit, Rawool Maharaj Math and Dhamapur Talav. Reach Kudal by evening, where overnight staying facilities along with dinner are arranged by the tour. Enjoy the tour night on cozy beds.
Day 04 - Kudal - Amboli - Sawantwadi :
After breakfast, our representative will brief you for the day visit tour for Konkan Darshan. During the tour you are going to visit the Redicha Ganpati, Arravalicha Vetoba, Satam Mahraj Math, Hirankeshi, Mahadev Gad and Amboli Ghat. While driving towards the Abboli Ghat, you will love the scenic beauty which is spread on the mountains. Reach Sawantwadi by 7pm and enjoy the overnight staying facilities arranged by the tour with Malvani style.
Day 05 - Sawantwadi - Ratnagiri :
Have a hearty breakfast and get ready to visit Sawantwadi village, where you are going to explore one of the finest temples of Maharashtra. On the way towards Mumbai, visit GanpatiPule temple of Ganpati at Ratnagiri. Enjoy the nearby beach of Mandir that offers excellent picturesque of the exquisite natural beauty. Overnight staying facilities are arranged at Ratnagiri’s hotel.
Day 06 - Ratnagiri - Mumbai :
Have a hearty breakfast and get ready to visit the local markets of Ratnagiri to buy some local food such as Khaja, Ladoo, Kokam Sarbat and many more. Enjoy beaches and few waterfall spots of Ratnagiri. Leave Ratnagiri by 9pm to a return journey to Mumbai.
Day 07 - Mumbai :
Morning arrival at Mumbai and our Konkan Darshan with unforgettable memories ends here.