Wednesday, 1 October 2014

Malvan - One of the best konkan tourist spot

Malvan  is one of the most popular tourist destination located at Sindhudurg district in Maharashtra. If you love beaches, Malvan is a must see destination.

Best time to visit Malvan

How to Reach to Malvan?
Malvan is connected to major cities by Road, Rail and Airways.

By Air Ways
Nearest Airport - Goa International Airport

By Rail Ways
Nearest Railway Station - Kankavali/ Kudal

By Road Ways
Below image shows the route from Pune to Malvan via Kolhapur. Total distance is 385 km and time required to reach Malvan is 7 Hours.

If you are coming from Mumbai, you have 2 routes that can be followed.

  1. Mumbai-Pune-Kolhapur-Malvan. (Travel duration - 10 hour, Distance - 541 km)
  2. Mumbai-Mahad-Ratnagiri-Malvan. (Travel duration - 10 hour, Distance - 500 km)
If you are coming from Goa, you can use below route.
Panji-Banda-Kudal-Malvan (Distance - 120 km, Travel duration - 2.5 hour )

What are the major attractions at Malvan?
Here is the list of major attractions at Malvan.

  1. Tarkarli Beach (Scuba Diving and Snorkling)
  2. Sindhudurg Fort
  3. Rock Garden
  4. Mobar point
  5. Chiwala beach
  6. Tondavali beach
  7. Water Sports at Tsunami Island near devbaug Beach - Boat Ride, Jet Ski, Banana Boat Ride, 

Chivala Beach at Malvan

Tarkarli Beach at Malvan

Food at Malvan
Fish Curry and Rice is very famous dish that you can enjoy at Malvan.

Hotels at Malvan.
There are lot of hotels located near Tarkarli. You can get the Non-AC Room for Rs.1000 and AC room can be availed at Rs. 1500.

What do you think on this topic? Please express your opinion through comment below. You can write to me at

Sponsored Links

Popular Posts



Google+ Followers

Google+ Badge