Know About splendid and eventful Beach Holiday at Ganpatipule Beach – Maharashtra Beaches

Ganpatipule beach ,quite unexplored and virgin beach is popular tourist destination from highly picturesque Kokan coastal area of Maharashtra state.

Mesmerising scenic beauty, lush green canvas, sparkling blue water, whispering cool breeze, silvery Golden sand and almost 400 years old temple of Swamyambhoo Ganpati , this how Maharashtra’s virgin  Ganpatipule beach can be summarized.

Thousand of devotees visit every year, tourist crowd gets more dense shape on Sankashti. Expanded beach offers a temptation for a long beach walk.

On the Maharashtra tourism map Ganpatipule beach area is famous more as pilgrimage destination as there is beautiful temple of Lord Ganesha just next to boundary of sea shore.


Vital Tourist Information : Ganpatipule Beach

Location :
Ganpatipule beach is located at road journey of about 40-45 minutes from the city hearts of Ratnagiri.


Near By City : Ratnagiri - Kolhapur


State : Maharashtra [India]


Famous as / For :
Sea side Temple - Picturesque but unexplored scenic locations - Mango Production


Weather & Climate :
Typical coastal climate of warm and humid environment.


Temperature :
Summer : Max.44°C Min. 22°C
Winter : Max. 33°C Min. 12°C


Best Time to Visit :
October to March is the best time for a pleasure trip to Ganpatipule Beach.


Spoken Languages :
Kokani - Marathi - Hindi


Dining / Food Facility :
Malvani style of cooking gives a fascinating aroma to food and use of coconut reduce the spicy taste of various vegetarian and non vegetarian cuisines. Sol Kadi is the signatory recipe of Kokan region.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
Preserved mango pulp, Cocum syrup and idols of Lord Ganesha are mostly purchased as the tour souvenir of Ganpatipule beach tour.


Basic Travel Info :
Beach is at walking distance from local bus stop and temple. Buses are plying at regular interval between Ratnagiri and Ganpatipule. Long distance buses are connecting beach with Mumbai, Pune, Kolhapur and other cities.


Beach Activities :
Beach Walk - Swimming


Travel Tips :
Ganpatipule beach is not perfect safe for swimming and without lifeguards hence visitors are advise not risk with life by going deep and distant on sea for swimming.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Temple of Lord Ganesha


How To Reach Ganpatipule Beach Maharashtra [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Ratnagiri is important halt on Konkan railways, hence train journey to Ganpatipule beach is better & more comfortable option.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Ratnagiri is best accessible on the road travel. Buses are operational from Kolhapur, Mumbai, Pune and Goa to get visitors here. A few buses are there for directly to Ganpatipule beach.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Ratnagiri don't have airport of own, Kolhapur [130 km] is the nearest airport. Mumbai and Dambolin airport Goa are also used by air travel lovers to get here.