Know About splendid and eventful Beach Holiday at Malvan Beach – Konkan Maharashtra Beaches

Malvan city is not just famous for Malvan beach but this city opens the gate of exploring the virgin sea shore beauty of Konkan region of Maharashtra India. Among the picturesque and unexplored sea shores of Kokan region Malvan beach is of utmost importance because of famous sea fort Sindhudurg, busiest Jetty of area and proposed site for the one of its kind marine park in Asia.

Geographically Malvan is a fortified island on the coastal reef and popular for scuba diving and nearby virgin beaches like Achara Beach, Chivla Beach, Devbaug Beach and Asra Mahal Beach.

Malvan beach is also famous as the Sindhudurg Fort beach. On the Malvan beach tour you can also go for famous Tarkerli back waters beach which is hardly 8 to 10 km from the Malvan.


Vital Tourist Information : Malvan beach

Location :
Located at walking distance from city heart.


Near By City : Kolhapur


State : Maharashtra [India]


Famous as / For :
Majestic Sea fort - Marine Flora & Fauna - Virgin Beaches - Picture perfect scenic beauty- Beyond imagination spectacular Sun set


Weather & Climate :
Kokan area is known for its hot and humid weather condition but still very highly pleasant winter climate.


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 40°C Min. 22°C
Winter : Max. 30°C Min. 12°C


Best Time to Visit :
October - February months is the best time to visit Malvan beach.


Spoken Languages :
Malvani - Marathi - Kokani - Hindi - English


Dining / Food Facility :
Tourism infra structural facilities in Kokan area are under the development phase hence dinning facilities are also not matching to very popular beach resort standards. In the Malvan city you will find many hotels offering exclusive Malvani cuisine. Coconut, Rice and fish are the prime stuffs used in the Malavani cuisine.This might be to your surprise that these proves very very delicious.


Basic Travel Info :
Malvan is accessible on road travel from Kolhapur & Goa, which are also nearest airport also. for train journey lovers there are two options for getting here at Malvan either from Kolhapur city or by Kokan railway.


Beach Activities :
Beach Walk - Photography - Swimming


Travel Tips :
Road travel by own or hired vehicle is the best way of accessing Malvan, Sindhudurg and nearby Kokan area. Kolhapur or Goa can be base stay for Kokan Tourism.
Majority of tourist choose Kolhapur as the base city for their Konkan beach holiday.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Tarkarli - Rock Garden - Sindhudurg Fort - Rameshwar Temple - Jetty and Fish Market - Chivla Beach - Tondavali Beach - Devbaug Beach


Interesting Information :
Just drive your car to jetty in early hours of morning, you will find fishing boats returning to shore and place become the fish market.
Scuba diving is yet another major tourist attraction of Malvan beach holiday. You will be picked up and dropped at fort. Do remember bargaining about the rate of Scuba diving trip will help you in saving money.


How To Reach Malvan beach Maharashtra [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Kudal / Kankawali railway stations on the Konkan railway is the nearest station for train journey to Malvan. From there buses and even rickshaws are available for about 35 km long road journey to Malvan beach.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
National Highway NH-1 [Mumbai Goa] and state highway connecting NH-4 through Kolhapur are the major links for the bus journey to Malvan. There are ampule number of buses are available specially from Kolhapur.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Goa's Dabolim air port is the nearest one for the air travel to Malvan.