Register Now    Not registered? Join today....

City/Town : Ratnagiri
Country : India
Latitude : 17.1448°N
Longitude : 73.2666°E

Social Media links

from WikiTravel

Ganpati Temple, on the Ganapatipule beach itself is the primary attraction in Ganapatipule that draws thousands of pilgrims every year to this village. Ganapatipule with a series of pristine beaches apart from the Ganapatipule beach itself makes Ganapatipule an ideal holiday destination for a beach lover. The twin beaches of Aare - Ware and The Malgund beach flanks either sides of the Ganapatipule beach. There are many other attraction apart from the beaches and the ganapati temple in Ganapatipule.

Malgund at a distance of 2 KMs from Ganapatipule is the birthplace of the famous marathi poet Keshavsut and houses the memorial of the great poet. The Jaigad fort about 15 KMs from Ganapatipule offer some beautiful sea views and the the drive to Jaigad is also a great experiance with the sea on one side of the road for most part of the drive. Now in ruins, the bastions of this famous 17th century fort offers spectacular views of the village and the sea. Jaigad fort overlooks the confluence of River Sangameshwar and the arabian sea.

Prachin Konkan - a life size museum setup is by Mr. Sardesai aided by Government, is an unique approach to show the old culture and customs from konkan area. This set up shows the houses, Costumes, ways of livelihood and lifestyle in ancient Konkan.

Comments - Share your Experiences