The Guhagar beach in Maharashtra is perfect destination for beach holidays and the place has numerous other attractions for the tourists. Guhagar is a city in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra which is well known for its beach, betel nuts, coconuts, coir items and especially Alphonso mangoes. So the place is definitely a treat for the mango lovers. It is a scenic town having a popular beach with a tropical paradise. The city is well connected by road, railway and airways from all parts of the country.
The prime attraction of this town is its virgin beach and also includes other tourism places in and around the city. There are many temples here to be visited which include the temples of Durga Devi and Vyadeshvar. While on holidays in the beach tourists can enjoy the spectacular sunrise and sunset, the waterfalls and green valley spread wide and apart. There is a small village near the beach named Hedavi which famous for its Ganesh Temple where one can see the Dashabhuja Ganesh. The Hedavi beach here is also well known because a natural gorge is created on its shore by the waves which are called the Bamanghal. Then we have the Jaygad fort which has a historical importance and often visited by tourists during their tour to this place. At about a distance of 15km from Guhagar is a village named Anjanvel that can be visited with the help of a ferry instead of long road travels. One can also pay a visit to the historical town of Dabhol.
There are a number of other things to do during vacation to this city. Tourists often visit the Plashet Beach which about 12.5km from Guhagar. It is perfect place to spend an awesome evening with friends and family enjoying the soothing and calm waves of the beach. If you want to fill in some adventure in your trip then do get your scuba diving suits to traverse the ocean near the Palshet beach. An evening walk along the beach with your beloved will definitely add a spark to your vacation.
The Mody Orchid and Anthurium farm is another tourist attraction near Guhagar. There are varieties of orchids and Potted Anthuriusm and it is a very beautiful project done by Mr. Mody which is a must see for all of us.
Comfortable and luxurious beach resorts have been constructed for tourists to stay during their holidays here one of which is the Mango Village Resort in Guhagar. This holiday destination is a must visit for nature lovers and will be best enjoyed during the month of November to February.