Duration : 02 Nights - 03 Days
Destinations Pune - Ratnagiri - Pune
Distance : 295/kms one way
Located in the south-western region of Maharashtra state, Ratnagiri is a small yet stunning port city on the coast of the Arabian Sea. The place is an ideal location to explore the beautiful landscape, culture, art and history of Maharashtra. Some of the must visit place of Ratnagiri includes Jaigad Fort, Ratnadurg Fort, Ganpatipule Beach, Mandvi Beach and Swayambhu Ganpati Temple. The best thinsg about this Ratnagiri is that it has its own shade in each season.
At Tour My India, we have come up with a very impressive Pune-Ratnagiri Weekend Tour that will take you to the spectacular and vivid land of Ratnagiri. Our tour will allow you to explore the spectacular and exotic land of Ratnagiri in your weekends when you wanted to be out of your daily boring schedule.
We will pick you up from your desired place and drive to Ratnagiri. On arrival, check-in at the hotel. Later, we will visit Ratnadurg Fort and Jaigad Fort. An overnight stay at the hotel.
Ratnadurg Fort is a massive structure appearing in a horseshoe shape with a width of 1,000 meters and length of 1,300 meters. Overwhelmed by the charming Arabian Sea on the three sides, the fort offers an impressive look. Ratnadurg Fort was once a strong hold of the Maratha Empire.
The Jaigad Fort is a sea fort located at the tip of a peninsula in the district of Ratnagiri. The Fort is embraced on a rock face that overlooks a bay, which formed where the Shastri River enters the Arabian Sea.
After breakfast, we will visit some beautiful beach of Ratnagiri including Ganpatipule Beach, and Mandavi Beach. We will also visit the Thibaw Point and come back to the hotel in the evening for an overnight stay.
Mandvi Beach is a major tourist spot and the most crowded beach in Ratnagiri that is blessed with a vast line of seashore right up to Rajiwanda Port. This beautiful beach is enclosed with the Ratnadurg fort from the west side.
Ganpatipule Beach is a clean and stunning beach with fine silvery white sand. It is a good place to enjoy holiday with family or friends and try hands at balancing a kayak for adventure lovers. The beach is not fit for swimming as it contains stretches of rocks. Thus, travellers can enjoy cool breeze and a lively atmosphere at the beach shore.
Thibaw Point is the point where Thebaw Palace, the lovely mansion, is situated. The palace was built in 1910 and is known as the shelter during exile period of the king and the queen of Burma (Myanmar). The spot is perfect for picnickers and capturing the breathtaking views of the whole city.
After breakfast, we will checkout from the hotel and drive to Pune. On arrival at Pune, we will drop you at your desired location.