Pune to Alibaug Trip


Pune to Alibag distance :115Km.
Route : Pune->Lonawala->Khopoli->Pen->Alibaug

Nagaon Beach:
This is the one of the cleanest, enjoyable Beach. Friends, Couples can freely enjoy. Very open cultured place. You can drink on the Beach also. Fun…
Nagaon Beach
Do you remember “Sagar Kinare Dil Ye Pukare” from film Sagar ? That is Nagaon..approximately 7 Km from Alibag, on Alibag-Revdanda road. Famous place for Coconuts and betel-nuts. … very calm and quite place.

This village has beautiful gardens closed to sea beach, big and small wells and temples. The beach is 2 km away from village and is famous as “Satad Beach”.

State Transport buses , eight sitters, auto-rickshaws available for traveling to Nagaon. It takes approx.30 min. The village has facility of hotels, private bungalows, rent houses etc. Homemade( Konkani style) food facility is also available.

Mandwa Beach:

You can see Mumbai city from this beach. View of Gateway way of India, Tajmahal. Village of Fishers, Fishers Boat. Nice, clean Beach.

Mandwa beach

Approximately 20 Kms from Alibag. You might have seen Mandwa in movies like Insaaf (Vinod Khanna, Dimple Kapadia), Sagar (Rishi Kapur, Dimple Kapadia), Agnipath (Amitabh, Madhavi, Danny)etc. It is a nice place. You can see lot of baglows of Filmstars.

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It is possible to reach village Mandwa by S.T. bus and upto Jetty by auto-rickshaw. This Jetty is very beautiful and calm. There are Coconut trees on the beach. The beach has beautiful scenery around it. Mumbai city can be seen on a clear day from this Jetty. Daily up-down of launches and catamarans available from Gateway of India to the Jetty. Tourists should not miss the opportunity of availing the experience of opportunity of cool and calm climate while traveling through the blue sea and ‘L’ shaped Jetty having natural beauty of its own is very different from others.

Kihim Beach: Mumbai Weekend Beaches Kihim Alibag

“You are from Alibag… Do you know “King Ham” beach?” Somone in US asked me last week. “Emm..No”…I was trying to recall but could not…Suddenly I realized that he was talking about Kihim.

It is situated west of Kihim-Chondhi Chauk, approximately 9 Km from Alibag. Crowded with employess of Rashtriya Chemical Fertilizers(RCF, Thal).

It takes approximately half an hour to reach Kihim by auto-rickshaw or by bus. This beach is a very attractive halt for tourists. Because of its natural beauty, beach keeps you in a very pleasant mood. You can see soft and golden sand only on this beach. You can watch different types of birds here.

Do you know that the great ornithologist Salim Ali used to stay here?

You can stay in Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation(MTDC)’s resort. Also Rashriya Chemicals and Fertilizers LTD co. has built a huge Rest-House at Kihim for tourists. Besides this hotels, private bungalows and rented houses are also available in the village.

Kashid Beach:

On Alibag-Murud Highway…. just 32 Km from Alibag… Place away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Although I never had been there, it is highly recommended by my friends.

This beach is calm and quite having lots of cypress trees on shore. Soft and Golden sand, pleasant climate of this beach attracts tourist from various places. S.T.bus and Private rickshaws are available to reach this beach

Akshi Beach:

Akshi is a ever green village. Just 5 Km from Alibag … Full of fishers… Generally not crowded…(That’s the reason I love it).

One can travel by Alibag-Revdanda bus, eight sitter auto rickshaw or private vehicles to Akhshi. It takes approx.15 min. All houses in village are built in deep shadow of coconut, betel-nut trees.

One more important thing…Don’t miss the epigraph prepared by Raja Keshidevaray in the year 1012. If you are studying Marathi literature…you might be knowing that.

In this premises their is an epigraph prepared by Konkan Shiladar King Keshidevaray in Sanskrit and mix marathi language in Devanagari script is found dating to the year 1012. Also in this premises an Epigraph prepared by Devgiri Yadav King Ramchandra in Sanskrit and mixed Marathi Language in Devnagari script is found dating to the year 1291. An epigraph of Kashidevray is the first ever available epigraph.

Alibag Beach Alibaug Beach, Nagaon, Mandwa, Kihim, Kashid, Akshi Seashore

Varsoli Beach: You must go here Valsoli beach is very near to Alibaug(2km from Bus stand)

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Varsoli beach is just 2 Km from Alibag S.T. stand. You can go to this beach by Mahesh Cinema theater. Major attractions are fresh air, pollution free atmosphere, gardens of cypress, coconut and palm trees. The number one attraction of Varsoli is total peace and quiet.  You can simply relax. Visit the beach at once.

It is situated just on the outskirts of Alibag. It is relatively less visited site and as a result is a quiet beach with sparkling white sand and cleaner seawater. Varsoli is a small satellite village across Alibag, complete with thick vegetation of coconut and

Rewdanda Port:

Rewdanda port is historical port just 17 Km from Alibag S.T. Depot. The salav bridge on creek combines Murud and Alibag taluka. You can see transports ships, scene of Vikram Ispat Company on left side and jetty of Vikram Ispat company on right hand side from Salav bridge.    S.T. stand and Auto stands are near this Rewdanda port.  The small jetty (Dhakka) behind S.T. stand in creek.  The main profession of the people is Fishery in this area.  The fisherman’s ships, boats strands at this jetty for purchasing and selling fishes. Rewdanda is also known as Mini-Goa.Nagaute

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I am WordPress and Drupal Architect. I worked on many technologies like Ruby on Rails, Flex, PHP etc... I am Purab Kharat from India, Pune. I love to play chess and listen music and read books. I work in SY Smartsourcing Global Pvt Ltd in Princeton, NJ, USA. Now I am living at Plainsboro, 164 Hampshire Drive, Princeton Meadows, NJ. I have more then Eight years experience in Web Application Development (Specially in Php 5.0, Ruby on Rails, Mysql 5.0, RIA, Wordpress, Drupal, Joomla, Ecommerce)

8 thoughts on “Pune to Alibaug Trip

  1. Revdanda is also known as Mini-Goa, Nagaute.

    i am hearing something like this about Revdanda for the first time.

    What actually do you mean..?

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