Tarkarli - White Sand Beaches

Tarkarli with its beautiful beaches, serene backwaters, historic forts and exciting adventure avenues is truely a dream holiday destination. Be it a relaxed vacation by the beach or an action packed thrilling holiday, Tarkarli has something of everything to keep you excited during your holidays in Tarkarli not to forget the famous mouth watering delicious Malvani cuisines.

Snorkeling & SCUBA diving and a boat ride in the Karli backwaters are two things that you can't miss out on while on a holiday to Tarkarli. Dolphin watch rides are also very popular here and if you dont sight a dolphin here in Malvan, lets face it you probably are not destined to spot one!!

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Sindhudurg Fort

The main attraction in Malvan apart from the beaches is the famous sea fort of Shivaji - The Sindhudurg fort. The ferry to visit the Sindhudurg fort is available from the Malvan jetty which is just two kms from the Malvan town.

A Fort after which the district was named Sindhudurg fort is the most prominent landmark of this region. Built between 1664-67 AD by Shivaji maharaj, the Sindhudurg fort has it foundation laid on molten lead. One of the best preserved sea forts Sindhudurg fort has a four kms long rampart with 42 bastions.

Shivaji’s palm prints and footprints are preserved in Sindhudurg Fort on dried lime slabs in a tower. Shivrajeshwar Temple built in the honour of Shivaji is also there on the Fort. SCUBA diving and water sports is organized near the fort now.

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Beaches

Tarkarli is a long stretch of beach which extends from Devbaug beach to its south to Malvan jetty to its north across Wayiri, Dandi beach etc. Due to the popularity of Tarkarli beach all these beaches are also considered as Tarkarli beach by the tourists!

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Tarkarli shot into fame after M.T.D.C started the beach resort in Tarkarli and declared Tarkarli as one of the premiere beach destination in Maharashtra. The backwaters of Karli river running almost parallel to the beach imparts Tarkarli a surreal beauty.

Tsunami Island

Located off the coast of Devbaug about a kilometer from the resort, Tsunami island is the hub of all the water sports activities in Tarkarli. Devbaug sangam where Karli backwaters meets the sea is the most picturesque spots near Shripad Beach Resort.

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