Kihim is a small village located to the north of Alibag. Commonly known to people in Mumbai as a weekend getaway, it is accessible via Road and Water.
Major attraction in Kihim is its sandy beach. Though Kihim was once known as a "Bird Watchers' Paradise", very few exotic species can be still found in the areas having dense cover of trees. Variety of butterflies are also found here.
Beauty of Mandwa Kihim beach is shown in many Hindi Films of blockbuster movie, shooting for which was conducted at this picturesque location. Fishing village Mandwa is located on the north coast of Alibag. With the dense, delightfully beautiful groves of coconut palms Mandwa Kihim beach adds charm to place and bring it on the map of scenic beach destinations of world travelers. The beach also interest tourists with many water activities,paragliding also