A peaceful and relaxing small town in the Malvan region of Maharashtra; in Sindhudurg district, Tarkarli is one such place that can easily appease your mind and unwind your soul. Bestowed with the Konkan Coastal lines, this elegant village is a riches trove for the beach lovers. The untouched and isolated beauty of the surrounding area also makes it a ought to visit place for the scenery lovers. When it comes to things to do in Tarkarli, the lists just keep on going.
Things to do in Tarkarli
Snorkelling: Tarkarli is single place where you can explore the mesmeric world of aquatic life and bystander its mysterious exquisiteness. Clear water, pleasing and flattering waves, miscellaneous array of coral reefs, plenitude of exotic fishes and others make this hamlet a must holiday place for the nautical life lovers
Parasailing: One of the interesting, popular and finest things to do in Tarkarli, parasailing involves hovering above the turquoise waters of the sea on a wellbeing parachute that remains harnessed to a controlling boat. As the boat makes its shift on the water, it pulls the parachute on top of the ground and takes you elevated within just a few seconds.
Dolphin Spotting: For those who are looking out for some of the tremendously fun-filled and exhilarating things to do in Tarkarli, can cosset in dolphin spotting. Achara and Nivati beaches in Tarkarli are some of the most admired places where one can effortlessly spot these vivacious creatures. nice climate, tender waves and less human arbitrate favors the huge number of dolphin inhabitants in the region of these beaches. Spot these vivacious creatures swimming beside the beaches or in the profound sea and spectator them penetrating for food; make sure you are all ready to confine them on your cameras.
Places to see in Tarkarli
Mahapurush Temple, Khalcha Mahapurush Temple, Vitthal Temple, Boating point and water sports point, Tarkarli Beach, Tusanmi Island
Sangam : The spot where the Karli river drains into the Arabian sea. excellent place to see.
The town itself is called Devbag and is the end of the land.
A variety of water rides (banana, dolphin, jet ski etc.) and parasailing are presented here. Bargain to get a good.
Nivti Beach, Golden Rock, Sindhudurg Fort at Malvan, Malvan Market, Rock Garden at Malwan, Malvan plateau
Kunkeshwar Temple - 46 km from Tarkarli by MSH 4. A Shiva temple on the beach.
Karli Back Waters
Food and shopping in Tarkarli
Food: Malvani cookery is the standard cuisine of the Konkan region as also in Tarkarli. Even though Malvani cuisine is mostly non-vegetarian but there are many vegetarian delicacies also.. Mori Masala or Shark curry is a highly popular dish along the Konkan coast.
Shopping: Tarkarli is all about retail fresh and delicious cashew nuts for which the markets are admired. Tarkarli is also known for its cashew bars particularly from Zanytes factory outlets in Malwan market. Also try a choice of Amba poli (Aam papad) and the Amba wadi, Kokam wadi & Karvande wadi. Don't overlook to pack a few of this appetizing stuff and take it back home for acquaintances and family.
How to reach Tarkarli
How to reach Tarkali by bus or Taxi:
Tarkarli is easily accessible from Malvan by bus (5 km; 9 rupees, March '14) and rickshaw. Tarkarli is 475 km (Panvel Kochi Road, NH 17) and 576 km (Mumbai Kohlapur Road NH 4) away from Mumbai. Transport bus service available from various parts of Goa, Mumbai, Pune to Malvan. Buses from Panaji: direct buses run from bus bay #2 at the KTC bus stand in Panji to Malvan, take 4.5 hours.
How to reach by Train:
Kankavli on the Konkan Railway: It is around 1 hour 30 minutes by road from malvan. Buses are available to and fro after every 30 minutes.
How to reach by Air:
Tarkarli‘s adjoining airport is Goa International Airport situated at 105.5 KM distance. Apart from Goa Airport any one can reach there from Kolhapur and Ratnagiri airport also.
Nearest air port to : Goa International Airport
distance from near by places
From Pune : 387.8 km and the distance can be covered in 7 to 9 hours, depending on the route
From Mumbai : 9 h 34 min (534.4 km) via NH48
Currency: Rupees - INR Pincode of Tarkarli: 416606 Language : Marathi, English, Hindi Weather: Summer 32°C°C to 25°°C Winter 17-30°C°C to °C