Ganpatipule Beach - History, Timings & Entry Fee


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Distance (From Ganpatipule Bus Stand): 1 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour

Transportation Options: Walk/Trek

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 1 km from Ganpati Pule Bus Stand, Ganpatipule Beach is a spectacular paradise along the Konkan coast in Maharashtra. It is one of the top places to visit in Ganpatipule and also one of the popular beaches in Maharashtra.

Ganpatipule is one of the only two white sand beaches in Maharashtra, the other being Kashid Beach. It is a perfect gateway that captivates beach lovers, adventure enthusiasts, and pilgrims as part of Ganpatipule tour packages. The 6 km long beach simply looks stunning with the Ganapati Temple on the shores that offer a soothing atmosphere. With several shacks, horse riding, and camel rides, the beach has become a perfect holiday destination for visitors.

The pristine Ganpatipule Beach is the main attraction among tourists and mainly adventure enthusiasts. Adventure freaks may enjoy paragliding, swimming, motorboat, water scooter and pedal boat rides, camel rides, etc., which are some of the popular adventure water activities in Ganpatipule.

The Ganpatipule Beach is clean and the sea is also clear though swimming is not advisable because of the rocky stretches. It is however ideal spot for sunbathing and mesmerizing sunsets. This beach is known as the Indian Caribbean beach. The locals often practice kayaking here.

Timings: 6 AM - 6 PM

Entry: Free