Konkan Traveler

Konkan Diaries..!!

       Konkan region of India is a landholder in the middle of the Sahyadri mountain ranges, which is parallel to the west coast of India and the coast. Konkan coastline is a 720 km. (450 miles) long beach. This region comes in three states – Maharashtra, Goa, and Karnataka. The land of Konkan is immortalized by the beautiful nature. Farming is an important ingredient of rice seeds, mangoes, betel nut, banana barks, jackfruit, cashews, coconut trees, and mountain ranges. Such nature has benefitted from the most successful Konkan region.

        The Konkan Coast is one of the most beautiful coastlines of India. It is flanked by the Arabian Sea in the west and the Western Ghats on its east. The magnificent beaches of Konkan are a sight to behold.

Best Places to visit in Konkan Coastal Areas :

  • Ganpatipule Temple
  • Ratnadurg Fort
  • Thiba Palace                                                                                                                                    

best places to visit in konkan coast

The name Konkan was derived from a Sanskrit word which translates as “Corner of the Earth”. According to a Hindu legend, the Konkan coastline was formed when a sage named Parashurama shot an arrow into the sea. He commanded the Sea God to make the water recede up to the point where his arrow had landed. Best Places to visit in Konkan Coastal Areas is the ancient land that is spotted with Temples, Forts, and Gorgeous Beaches. For adventure enthusiasts, Konkan tour/darshan offers several exciting water sports from boat rides to surfing, scuba diving, parasailing, and jet skiing.

The ideal coastal weather attracts tourists throughout the year. The local cuisine has amazing seafood options that one must try. Konkan is the perfect stop for beach lovers.