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TSUNAMI ISLAND…!!

 

       Tsunami Island emerged in the year 2004when tsunami waves strike the Indian ocean. It is located on the mouth of Tarkarli river. Tourists can see the meeting point of Karli river with Indian ocean. Regional citizens say that sand on the island is used for body massage and is good for bones.

       The place is pretty popular for its water sports activity. Tourists meet on the island in monsoon season as the water tides are high and water-sports fun is at its top. It has a variety of sport like Parasailing, motor rides, banana rides, etc. Also, under-water sports like scuba diving are available where visitors can experience actual fishes touch. Visitors get proper assistance during these sports.

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       Dolphin Point is very near to Tsunami island and visitors are taken by boats to the point. Though it completely depends on luck whether you will see dolphins or not. But many visitors mention dolphin point visit as the best memory of their trips.

       Malvan Marine Sanctuary, Sindhudurg Fort and Rock Garden; all these places are near Tsunami island on a distance of less than 3 km. Tourists can cover more than 1 spots in a day. Tsunami island is a perfect destination to spend some quality time with friends and family.

Eating out: For foodies, the place is heaven. Visitors get fresh seafood such as fishes and crabs. Also, some offer cooking services. As this island is in Konkan, you will get a variety of tasty Konkani dishes with fresh meat.

Tsunami Island  Tsunami Island

How to reach:  Tourists will have to reach Malvan first. And then we will have to go to Devbag which is at a distance of 8 km. The only way to reach on Tsunami island is by yacht. It takes around 5 to 10 minutes to reach the island.