Kihim Beach Alibaug

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The Secluded Beauty of Virgin Kihim Beach

With the Khanderi and Underi Forts looming large over the horizon, Kihim Beach is a picturesque stretch of sandy beach intermittent by rocks and boulders on the Konkan coast in India.

Sunset at Kihim Beach

Kihim beach offers you some of the most enchanting visuals of the setting sun on the Arabian Sea. Kihim is naturally one of the most popular among all the beaches around Alibaug beach.

Kihim Beach only at a distance of 12km from Alibaug bus depot and also the closest from Mandwa Beach. It is extremely convenient for tourists to reach Kihim Beach Alibaug availing the ferry service to Mandwa from the Gateway of India, Mumbai.

It is the most convenient way of reaching Kihim Beach and also the most economical one. Mumbai is only at a distance of 100 km from Kihim Beach and the Mumbai airport is also the nearest airport.

Once you are in Kihim beach Alibaug, it will offer you a virgin beach with dark sands. But Kihim Beach is not a very good place for taking a dip in the sea.

The sea is not only pretty rough here but the beach is also not a flat making it a pretty dangerous combination. Apart from the Kihim beach, the Murud Janjira fort is one of the most important attractions of Kihim Beach.

Alibaug Beach Konkan

Alibaug Beach near Kihim Beach

Best time to visit Kihim Beach

Hundreds and thousands of devotees visit Kihim Beach during the month of Shravana when a Shivlinga mysteriously appears on the beach. The Shivlinga is known as Swyambhu and also vanishes by itself only reappear again the next year. But that is not a very good time for tourists and you will find Kihim most adorable during the winter months or early summer.

How to Reach Kihim Beach

Places to Visit in Kihim Beach

Hotels in Kihim Beach

Kihim Beach Photo Gallery

Other Destinations Near Kihim Beach

Alibaug Beach

Nagaon Beach

Kashid Beach

Mandwa Beach

Karnala Bird Sanctuary

Murud Janjira Fort

Diveagar Beach

Akshi Beach

0 thoughts on “Kihim Beach Alibaug

  • March 21, 2014 at 11:09 am

    nice article. I have visited kihim beach for many times. Really like this beach and resorts near the beach are also very nice.

  • February 5, 2016 at 2:01 am

    Nice post. Kihim beach in Alibaug is our preferred weekend destination anytime. We have visited this beach for so many time but still always ready to visit Kihim everytime. You can try the seafood cooked by local people. It taste awesome and this brings us here everytime. Great place.

  • July 7, 2016 at 2:32 pm

    Kihim beach is nice beach near Mumbai. It is equipped with good quality staying option and the food served by local people is delicious.


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