Located close to the coastal town of Alibaug in Raigad district in the Konkan region, Akshi Beach is a film celebrity and has featured in a number of Bollywood films.
With its long stretch of golden sandy beach lined with suru trees, this one is the most secluded beach in Alibaug, and if you are looking for a perfect getaway destination with your loved ones Akshi will satisfy you from every possible aspect.
Akshi beach is only at a distance of 4km from the Alibaug city and its easy accessibility from most of the major cities in Maharashtra makes it an ideal destination for weekend vacations.
How to Reach Akshi Beach by Road
Tourists can easily reach Alibaug via Pen (30km) on the Mumbai (78km) – Goa road. Mumbai to Alibaug can be directly reached by traveling on NH17 towards Goa and the distance is around 108km. Frequent transport buses to Alibaug are available from Mumbai Central, Parel, and Panvel state transport depots.
Travel time required by car is around 3 hours while buses take around four and a half hours to Alibaug. Akshi can also be reached directly from Pune by traveling on Mumbai – Pune Expressway to reach Pen via Khopoli exit. The road distance from Pune to Alibaug is around 145km and state transport buses are available.
How to Reach Akshi Beach by Train
There is no rail station in Alibaug and the nearest rail station is Pen which is connected to Panvel located at a distance of 45km. Panvel is a large station and a number of trains from both Mumbai and Pune halt at Panvel.
How to Reach Akshi Beach by Ferry
From Gateway of India, Mumbai direct catamaran ferry services are available to Akshi and the nearest jetty to Akshi is Mandwa. A ferry service from Rewas to Akshi is also available.
How to Reach Akshi Beach by Air
Mumbai is the nearest international airport and Mumbai tourists can travel by road, train, or also by ferry to reach Akshi beach with any problem.