Virgin and Isolated Natural Beauty of Mandwa Beach
Mandwa Beach is located only at a distance of 10km from Mumbai in the Raigad district of Maharashtra. Mandwa is one of those few places made popular by a movie – yes it is that Mandwa of the hit Bollywood movie, Agneepath.
But Mandwa Beach was always been as beautiful as it is today, and you can reach these virgin beaches easily from Mumbai. On a clear day, Mandwa Beach will offer you a breathtaking panoramic view across the bay right up to the Gateway of India, and with long sandy beaches and coconut palm grooves.
Mandwa Beach near Mumbai also has a breathtaking charm of its own. Kihim is another beach located close to Mandwa Beach and truly worth a visit for its pure and isolated natural beauty.
Both beaches of Maharashtra can soothe your senses with pristine and serene beauty and apart from the sea and the beautiful beach, the woods of Mandwa Beach are also brimming with exotic varieties of wildflower, beautiful birds and also rare butterflies.
At a distance of 136km Mumbai is the nearest airport to Mandwa Beach while Panvel on the Konkan Railway is the nearest railway station at a distance of 85km. Tourists can also reach Mandwa Beach from Alibaug. Maharashtra state tourism buses play regularly between Mumbai and Alibaug.
As Rewas is the nearest port to Mandwa only at a distance of 6km from Kihim, regular ferry service from Mumbai is also available except during the rainy season. You can visit Mandwa both in summer and winter but it is better to be avoided during monsoon due to heavy precipitation.