Explore Alibag

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Kihim Beach

800 m from Sanidhya Resort
It is situated 12 km off Alibag to the north. Along Alibag – Rewas Road, you turn left at Chondhi to reach Kihim, a favourite tourist destination. A long stretch of white sand dotted by beautiful farmhouses, clean sea water, and thick vegetation all along the shore make it a loved retreat. In the laid-back, quiet village.

Kankeshwar Mandir

6.7 km km from Sanidhya Resort
Popular as Shiva temple, at a distance of about 13 km from Alibag is the Kanakeshwar Devasthan Temple, located on a hill at an altitude of 900 feet. This ancient temple was built by Raja Ramdeorai Yadav. The height of the Shiv temple is 54 ft. The front gate has Lion sculpture on both sides with traditional lamp-pillars (deepmaal) in front. The 4 ft. long 'Pindi' of Lord Shiv is Silver plated.

Awas Beach

9.2 km from Sanidhya Resort
Located a little on the outskirts of Alibag, Awas Beach is a beautiful stretch of golden sands lined with casuarina and suru trees. The beach rarely has visitors which means it is ideal for romantic getaways or to spend quality time in solitude. Here, you will find cleaner shores, quieter aesthetics and an overall gorgeous view!

Sasawane Beach

11 km from Sanidhya Resort
Along the same Alibag – Rewas road, 14 kms off Alibag, you turn left at Awas to reach Sasawane, which is 6 km from the main road. The unique feature is that the Mumbai shore is just opposite! At night the illuminated Mumbai shoreline is a thing to watch! Just like Kihim, private lodging and boarding facility is easily available. Another attraction is the bungalow of famous sculptor Late Mr. Karmarkar, where his exquisite originals are on display.

Varsoli Beach

10 Km away from Sanidhya Resort!
Located just 3 km away from the city, Varsoli beach serves as a naval base for Indian army and is also known for its variety of adventure sports. From the adventurous ride on the banana boat to the amazing experience of soaring high while parasailing, jet ski and motorbike ride you can enjoy a variety of adventure sports. Being situated away from the main touristic beaches of Alibag, the cost of adventure sports is comparatively cheaper.

Alibag Beach

12 Km away from Sanidhya Resort!
Located along the coast of the Arabian Sea, the Alibag Beach is a picturesque stretch of sand situated in Maharashtra. It is the main beach in the town which is quite a popular. The beach is reasonably clean, free from noise and air pollution, which make it a favourite tourist site. There are several tourism places in and around the beach which are often visited by tourists. These include the beautiful Kolaba Fort and Magnetic Observatory.

Kolaba Fort

12 Km away from Sanidhya Resort!
Situated amidst the Sea and surrounded by Arabian Sea, Kolaba Fort is one of the most top tourist attractions in Alibag. It is a 300- year old fort which was a naval station during the regime of Shivaji Maharaj. One can reach here just by just 10 min walk during the low tide, but during high tide boat must be hired!

Alibag Magnetic Observatory

12 Km away from Sanidhya Resort!
Established in 1904, this observatory is the only one of its kind in Asia and one of 13 in the whole world, with whom data is exchanged every 12 minutes. The British period building that houses rare valuable instruments like a magnetograph is built only in stone, with no steel used. The observatory records magnetic movement in the earth's' crust and also magnetic storms caused by solar storms.

Tomb of Kanhoji Angre

12 km from Sanidhya Resort
Just five-minute walk from Alibag ST stand, on way to market, is this tomb. The structure has 8 faces and the pillars are exquisitely sculpted. Though in dilapidated state today, it stands in sacred memory of the great Maratha Admiral Konhoji Angre.

Tinvira Dam

12 km from Sanidhya Resort
On the Mumbai-Alibag road On the Mumbai-Alibag road, lies Tinvira Dam which is must stop destination for all the tourists who are on their way to Alibag. Rainy season is the best time to visit!

Nagaon Beach

18 km from Sanidhya Resort
Nagaon Beach is a beautiful beach situated 7 km from Alibag on Alibag-Revdanda route in the Raigad District of Maharashtra. The three-kilometer-long coastline hosts many adventure activities like Jet Ski, ATV Rides, Banana Ride, and Bumpy Ride

Akshi Beach

16.9 Km from Sanidhya Resort!
Akshi is an evergreen village. Just 5 Km from Alibag, generally not crowded, one can travel by Alibag-Revdanda bus, eight sitter auto rickshaw or private vehicles to Akshi. It takes approx.15 min. All houses in the village are built in the deep shadow of coconut, betel-nut trees.

Rameshwar Mandir

25 km from Sanidhya Resort
This ancient shrine of Shiv looks like built in 'Hemadpant' style of Architecture, though, when it was built is not known. Angre history references say that it was renovated many times. The structure comprises of prayer hall (sabhamandap), sanctum sanctorum and 7.62 meter high summit shaped dome. In front of the prayer hall, there are three tanks (kund) namely Parjanya Kund, Agni kund and Vayoo kund.

Birla Mandir

31 km from Sanidhya Resort
20 kms from Alibag, across Revdanda Bridge, to the left is this beautiful temple within the Vikram Ispat premises. The towering dome in exquisite white granite is visible from a long distance. Situated on a small hillock, you can walk up to the temple over wellpaved stairs. The temple has idols of Shree Radha-Krishnna, Shree Shiv-Parvati, Goddess Druga and Lord Surya. Entry into the temple premises is open from 6am to 11.30am and 4.30pm to 9.pm only.

Murud Janjira

63 km from Sanidhya Resort
Murud Janjira Fort is a mighty fortification located on an island off of the coastal village of Murud, 55 km from Alibag in Maharashtra. Entry to the fort is free of cost. However, you will need to buy tickets for the boat ride and pay for the parking, if there is a vehicle. This fort is a must visit if you are travelling along the Konkan coast in Maharashtra.