Alibaug is a coastal town surrounded by sea on three sides. It is a very popular weekend getaway holiday destination and has earned itself the name of ‘mini-Goa’. Alibaug has numerous beaches, and all the beaches are only a few minutes drives away from each other. Most of them are braced with the trails of coconut and the sparkling golden sands add up to their realm. Here’s are some Best Beaches in Alibaug.
Popular amongst locals as well as tourists a long stretch of shore. This is the main and most popular beach in Alibaug with the sight of Kulaba Fort providing the perfect view. A short boat ride from the beach will take you to the popular fort. The sand on this beach is coarse and black. While here, you can also visit the Ganpati Temple, which is almost 400 years old.
Located on the shores of the Arabian sea, Nagaon beach is 9 km away from the Alibaug’s city centre. And around a smooth ten minutes walk from Akshi Beach. Nagaon Beach is famous amongst tourists for its clean and uncluttered sands and surf. Nagaon Beach is renowned for its coconut and beetle nut plantations. The beach is also well known for various water sports.
This Beach, the cleanest beach in Alibaug has many beach resorts and cottages for people to relax and rejuvenate. Located just 3 km away from the city. The beach serves as a naval base for the Indian army and is also known for its variety of adventure sports. This is one of the amazing beaches in Alibaug to visit with family.
Located at a distance of 32 km from Alibaug, 20 km from Murud – Janjira Fort. Kashid Beach is a beautiful beach on the shores of the Arabian Sea at Kashid. Surrounded by Casuarina shrubs, the beach with its clear blue waters and sparkling sand is stunning in its natural beauty. It is a perfect escape, away from the hustle-bustle of the city. Kashid is also a popular destination for water sports.
At 19 km from Alibaug, Mandwa Beach is a scenic beach situated at Mandwa village in Raigad district. Regular ferries are available from the Gateway of India(Mumbai) to Mandwa jetty to reach the beach. Mandwa Beach is a water sports enthusiast’s dream destination. Mandwa is a stunning beach thronged by the number of tourists. The beach is isolated from the crowd and pollution.
About 30 km away from main Alibaug town, Kashid is a beach town on the gorgeous shores of the Arabian Sea. Kasim beach has an extensive coastline ideal for long walks or simply to sit and bask in the sun. One of the relatively quieter beaches in the area, it has shining silver sands and is lined with gorgeous palm trees
Kihim Beach– Best Beach near Alibaug
Unspoilt sandy beach in a village backed by palm trees known for its rich butterfly & bird life. Located just 12 kilometres from Alibaug, Kihim Beach is famous for dense coconut trees and pollution-free air. The beach is adorned with incredible white sand, with distinct types of shells scattered all over.
Located approximately 5 kilometre from the more dynamic and famous Alibaug Beach. Dotted with swaying palm and coconut trees, Akshi beach is one of the cleanest beach. The habitable weather attracts birds from various parts of the world.
The Korlai beach is settled alongside the town Korlai. This beautiful and calm beach is stretched across the white and dark sands. Set below an old fort & lighthouse, this secluded beach provides walking, fishing & sunset views
This Beach boasts of stunning views and placid surroundings. The beach of Rewas is mainly popular for the jetty services that are operated between the port and Mumbai.