If you are looking for a peaceful vacation away from the crowds in Konkan, Look no More
Gananayak resort is a small resort with six rooms, 3 in a cottage and the rest in the main building all of which are A/C rooms in the beautiful locales of Devbag near the beaches of Tarkarli. Gananayak resort also has an inhouse facility for SCUBA diving.
Accommodation at Gananayak resort is arranged in its cottage with three double bed rooms and in the main building with spacious air conditioned rooms in its ground and first floor..
Gananayak serves delicious home made veg and non veg food prepared in the delicious malvani culinary style. Sea food is the specialty of Gananayak resort.
Gananayak resort has an inhouse SCUBA divig facility and it organizes SCUBA diving in Tarkarli under a kilometer from the resort and also arranges for water sports.
At just a minutes walk away from the pristine beach of Devbag and very near the Devbag sangam Gananayak Resort is the ideal family resort to arrange your stay near Tarkarli beach to enjoy a peaceful vacation away from the crowds in the lap of nature in this beautiful piece of land akin to a little paradise!
Gananayak Resort has all the amenities in place to ensure a peaceful vacation in Malvan. All the rooms have attached wash rooms and are airconditioned. At Gananayak Resort you can enjoy delicious Malvani cuisines, we serve hygenic home made Veg and Non Veg food prepared with care so that you can enjoy the authentic taste of Malvani food!!
Gananayak resort has an inhouse facility for SCUBA diving which is organized in Tarkarli SCUBA diving point. The event is a joyride under water and even non swimmers can enjoy a peek under water. A trained instructor would accompany you through out the time and guide you under water. A dive under water is typically for 20 minutes.
Gananayak resort also arranges water sports in Tsunami island which is hardly five minutes drive from the resort. All the exciting water rides like jet ski, bumper ride, banana ride and even parasailing in the sea is available at Devbaug sangam to make a thrilling holiday for you!
Be it a relaxed holiday that you are looking forward to or an action packed holiday Devbag has everything that you are looking for. A tranquil blue sea and a beautiful beach, a spectacular backwater and river, dolphin watching rides and if that wasnt enough SCUBA diving to explore the underwater marine life!!
Devbaug, which literally translates to 'Gods Garden' truely lives upto its name. A beautiful piece of land jutting out of the mainland with the Karli back waters on one side and Arabian sea on the other Devbaug is amongst the prettiest area in this region near Tarkarli. Devbaug Sangam is the major attraction of Devbaug where the Karli backwaters meets the Arabian sea.
Be it the famous Malvani food, the backwaters or the pristine white sand beaches, there are many aspects to Malvan which are unique to this region making Malvan the ideal holiday destination for the beach buffs. The famous Sindhudurg fort is a major attraction in Malvan. The main attraction of Malvan is the sea fort of Shivaji - The Sindhudurg fort which can be visited in a boat from the Malvan pier.
Boating and dolphin watch rides are very popular activities during a Tarkarli holidays. The boating operators have a few fixed routes and sightseeing points like Bhogwe beach Nivati rocks etc during boating from Tarkarli. Please note that these places like the Nivati fort, Bhogwe beach etc will only be shown from the boat and getting down at these spots is not allowed
Located in the Malvan tehsil of Sindhudurg district Devbaug is amongst the southernmost tourist destinations in Maharashtra. Sindhudurg and kudal are the nearest railway stations near Devbaug and is a convenient way to travel to Tarkarli.
To reach Tarkarli from Mumbai by road you can either take the NH 17 which is shorter or you could take the Pune express route which is about 50 kms longer however would take atleast an hour less to reach Tarkari due to the roads.
Train is the most convenient mode of transport between Mumbai and Devbaug. There are numerous trains connecting Devbaug to Mumbai which would start in the night and get you to Devbaug by morning!, Kudal is the nearest station from Devbaug
By road the best route is via Kolhapur. From Kolhapur you may either take Radhanagari route or the Gaganbawda route. If you are planning to visit only Tarkarli its better to take Gaganbawda route considering the road condition.
If you want to take public transport there are two 'Shiv Shahi' buses which ply between Pune and Malvan everyday the ticket cost of which is rs 850. The bus starts from Nigadi and passes through Swargate. (12 hrs traveltime)
Devbaug, near Tarkarli, Malvan.