Tourist Places in Ratnagiri

Places to Visit in Ratnagiri

Ratnagiri - #28 of 130 in Maharashtra |
Ratnagiri Average Rating - 5.6/7 1 based on 515 Ratings

Ratnagiri is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Ratnagiri is, however, mostly preferred by Group, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Ratnagiri are February, March, October, November, December. There are 33 tourist places in Ratnagiri, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Ratnagiri can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Ratnagiri for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Ratnagiri Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Ratnagiri, browse through photos & pictures, explore Ratnagiri using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Ratnagiri, which are great places to visit, are Pawas, Jaigad Fort, Karhateshwar Temple, Ratnadurg Fort, Aare Beach. Ratnagiri can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Ratnagiri Tourist Places



  • Type: Beach
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Ganapatipule Beach, Ratnagiri
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Ganapatipule Beach, located in Ratnagiri District of Maharashtra, lies at a distance of about 55 km from Ratnagiri Town. The Ganpatipule Beach is noted for its rocky terrain, clean sand and refreshing natural ambience. Read More »
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Marleshwar Temple, Ratnagiri
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Marleshwar Temple is a cave temple surrounded by the scenic Sahyadri mountain ranges. It is located at Maral village near Sangameshwar in Ratnagiri district.This temple perched atop a hill is dedicated to Lord Shiva and one has to climb some 400 steps to reach the summit. A... Read More »
"Has a natural beauty"Jul 14, 2015 "Untouched beauty"Apr 7, 2015
  • Type: Fort
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Ratnadurg Fort, Ratnagiri
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Ratnadurg Fort is located in the town of Ratnagiri in Ratnagiri District of Maharashtra. Built by the Bahamanis in the 16th century, this fort later became the property of the Adil Shahis. The fort, situated at a distance of 4 km from the town center, is one of the chief... Read More »
"Overlooking the sea"2 weeks ago "Sunset at Ratnadurg Fort"Jan 4, 2016
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Guhagar Beach, Ratnagiri
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2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Guhagar is a picturesque town located at Ratnagiri in Maharashtra, bounded by the Arabian Sea on the west and Sahyadri hills to its east. The place is well known for its long and white sandy beaches.The sea is shallow here and the water current is not so strong here making it... Read More »
"A hidden gem"Nov 29, 2015 "Do not expect too much"Oct 24, 2013
  • Type: Light House
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Ratnagiri Lighthouse, Ratnagiri
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Ratnagiri Lighthouse is situated in the Ratnagiri Fort, 11 km from Ratnagiri. Ratnagiri Fort, also known as Ratnadurg Fort, was built during the Bahamani rule. The fort had changed a lot of hands and was rebuilt on various occasions, but is now in ruins.Ratnagiri Lighthouse... Read More »
  • Type: Temple
Shri Devi Bhagwati Mandir, Ratnagiri
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Shri Devi Bhagwati Mandir is located inside the Ratnadurg Fort in Ratnagiri District of Maharashtra. The presiding deity of this temple is Goddess Durga, who is also the patron goddess of Ratnadurg Fort. This temple is also noteworthy for its traditional architectural style.... Read More »
"Excellent Temple."Sep 20, 2013
  • Type: Beach
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Aare Beach, Ratnagiri
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Aare Beach is one of the lesser known beaches of Ratnagiri, located at a distance of 15 km from Ratnagiri Town, towards Ganapatipule via Nevare Village. It is mostly an untouched beach, one of the few in Maharashtra and is about 3 km long. Read More »
  • Type: Beach
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Anjarle Beach, Ratnagiri
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Anjarle Beach, a beautiful and unspoilt white sand beach, is located in Ratnagiri District.Anjarle Beach is an idyllic place for the whole family to enjoy swimming. For the adventurous, water sports like para-sailing, snorkelling and wind surfing are available. You could also... Read More »
  • Type: Fort
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Jaigad Fort, Ratnagiri
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Jaigad Fort is a sea fort, located in the Jaigad Village in Ratnagiri District of Maharashtra, on the southern side of the Creek of Jaigad and at a distance of around 56 km from Ratnagiri Town. Jaigad Fort, built in the 17th century, is closely associated with the history... Read More »
"Worst place to visit"Jan 4, 2016
Karhateshwar Temple, Ratnagiri
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Karhateshwar temple is situated near the seashore of Jaigad. Surrounded by greenery and unspoilt nature, this ancient temple draws a lot of visitors to it.Placed at a distance of 40 km from Ratnagiri, the Karhateshwar temple is made of wood. The surrounding scenery and the... Read More »
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Pawas, Ratnagiri
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7.0 / 7 1
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Pawas is located in the Ratnagiri District of Maharashtra, at a distance of about 20 km from Ratnagiri Town. Pawas is a serene place known for its natural beauty. Pawas came into the limelight after it was chosen by Swami Swaroopanad for his ashram.  Read More »
"Awesome Pawas"3 months ago
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Zhari Vinayak Temple, Ratnagiri
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View Point, Ratnagiri
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Bhatye Beach, Ratnagiri
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Bhatye Beach, situated on the Konkan coast of Maharashtra, lies at a distance of about 4 km from Ratnagiri Town. Bhatye Beach, bordered by the hilly extensions of the Sahyadri Range on one of its sides, is popular among water sports enthusiasts. Read More »
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Mandavi Beach, Ratnagiri
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Mandavi Beach is located in the vicinity of Ratnagiri Town of Maharashtra. This beach, which extends up to Rajiwada Port, is bordered by Ratnadurg Fort to its west and the Arabian Sea to its south. Mandavi Beach is known for its black sand and hence, the beach is often... Read More »
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Purnagad Fort, Ratnagiri
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Swayambhu Ganpati Temple, Ratnagiri
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Swayambhu Ganpati Temple is located at Ganpatipule in Ratnagiri District of Maharashtra. This temple, also known as Ganpatipule Temple, is about 4000 years old. The idol of the presiding deity of this temple, Lord Ganapathy, is a swayambhu(self created/manifested), which... Read More »
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Kunkeshwar Beach, Ratnagiri
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Kunkeshwar Beach near Sindhudurg is one of the safest beaches in Konkan. This 5 km stretch of sloping sand dunes bordered by coconut and mango trees attracts many tourists from across the country.... Read More »
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Gateway of Ratnagiri, Ratnagiri
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The Gateway of Ratnagiri is located at the Ratnagiri Jetty, on the Mandavi Beach in Ratnagiri District of Maharashtra. This structure with a sloping roof, is found at the head of the bay, overlooking the Arabian Sea. The gateway of Ratnagiri is adjoined to a wall that has... Read More »
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Thibaw Palace, Ratnagiri
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Thibaw Palace is located in Ganapatipule of Ratnagiri District of Maharashtra, at a distance of 23 km from Ratnagiri Town. Thibaw Palace was built by the British during 1910 – 1911, for the king and queen of Burma (Myanmar) who were in exile. The Thibaw Palace was... Read More »

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