Harihareshwar Tourism

Harihareshwar Tourism

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Neha Singh
  • Neha Singh
  • Lives in Pune
  • 11 Reviews

"Good for a weekend trip"

  • 5/7
  • Posted 2 months ago
Anybody who enjoys visiting old Temples and like beaches should visit. The pratikrama around the temple offers a great sea view. Behind the temple is rocky bed and gets filled with water on high tide. If you go on a high tide morning, you can....... More
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Deepika Tikoo
  • Deepika Tikoo
  • Lives in Pune
  • 4 Reviews

"Best place away from pollution"

  • 5/7
  • Posted 2 months ago
It was quite good experience.there are motor rides, banana dip and boats that take you to watch dolphins. This is a very nice beach with less crowd. And the sand is black. You can visit Shrivardhana beach and also Divgarh beach which are quite....... More
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Suyash Moghe
  • Suyash Moghe
  • Lives in Pune
  • 1 Review

"Good outing"

  • Posted 8 months ago
Good outing with relaxed mindset. Very close to beach.Great destination. Good places to watch nearby. Food, sight-seeing and shopping: Great sightseeing. Good food quality and variety of food available. Activities & things to do: -....... More
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Mansoor Yerunkar
  • Mansoor Yerunkar
  • Lives in Mumbai
  • 2 Reviews

"Do visit Hariharesahwar / Shriwardhan instead of rushing to Goa."

  • Posted 9 months ago
Our stay at Harihareshwar was memorable. We visited Shriwardhan, Borli Panchatan, Dighi, Bankot and Bagmandala and many other beautiful places. The entire area is a heaven. with this I wish, We would had had a good stay. If you have a vehicle....... More
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Sandeep Sahane
  • Sandeep Sahane
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  • Lives in Mumbai
  • 2 Reviews

"Evergreen place"

  • Posted 11 months ago
Harihareshwar is evergreen place, in the heart of nature and bounded with sahyadri's hills. I would love to visit again. Food, sight-seeing and shopping: Greengate resort, Temple and beaches. Activities & things to do: Great place to....... More
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Harihareshwar Info

  • State: Maharashtra
  • Famous for/as: Pilgrimage
About Harihareshwar Tourism 

Harihareshwar is a small town surrounded by hills and beaches along the Konkan border in the Raigad District of Maharashtra. It is situated where River Savitri merges with the Arabian Sea from the town of Harihareshwar. It is an ideal weekend getaway 300 km away from Mumbai. 

The history of Harihareshwar includes the period when the Peshwas of the Maratha kingdom ruled Harihareshwar. The town is considered a sacred place by Hindus as Devghar and the main temple is believed to be blessed by Vishnu. The destination is surrounded by four hills that are named after the deities including Bramhadri, Harihareshwar, Harshinachal and Pushpadri. It is mostly inhabited by Hindus. Festivals like Ganesh Chaturthi, Diwali and Maha Shivaratri are celebrated with great zeal here. 

Harihareshwar Temple is one of the most popular tourist attractions, which is built on an elevated spot between two small hills as well as Harihareshwar Beach, where tourists can also enjoy boating. Other attractions include Kalbhairav Temple, Somaja Devi Temple and Ganesh Gully. There are a number of small shops set up in along the street to the temple, where visitors can have different flavored sherbets and purchase various kinds of locally made jewellery. Travellers can visit Harihareshwar during the months of October and March when the weather conditions are pleasant and ideal to explore the destination. 

Flights, trains and buses are available to Harihareshwar. The closest airport to the destination is Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai. It is well connected to domestic and international cities. Besides, the town is situated close to Mangaon Railway Station, which is connected with Pune and Mumbai. Buses operated by state owned transport corporation are available from Pune and Mumbai to Harihareshwar.  
There are ample accommodation options in Harihareshwar. Tourists can opt for hotels ranging from budget to luxury and beach resorts along the south and north beach of Harihareshwar. 
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