The Kunkeshwar village is situated in the Devgad taluk of the Sindhudurg District of Maharashtra. This village is popular for an ancient Shiva temple, known as the Kunkeshwar temple. The temple was constructed almost a thousand years ago by the Yadava rulers.
The Kunkeshwar Beach is a popular tourist spot located closeby. This 5 km long beach is covered by coconut, palm and mango trees. Dolphins can be seen from the shores of this beach.
Another prime pilgrimage site in the region is the Gajbadevi temple, situated in the nearby port town of Devgad. The Devgad Beach, Devgad Fort and Vijaydurg Fort are some of the other sightseeing options in Kunkeshwar.