Cabs and Rates
|AC Cabs||Per Kms Rates||D.A. Per Day|
|Indica/Ritz AC||Rs. 8.5/-||Rs.200/-|
|Indigo/Xcent AC||Rs. 9.5/-||Rs.200/-|
|Etios / Dzire AC||Rs. 10/-||Rs.200/-|
|Xylo AC||Rs. 11.5/-||Rs.200/-|
|Innova AC||Rs. 12.5/-||Rs.200/-|
Known for its temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha and its white sand beach, Ganpatipule is located in the Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra. There are two schools of thought as to how the town got its name. According to folklore, Lord Ganesha, offended by a remark left Gule, his original abode, and reached Pule. Another school of thought believes that the town got its name from the white sand (or Pule in Marathi) from which the idol of Ganesha was formed.
Today, the town has become a major pilgrimage center. Thousands of pilgrims visit the Swayambhu Ganpati temple, where the idol is self-manifested. The Ganesha temple in Ganpatipule is unique because it is one of the few temples in the country in which the presiding deity faces west. The 400- year-old temple is one of the prime tourist attractions of the town.
The Ganesha-shaped hill behind the temple also attracts a lot of devotees who circumambulate it. The top of the hill itself offers panoramic views of the beach up to Kotawade, Malgund, Varavade and Tivari port.
Ganpatipule beach is another attraction of the town and has one of the few white sand beaches in Maharashtra. The Ganpatipule beach is clean and the sea is also clear though swimming is not advisable because of the rocky stretches. It is an however ideal spot for sunbathing and the several water sport activities.
Best Places to visit in Ganapatipule
Ganpatipule is a small town located in the Ratnagiri district on the Konkan coast of Maharashtra, in the subcontinent of India. The town of Chiplun is located to its north. below are the main tourist attraction of Ganpatipule.
Ganapatipule Beach, Swayambhu Ganpati Temple, Jaigad Fort, Jaigad Lighthouse, Malgund, Pawas, Velneshwar, Water Sports, City Shopping.
Local foods in Ganpatipule
Modak, the favorite sweet of Lord Ganesha, is a must have delicacy when in Ganapatipule. Another thing that the area is known for are the ‘hapus’ mangoes and must be relished while here. Other than this one can indulge in the luscious Fish curry and the Kokam curry available at an array of food joints across the place. The other delicacies of Ganapatipule include Ambapali which are basically pancakes made of dried and crushed mangoes and Phanspoli which are dried and crushed jackfruit as well as the Sabudana Khichdi. Apart from these specialties, one can enjoy traditional Maharashtrian food in the area too.
Distance and Travel Time from Pune to Ganpatipule
Ganapatipule is located at a distance of 321 km from Pune. A small town situated in Maharashtra, Ganapatipule is well connected to Pune by road and train. However, the best way to reach Ganapatipule from Pune is by road, a journey of about 6? hours by car.
Top Hotels in Ganpatipule
Hotel Krishna Sea View Deluxe
Hotel Shree Sagar
Best Time to Visit
Winter are pleasant and hence the best season to visit Ganapatipule. The beach town experiences wholesome downpour and low temperatures during monsoons. Summer (March – June) The summer in Ganapatipule is quite hot and harsh. It commonly extends through the months of March, April, May, and June.
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