Tourist Attractions in Tarkali
Located at a distance of 7 km from Tarkarli, Sindhudurg Fort is positioned over a
rocky island. This fort was built by King Shivaji in 1664. The fort features an amazing
architecture, which is example of Deccan architectural style. Tourists can see temples
of Bhavanimata, Shambhu Mahadev, Jirimiri, Mahapurush and Shivajeshwar.
It is a beautiful stretch of soft white sand enjoying crystal clear azure water and Shuru
trees in its backdrop. The beach is a perfect place to hang-out and spend some
moments of relaxation. You can also enjoy here various beachside activities. The beach
is also a place for dolphin-watching.
It is the backwaters of River Karli, which is an awesome place enjoying colorful fishes,
clean waters and the green canopies will leave you spell bounded and mesmerized.
Things to buy in Tarkarli
Shopping in Tarkarli offers limited options. It is famous for its cashew nuts and cashew
bars. Tourist can get them from Zanytes factory outlets in Malwan market. You can also
buy Aam papad, Amba wadi, Kokam wadi and Karvande wadi on your Tarkarli trip.
Best Time to Visit Tarkarli
Tarkarli is pleasant all through the year with pleasing breeze blowing all through the
day. It enjoys a healthy climate with summers lasting between March & June and
temperatures up to 32° C. Winter season starts from November and remains up to
February and minimum temperature goes up to 20° C. Tarkarli receives heavy rain falls
in monsoon season. The best time to visit Tarkarli is from October to March. This is
perfect time for snorkeling and scuba diving.
How to Reach Tarkarli
Tarkarli is located in Konkan district of Maharashtra, which is an ideal destination for
spending time in solitude. Before booking Tarkarli tour packages, collect information
about what modes of transportation are the best to reach Tarkarli.
The nearest airport to Tarkarli is Dabolim Airport in Goa, which is located 81 km away
from here. The airport is connected with other parts of India through regular flights.
From the airport, taxis and buses are easily available from here to get you to Tarkarli.
The nearest railway station to Tarkarli is Kudal, 46 km away from Tarkarli. It is located
on the Konkan line and has regular trains from Pune, Mumbai and Goa.
Buses can be taken for Malvan, which is 6 km away from the town and is well-
connected by road to neighboring cities. From here, taxis are available to take you
to Tarkarli. The town is well-connected by roads from Mumbai, Pune and other close