Weekend Trip to Tarkarli, Maharashtra
Summer 23 to 37°C
Winter 17 to 30°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Mumbai: 537 kilometers / 9 h
From Pune: 391 kilometers / 6 h ,48 m
Best Time To Visit
For visitors, looking for a travel destination synonymous with peacefulness, tranquility and seclusion, Tarkarli is the place to visit. Tarkarli is an amazing getaway from Mumbai and Pune. Apart from family vacationers and small groups of friends, the place also provides amazing vacation for couples. The beaches here have natural setting that makes them an ideal place to visit and enjoy romanticism. There also are forts and beautiful temples that add to the architectural richness.
How to Reach Tarkarli
Kudal is the nearest railway station that connects Tarkarli with Mumbai through an extensive railway network. At the railway station there is local transportation system is available to easily move in and around the city.
Dabolim Airport (Goa) is the nearest airport to reach Tarkarli. At the airport, there are private cabs and taxis available for hire to easily move in around the town.
From Mumbai, there is proper road connectivity available to easily reach Tarkarli. Apart from self-owned vehicle, one can hire private taxis and cabs in Mumbai. There also are private operated buses on the route.
The best ad simplest way to reach Tarkarli from Pune is road. The AH 47/NH 4 connects the two destinations. Apart from self-driven vehicle one can avail private taxis and cabs for hire. There are private bus services also functional on the route.
Tourist Attractions in Tarkarli
People looking for a quiet and secluded destination to enjoy picnics with family, friends and a special someone. Cystal clear water and long stretch of white sand win the hearts of visitors. The lake covers an area of about 10 acres and thus, serves as a great spot to enjoy different water sports. There also are various entertainment and eateries optional available at the lake. The natural setting of the lake also makes it an ideal getaway for couples to enjoy quality time with each other.
Karli Backwaters is one of the most scenic destinations in Maharashtra. The setting of the nature is at its best and thus, ensures an ideal place for couples to enjoy. Thus, to make the best of the visit, do not miss to enjoy the cruise ride in the calm and quiet backwaters.
Tarkarli Beach is one of the popular attractions in Tarkarli. The beach is also a popular romantic getaway for couples to spend quality time with each other. Moreover, the beach is also popular for the female turtles. The beach is praised for its long stretch of white sand and crustal clear water.
Shree Shivchhatrapati Temple
Shree Shivchhatrapati Temple is a beautiful temple dedicated to the Maratha King Chhattrapati Shivaji by his son in 1695. The temple features the idol of the king in Yogic Veerasan pose. The architecture and intricate work details are also the major attribute that make the temple a must visit attraction.