(Last Updated on : 07/11/2014)
Bankot Beach is located in Bankot
a census town in Maharashtra
. Bankot was made as a part of Bombay Presidency
Bankot has a most famous structure known as Bankot Fort. This fort was the first residency of British East Indian Company
in Southern Konkan region. Every year many tourists plan for this town in order to explore its ancient monuments. With all, Bankot offers the tourists to spend the wonderful times.
Tourism in Bankot Beach
Bankot beach, situated in the coastal region of Maharashtra is famous for a wide number of nearby attraction sites. The age old Bankot fort is one of the primary tourists attractions. This fort was ruled by Adil Shah
and later on it was captured by Portuguese traders. Furthermore, visitors visiting Bankot beach will even see that this fort is decorated with many intricate designs. In front gate of this fort various musicians can be seen performing.
Bankot beach has clean and unpolluted water offering numerous water sport recreational activities to its visitors. Swimming and sunbathing are commonly enjoyed by many arrivals. Even visitors can enjoy bird watching as numerous migratory birds fly to this beach. Additionally Bankot beach will be enjoyed more by nature admirers as this beach is surrounded by calm and serene atmosphere. In addition, people can enjoy more at the seaside shores during morning and evening walks. Also, the sun set is the most awaited views that people love to see and admire.
Bankot Beach in Maharashtra is easily accessible through railways, roadways and airways. The beach is well known for its astonishing and stunning sightseeing. This beach is visited more by those arrivals who want to chill out and relax during their vacations. Even a family outing can also be planned at Bankot beach.
It is very easy to reach Bankot beach as the nearest railway station situated is Karanjadi. It is 59 kilometres far and Mangaon is 87 kilometres, and Veer station is 67 kilometres away. Also, the tourists can avail buses and private cars from Pune
Airport. Lohagaon is 139 kilometres far and Kolhapur
airport is 240 kilometres away, and Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji
International Airport is situated at a distance of 180 kilometres.