(Last Updated on : 19/11/2014)
Vijaydurg beach is one of the beautiful and secluded beaches situated in the Maharashtra state of India
. It is located near Konkan region. It is situated close to Sindhudurg district
city and Shrikrishna Nagar. Vijaydurg beach is known for its scenic natural beauty as it is surrounded by lots of greeneries. It has long, pristine and secluded seashore. It enjoys temperate climate with gentle cold winters and pleasant cool summers. It inhabits many admirable points for tourists and nature lovers. This beach is also known for its outdoor fun deeds. Owing to all these factors, Vijaydurg beach has established itself as one of the best tourist destination points.
Attractions of Vijaydurg Beach
It is home to a number of attractive points which lure tourists from varied distant places. It shelters an ancient fort
known as Vijaydurg fort. It was built by Raja Bhoj
in 1205. This historical heritage is an ideal site for the History
lovers. People visiting the fort can have a glimpse of the Rameshwar temple
which is nestled inside the fort.
The beach is also an ideal place for the nature admirers as they can spend their moments by exploring some aquatic mammals and species. They can also enjoy bird watching as several migratory birds
flock to this beach and even many turtles lay their eggs here.
Adventure Sports at Vijaydurg Beach
Vijaydurg beach has got a fair number of recreational activities to offer to its visitors. Tourists exploring the beach can indulge in recreational and adventure activities like swimming
, scuba diving, water surfing, skiing
and parasailing. Visitors can also relax and enjoy sunbathing at this beach. Furthermore, it offers amazing sunset and sunrise views. The green plantations and coconut trees
add more beauty to the beach. In the evening, one can relax and also enjoy the soothing experience.
Connectivity of Vijaydurg Beach
The nearest airport
is located at Mumbai
city and the closest railway
stations are situated at Malvan
region. From these places, one can avail cab, taxi or jeep transportation facility to reach Vijaydurg beach. People can also use the roadway as it is well connected by many roads that travel from various cities and districts.