Top 5 Beaches Around Thane
It is a ‘clean and green’ environment that Thane is renowned for. In addition, there are also a number of popular weekend getaways (beaches and hill stations) located in close proximity to this city. With regards to beaches there are quite few situated around this ‘City of Lakes’ which are truly worth visiting. Let’s then discuss some popular ones situated around this densely populated city.
1. Shriwardhan Harihareshwar:
Shriwardhan Harihareshwar Beach Map
This beach located in the Konkan region is known for its ‘quaint and serene’ atmosphere. It is also popular for a number of restaurants that serve up some delicious seafood delicacies such as crabs, lobsters etc. Furthermore, due to its tranquil environment, this beach proves to be an ideal spot for activities such as sun bathing, beach walking, yoga, and meditation. In addition, the soft sand and gentle breeze available over here makes it an ideal weekend getaway for those living in Thane.
Kashid Beach Map
It is for a beautiful landscape which includes ‘soft golden sand’, that this beach located at a distance of 30 km from Alibaug is known for. Furthermore, this beach also provides for adrenaline pumping watersport activities. This beach situated in between Mumbai and Pune is also an ideal spot to relax in the presence of tranquility, and thereby serves as an ideal weekend getaway for those living in Thane.
Ganpatipule Beach Map
‘Scenic’ is a word that best describe this beach located in the Ratnagiri district. It is surrounded by sparkling blue sea water, swaying palms, mangroves, and clean air. Furthermore, it is considered to be one of the ‘best beaches in Maharashtra’. In addition, a Lord Ganesh temple known as ‘Swayambhu’ situated in close proximity to this beach is extremely popular and attracts a large number of devotees annually. It is therefore the ‘tranquil and pristine’ atmosphere surrounding this beach which makes it an ideal weekend getaway for people in Thane.
Bordi Beach Map
This is a beach situated at a distance of 145 km from Mumbai city, and is famous for ‘chickoo’ orchards. It is renowned for activities such as gliding, trekking, kite flying etc. In close proximity to this beach lies a cave known as Bahrot, which is a pilgrimage site of the Zoroastrian community. Above all though, it is this pristine environment surrounding this beach makes it an ideal weekend getaway from Thane.
Gorai Beach Map
It is for magnificent views of ‘sunrise and sunset’ that this picturesque beach is renowned for. Furthermore, it is also famous for being host to vibrant night parties. In addition, to its natural beauty it is also known for a number of restaurants located in close proximity. It is therefore a pristine and tranquil atmosphere which makes this beach an ideal weekend getaway for people living in Thane.