Ahmedpur Mandvi Beach – Gujarat
Located in the Junagadh district at a distance of 370 km from Ahmedabad is a scenic beach called Ahmedpur Mandvi Beach. This beach is situated in close proximity to Diu in Ahmedpur Mandvi. It is renowned for its pristine atmosphere and is considered to be among the finest beaches in India. In addition, it is also known for its beautiful white sand and crystal clear sea water. Furthermore, this beach is also known to possess a number of water sports activities.
How to Reach Ahmedpur Mandvi Beach?
Ahmedpur Mandvi Beach Map
- By train:
The nearest railway station to the beach (since Diu does not possess its own station) is located in Veraval. The Veraval Railway Station is well connected to major stations such as Rajkot, Ahmedabad etc.
- By road:
If you intend to travel to this beach via road then there are three ideal starting points and they are Junagadh, Bhavnagar, and Rajkot.
- Via Junagadh:
There exists three routes from Junagadh, and they include via NH-51, via SH-26 and NH-51, and via GJ SH-96.
2. Via Bhavnagar:
There exists three routes from Bhavnagar, and they include via NH-51, via GJ SH-21 and NH-51, and NH-51 and NH-351.
3. Via Rajkot:
There exists three routes from Rajkot, and they include via GJ SH 104, via GJ SH 90, and via Bhavnagar-Rajkot Road.
- By air:
The nearest airport is located in Keshod at a distance of 145 km. The Keshod Airport is well connected to cities such as Mumbai.
Climate and best time to visit Ahmedpur Mandvi Beach
The temperature during summers in Diu which begins in March and ends in July ranges from 30 to 38 degree Celsius. The monsoons are usually heavy and arrive in August and depart in October while, the winter that begins in November and ends in February is usually extremely cold with the mercury dropping to as low as 12 degree Celsius. The best time to visit this wonderful beach being the summer months of March to July since it is the ideal time to enjoy outdoor activities such as water sports.
Things to do at Ahmedpur Mandvi Beach
There are a number of things/activities to do found in and around this beach that is worth exploring. They are as follows
- Water sports activities:
There are a number of water sports available at this beach that includes activities such as skiing, parasailing, and water scooting. In addition, speed boat tours are also available at this beach.
2. Textile shops:
There are a number of textile shops that are available in and around this beach provide for good quality textile products, and hence this beach is also ideal for genuine shopaholics.