Devbagh Beach – Karnataka
Renowned for its pristine and tranquil environment and located at a distance of 3 km from Karwar is a beach called Devbagh Beach. This beach is known for its picturesque beauty and for providing magnificent views of the setting sun. Additionally, this beach is also known for providing a number of water sporting activities. Furthermore, there are several good beach resorts located around this beach.
How to Reach the Devbagh Beach?
- By train:
The nearest railway station is located in Karwar itself. The Karwar Railway Station is well connected via the Konkan Railway to major cities in the country such as Delhi, Mumbai, Cochin, and Ahmedabad etc.
- By road:
If you intend to drive to this beach the ideal starting points are Margao, Panjim, Vasco Da Gama, Hubli, and Mangalore.
- Via Margao:
There is one route available from Margao and it is via NH-66.
2. Via Panjim:
There are two routes available from Panjim and it is via NH-66 and via NH-748 and NH-66.
3. Via Vasco Da Gama:
There is one route available from Vasco Da Gama and it is via NH-66.
4. Via Hubli:
There is one route available from Hubli and it is via NH-66.
5. Via Mangalore:
There is one route available from Mangalore and it is via NH-66.
- By air:
The closest airport is located in Dabolim in Goa at a distance of 97 km. The Dabolim airport is well connected to major cities in the country as well as international destination.
Climate and the best time to visit the Devbagh Beach
The climate at this beach during the summer season which begins in March and ends in June is hot and humid with the temperature ranging from a maximum of 36 degree Celsius to a minimum of 30 degree Celsius. The rainfall received during the monsoon from July to October is “moderate”. The winter season on the other hand which begins in November and ends in February is extremely pleasant with the temperature ranging from a maximum of 29 degree Celsius to a minimum of 17 degree Celsius. So the ideal time to visit this beautiful beach is from November to February.
Things/activities to do
There are a couple of things/activities to do found around this beach worth exploring. They are as follows
- Water sporting activities:
There are a number of water sporting activities such as parasailing, snorkelling, banana boat rides, speed boat cruises etc that are available at this beach.
2. Beach Resorts:
There are a number of beach resorts such as the Devbagh Beach Resorts located in and around this beach that offer good holiday packages thereby making this pristine and serene beach an ideal tourist destination.