Nagaon Beach – Maharashtra
In the north Konkan region there is a picturesque and pristine beach known as Nagaon Beach. This beautiful beach is located in the Raigad district at a distance of 9 km from Alibaug and 114 km from Mumbai. In addition, this beach which is approximately 3 km in length is renowned for its cleanliness and water sports activities. Furthermore, there are many cottages belonging to the locals that are offered on rent to interested tourists.
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How to reach the Nagaon Beach
- By train:
The nearest railway station to this beach is located in Pen at a distance of 30 km. The Pen Railway Station is well connected to Mumbai as well as Panvel.
- By road:
If you intend to drive to this beach the ideal starting points would be Pune, and Mumbai.
a. How to reach Nagaon Beach from Mumbai : The shortest route to reach Nagaon beach from Mumbai is via NH 66 as depicted in the map above. Alternatively, click on the Google Maps link here to view on Google Maps.
b. How to reach Nagaon Beach from Pune : There fastest route from Pune to Nagaon beach via Bengaluru – Mumbai Hwy/Mumbai Hwy/Mumbai – Pune Hwy/Mumbai – Pune Expy and the route map is depicted above. Alternatively, click on the Google Maps link here to view on Google Maps.
- By air:
The nearest airport is located in the suburb called Ville Parle. The ChhatrapatiShivaji International Airport is connected to major cities in the country as well as to international destinations.
- By water:
The fastest mode of transport is via water. There are daily catamaran services available from 06.00 am to 06.00 pm at the Gateway of India in Mumbai to this beach.
Climate and the best time to visit the Nagaon Beach
The climate at this beach during the summer season which begins in March and ends in July is extremely “hot” with the mercury rising to about 36 degree Celsius. The rainfall received during the monsoon season which begins in August and ends in October is extremely heavy. The winter season on the other hand which begins in November and ends in February is extremely pleasant with the mercury dropping to as low as 14 degree Celsius. So the ideal time to visit this beach is during the winter season from November to February.
Things/activities to do
There are a number of things/activities to do found around this beach worth exploring. They are as follows
- Water Sports:
There are a number of water sports such as parasailing, jet skiing, bumper tube rides, banana boat rides, and boat rides that are available at this beach worth exploring especially for those who are adventure junkies.
2. Horse and Camel rides:
Along with exciting water sports this beach also provides for enjoyable horse and camel rides.
3. Ideal Spot for Relaxation:
The picturesque and pristine beauty of this beach makes it an ideal spot for tourists to relax in presence of the “sun and sand”.
Accommodation – Hotels, Resorts and Home Stays in and around Nagaon Beach:
Click on the link here to check out the places to stay near Nagaon beach, Maharashtra on Google Maps.