Ganpatipule along the konkan cost, has one of the most spectacular beache to attract peace seekers, beach lovers and pilgrims. Swayambhu temple , place of Lord Gajanan is much frequented by thousands of devotees every year. Ganpatipule is rich in flora, including mangroves and coconut palms. The beach here is clean with fine silvery white sand and the view from the cliff at the end of the beach is really enchanting.
Built during the Bahamani rule, was conquered by Shivaji in 1660. The fort has a shape of a horseshoe, surrounded by the Arabian sea from three sides presents a splendid look. Ratnadurg fort offers a dazzling view of the sun going in the sea and the sweet sound of the pounding of waves against the rocks make a perfect symphony. Another specific attraction in the fort is the marvelous light house situated in the bastions of the fort.
Hidden in Sahyadris, Marleshwar is jst 75 kms from ganpatipule situated in lush green dense forest of ratnagiri. Well known for the cave Shiva temple, where devotees handle venomous snake, Marleshwar is visited by thousands of devotees every year to perform ablutions in the nearby bav river. The waterfall Dhareshwar is a beautiful attraction in monsoons at bav river for tourists.
Built in the year 1910, Thibaw palace is a lovely mansion famed as the exile for king and queen of Burma. Thibaw point at thibaw palace give a panoramic view of the entire city, nestled in the lap of the Arabian sea and presents a picturesque view of the dense village. Situated at the hem of the hill, thibaw point is a fast emerging entertainment hub for nature lovers and children which offer delightful sceneries of the virgin land. People gather here in large groups to see the stunning view of the sunset.