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Located 240km away from Mumbai solitude is exactly what kelshi has got to offer. One can laze around on the soft sands and be mesmerized by the beauty of the vast expanse of frothy white swirls. The coast is dotted by kevda groves, Cyprus, coconut trees and betel nut  plantations . it makes the beach […]


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Located 240km away from Mumbai solitude is exactly what kelshi has got to offer. One can laze around on the soft sands and be mesmerized by the beauty of the vast expanse of frothy white swirls. The coast is dotted by kevda groves, Cyprus, coconut trees and betel nut  plantations . it makes the beach perfect for a nice stroll along the coast.

 

Other places of interest in kelshi are the sacred Mahalakshmi temple,  Yakub Baba dargah and a naturally formed sand dune ( formed somewhere in the 15th century) known as Walucha Dongar in Marathi.

 

Food and shopping:

 

The coastal village offers spicy sea food besides North Indian and South Indian cuisines. The sea food cooked by the locals here is a must try. There is a local fish market at the beach where you will be surprised at the variety and the quantity of fish here and ofcourse the vendors also sell fancy tit-bits, items made out of sea shells, conches etc. at throwaway prices.

 

Accommodation:

 

Accommodation in Kelshi is found in the nearby villages where mid-range and a few well-equipped hotels are available. However the locals offer lodging at their homes at affordable prices.

 

The best time to visit Kelshi is winter and during the Mahalakshmi Yatra.

 

Reaching Kelshi:

 

Khed is the nearest railway station to Dapoli. From Dapoli private and state transport buses are available.

 

By road: one can reach Dapoli from Mumbai or Pune taking the national highway-17 via Mangaon. The distance is around 250km.

 

The nearest major international airport is Mumbai.

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