Amidst scintillating, natural beauty of gushing sea and immaculate white sand lies the beach named Nagaon. Located on the shores of the Arabian Sea, in the North Konkan region of Maharashtra India, the beach is also commonly known as Mini-Goa. The beach is a perfect picnic spot for weekend refreshment.
It has gained huge popularity and has steadily attracted a high number of travelers over the past few years because of its greenery, clean water, adventure sports, cottages, and tasty Konkani seafood. The beach is surrounded by a lovely lining of suru, coconut and betel trees, which provide a scenic view for sunset lovers.
If you are looking for a beach to relax, get away from the hectic city life and be on your own then you must visit this serene and beautiful beach. Enjoy a splendid retreat with family and friends at a gorgeous seashore.One can indulge
One can indulge into following activities
Sports & Activities
A series of exhilarating activities awaits adventure lovers in the celebrated stretch of Nagaon. The region is slowly transforming as a primary destination for all sports lover. Go for an adrenaline pumping activities with your thrill loving companions. There are bunch of adventure activities to try, like
• Jet skiing
• Dolphin Trips
• Light House Trips
• Para Motor Rides
• Speed Boats
• Banana and Bumpy rides
• Fort Trips
Horse and Camel Rides
With water sport, enjoy calm and windy horse and camel rides at the beach. Give your younger ones an opportunity to cherish the safe rides that create an everlasting childhood memories for them.
A fort situated in the sea at a distance of 1-2 km from the shores of Alibaug. This fort is just 10 kms away from Nagaon and can be easily reached by boats.
A calm and quiet beach frequented only by the locals is merely 5 km from Alibaug. An interesting place for the tourists inclined towards local literature. Check out an old epigraph from 1012 AD.
The ancient shrine of Lord Dhiva, built in Hemadpant’ style of Architecture is another tourist attraction located just 8 km away from the beach.
A greatly revered shrine located on Alibaug-Revdanda Road, 14kms away from Alibaug city.
How to reach Nagaon Beach
The distance is approximately 114 km from Mumbai. One can reach Nagaon via Panvel – Pen (30 km away), which is on the Mumbai (78 km away). Travel on the Mumbai-Goa highway (NH-17), keep going straight till Wadkhal, instead of taking left fork that heads towards Goa.
The nearest railway station for Nagaon is at Pen. From Pen, rail routes are connected to Panvel towards Mumbai that has one of the biggest Indian Railways Network. Panvel is connected with all the major stations of Mumbai and hence, reaching Panvel is not at all time consuming or tiresome journey.
Mumbai Mandwa/ Rewas Ferry
Another enjoyment during vacation, travel to Nagaon By ferry from Mumbai. The nearest jetty is Mandwa from where the ferry services are available to Gateway of India, Mumbai. Another port in the locale is Rewas, from where a ferry service is available to Bhau cha Dhakka in Mumbai.