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Time Required : 2-3 hrs

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Guhagar Beach, Chiplun Overview

Guhagar beach is of the longest beaches in the Konkan region that boasts of its clean and vast stretch of white sand. Guhagar is a city in the Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra in India, located at an hour's distance from Chiplun, an ancient city known for its mangoes and coconut. Guhagar beach is picnic spot visited by those who prefer peaceful beaches where they can quietly sit down and relax.

There is a large play area for the kids and has swings, slides and see-saws for children to enjoy. Many small stalls here also sell coconut water and fried snacks here. There are water sports facilities are also available at Guhagar Beach, and the beach is considered safe to swim. White-bellied sea-eagles soaring across the vast sky is also quite a familiar sight to behold here. 

The Guhagar Beach is the perfect place to get a first-hand experience of the local food and hospitality of the region by staying in the nearby villages that offer quaint homestays. A 4-kilometre long Enror Jetty that is located to the right.

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Local Food at Guhagar Beach

The Guhagar Beach, as well as the nearby areas, are well-renowned for their appetising traditional Konkani food as well as local versions of Punjabi and Chinese cuisines. While visiting the beach and surrounding areas, do not forget to sample 'thalipeeth', which is a savoury multigrain parantha unique to the region, as well as a glass of 'sol kadi', which is basically a chilled drink of kokum and coconut milk.
The local vendors at the beach also sell lip-smacking sevpuri, panipuri and other such items.

Best Time To Visit Guhagar Beach

The weather at the Guhagar Beach is warm throughout the year, but the maximum temperature can reach around 34 degrees Celcius from November to April. A visit to the beach in the monsoon season is recommended for those who look forward to solitude and green foliage at the beach.

Tips For Visiting Guhagar Beach

1. Since the beach does not have water sports and other such recreational facilities, visitors looking forward to an adrenaline rush at the beach might get disappointed.
2. Avoid visiting the beach immediately after the monsoon months of September and October, because the weather at that time is unusually humid.
3. Ensure that you do not litter on the beach and dump plastic wastes recklessly. Visit this destination for its peaceful and pristine surroundings.
4. Be careful of Jelly Fish

How To Reach Guhagar Beach

The Guhagar Beach is located in Chiplun, just within 200 metres from the Guhagar S.T. Depot, towards the western side. Maharashtra government public buses (MSRTC buses) and Volvo buses frequently shuttle between Chiplun and nearby cities. Private buses and taxis are also easily available for commutation.

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