One of the eight talukas of the Sindhudurg district Malvan is a holiday destination that holds something for every soul! Be it a relaxed vacation by the beach or an action packed thrilling holiday, Malvan has something of everything to keep you excited during your holidays in Malvan not to forget the famous mouth watering Malvani cuisines for the ones looking forward to enjoying authentic konkani food!
Malvan with its beautiful beaches, serene backwaters, historic forts and exciting adventure avenues is truely a dream holiday destination. The backwaters in Malvan is an ideal site for water sports and today Malvan is the most sought after destination for water sports in Maharashtra. Malvan is also the rare places where one can enjoy S.C.U.B.A Diving and snorkeling in Maharashtra.
Though there are over a dozen temples scattered around, Malvan is not a temple town unlike most of the other beach destinations in Konkan, however there is lots to see and do in Malvan. A boat ride in the Karli backwaters and snorkeling & SCUBA diving in Malvan are two things that you can't miss out on. Dolphin watch rides are also very popular here and if you dont sight a dolphin here in Malvan, lets face it you probably are not destined to spot one!!
Things to Do in Malvan
There are many things that one can do in Malvan
Visit Sindhudurg Fort
SCUBA Dive & Snorkel
Water Sports in Devbaug
Dolphin Watch Boat Rides
Enjoy Malvani Cuisines
Best Season to Visit Malvan
Although the tourist season in Malvan extends from Oct (end) - (mid) May the best time to visit Malvan when it would be at its exciting best is Nov - Feb during the winters.
S.C.U.B.A & Snorkeling in Malvan
Malvan is one of the rare places in Maharashtra where you can indulge in S.C.U.B.A Diving and snorkeling. There are a few sites in and around Malvan identified as sites for snorkeling like the Sindhudurg fort, Devbag sangam and Vengurla rocks.