A small coastal town nestled in the Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra, Malvan forms a popular getaway for beach buffs and adventure junkies. The beach town is settled on the Konkan coast which is sprawled over the coastal regions of Maharashtra, Goa, and Karnataka. In addition to being the flourishing hub for adventure sports and beach activities, Malvan also serves as a confluence point of Arabian Sea and Karli river. With vast expanses of white sandy beaches, and rich aquatic life as its prime facets, the beauty of Malvan needs no introduction. The city also houses a coral beach named Tarkali where you can hop on a leisurely boat ride across the Karli River and admire the picturesque landscapes of Malvan. To soak in the panoramic backdrops of this coastal beauty, make your way to the iconic Rock Garden which awaits your presence with its tranquil sea breeze and meandering waves.  

If you are hunting for the best sightseeing attractions in Malvan, get ready to be spoiled for choices. The city is home to a plethora of beaches where you can slack off on the white sand, soak in the sunset views, or indulge in adrenaline-stirring water sports. From pristine beaches like Kolamb, Achara, and Malvan to adventure spots such as Tarkali, the list of attractions in Malvan goes on and on. If you are looking for some serene spots to laze around on your leisure vacation, don’t miss out on a visit to Chivla Beach, Tsunami Island and Rock Garden. For all the history buffs who wish to dive deeper into the ancient account of the city, Sinhagad Fort is an ideal relaxation spot. 

Malvan city appeals to both leisure travelers, as well as, adventure enthusiasts, thanks to its diverse topography that has got something for everyone. While attractions like Rock Garden give you respite from the maddening hustle and bustle of the city, the adventure sites of Tarkarli, Devbagh beach, and Tsunami Island awaits your presence with a wide range of adrenaline experiences. While here, feel free to go scuba diving at one of its beaches, pose like a star at the Bollywood Film City, and spend a day surrounded by marine species and corals. Don’t forget to amuse your taste buds with the delicious Malvani cuisines which include Jhinga Fry, Solkadhi, Ghavan, and Malvani Khaja.  

Being a coastal beauty, Malvan experiences somewhat hot and humid weather throughout the year. However, the monsoon and winter months are comparatively cooler and hence, come as a great respite for the travelers who want to explore around the town without getting beaten up by the scorching heat. If you are ready to bear with the sultry weather for the love of beaches, you can visit Malvan even during the summers.   
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20 December 2015
Gopaal Devar Malvan Water Sports
Malvan is such an awesome place with beautiful scenes all around. I Had visited the place with my friends during summers. It was really a great time for us, enjoyed those adventurous water activities and best part was scuba diving. That was the best experience of my life.
Ranish ismail Scuba Diving in Malvan
simply awesome
"it was an amazing experience. i really loved it "
19 April 2016
Chandani Mishra Tarkarli Scuba Diving
The entire vicinity was extremely rich with natural beauty. But the diving experience stole all the attention. There were a lot to see under water and once you are there, you will never feel to get back to the shores. But one thing, we should be careful about conserving the beauty of the marine life and stop water pollution. Or else we will end up losing this beauty.
01 May 2015
Inder Gandhi Malvan Water Sports
From the dive to the island visits, gossips beside the bonfire to the snorkelling experience; everything we did on this tour was so amusing. Had great times in Malvan. Even the other water activities were very enjoyable. Guides, instructors and diving experts were very friendly and taught us some of the techniques we hardly knew before. During our stay in Malvan, we were offered the best of hospitality and treatment; thanks to the entire team for such a wonderful trip.
"very good package.... worth for the money spent... enjoyed.... scuba was also very exciting as it was my first experience... I was thrilled..... i would recommand people to opt this package.... "
05 December 2020
Malvan is a place in Maharashtra which takes around 2.5 hours from Calangute, Goa. The bus has few pickup points from the major areas of Goa. The initial stop point was for breakfast. At Malvan, the scuba diving experience was wonderful (at least for beginners). The trainer made me comfortable with the water and made my dive a memorable one. good quality video of our dive was also provided. After that, we had water activities like jet ski, banana ride, bumper ride, and sleeping bumper. The maintenance of the beach was good enough. This tour will consume almost an entire day with traveling eating a lion's share. Booking through Thrillophilia was seamless.
11 November 2020
Khushboo Haresh Scuba Diving in Malvan
It was indeed great. Specially after COVID condition, I was scared to send my parents, but the instructors co-ordinated well and it was their first time to do any such activity and this package made the best memories of their goa visit.
08 February 2020
Bhargavi Sharma Scuba Diving in Malvan
We have a best adventurous trip in malvan. We tried scuba diving for first time and it was a crazy experience. We were 6 in total and guide we have is experienced and polite person. He guide us well, one of our mate was not confident but he built her confidence and we dive simultaneously. After completing the food they served Is very good and we had our best trip.
28 January 2020
I have done adventure activities earlier but this one was completely unique, we enjoyed this as our guide was patient and guided us well. It was safe and wonderful experience.

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