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Sightseeing near Sagar Darshan - Kihim

Kihim is one of the most popular beaches amongst the Alibaug beaches with a rocky stretch of beach towards its northern side and an endless fine sandy beach towards its southern end. Kihim is one of the few beaches in Alibaug where you can enjoy parasailing and water sports. With speed boats, water sooters and dolphin watching boat rides its for sure that you wouldn't have one dull moment in Kihim.

Kankeshwar

Situated atop 900 feet high hill this 54 feet high Shiva temple complex comprises of small temples of Paleshwar, Hanuman, Balram Krishna and Lord Shiva. Enroute the small trek upto the temple is the "Brahma Kund".

Kihim Lake

Situated on the border of Kihim village, surrounded by suru trees from all the three sides with a small old Shiva temple is a very peaceful place. Boating facility is also available in the lake which is very popular amongst kids.

Water Sports

All the major water rides are available at Kihim along with boating and parasailing on the beach. Water sports and parasailing is organized on weekends and holidays especially during the evenings

Kulaba Fort

Kulaba a sea fort, maintained by A.S.I less than a kilometer from the shores of Alibaug can be only accessed during low tide through a narrow strip of land. During high tides this strip goes under water. Fort is open all through the year.

    Other Attractions

  • Karmakar Museum

    Located 18 kms from Alibaug on the Alibaug-Rewas Road, is the Karmakar Museum where sculptors made by Late Mr. Nanasaheb Karmarkar are displayed in his own bunglow.

  • Korlai Fort

    An hour away from Kihim is the Korlai fort and lighthouse. Built by the Portugese Korlai fort offers magnificent views.

  • Revdanda Fort

    The ruins of the Revdanda Fort are a reminder of the Portuguese rule in India. A seven-story tower and the fortification walls are what remain of the original fort.

Beaches near Kihim

  • Kihim Beach
  • Alibaug Beach

    Alibaug beach is primarily a black sand beach and has a lot of rocky stretches giving it a romantic air especially during susets with the Kulaba fort looming in the horizon.

    Nagaon & Akshi Beach

    Akshi along with the Nagaon beach is about half an hour away from Kihim. A long stretch of beach lined with suru trees; Akshi, is the most secluded beach in Alibaug