Harnai is a very peaceful and scenic beach located around 15 km from Dapoli. Apart from the wide beaches, Harnai has a lot to impress the tourists. There are many other famous tourist places near Dapoli Harnai that people can visit during their visit to Harnai. Harnai is a beautiful beach and being a nature rich place, it encourages tourists to visit all the surrounding places. So once relaxing at the beach, tourists can go for other attractions. Those who love a quiet beach and want to watch the sunset while relaxing on the sand should visit Harnai Beach which has become a major tourist destination. Harnai beach is long and beautiful which is very good for walking. Day by day this place is becoming a major tourist spot and this place is visited by many people from Pune and Mumbai on weekends. Harnai also has an old fort, built on different levels. To the south of Harnai Fort is Murud Beach, famous for its clean white sand and safe beaches. A visit to Panhale Kaji, a famous stone monument at a distance of 30 km from Harnai, will leave you completely mesmerized.
A walk on the vast expanse of golden sand of the rocky Harnai Beach offers an unforgettable experience. At low tide one can swim in its crystal clear waters. While you relax in the picturesque surroundings, you can enjoy the company of many migratory birds, which visit Harnai in large numbers every year. For an adrenaline thrill, indulge in some adventurous water sports or take an exciting early morning boat ride to spot dolphins. Heading towards the northern end of the beach, you can see the magnificent Suvarnadurg fort in the middle of the sea. Built by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, the historic Survarnadurg Fort and the nearby Kanakdurg Fort are must-visit places while you are in Harnai. In addition, one can also visit two beautiful 18th century temples in the village - Durga Devi Temple dedicated to Goddess Durga and Siddhivinayak Temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha. Harnai is also famous for its 'Bandar' or fishing port, where hundreds of fishing boats line the shore every day to fish in the deep sea, where fishermen come to auction fresh fish at very reasonable prices. If you love seafood, you will experience a wide variety of super-fresh and quality fish available in all varieties and you can even buy your own fish.
Harnai Beach Hotels and Resorts (Accommodation)
Harnai Beach has become a major tourist destination with its extended rocky coastline and clean black sand. This makes it the best weekend gateway for the residents of Mumbai and Pune, as it is within a radius of around 200 kms, so many people visit this place. The major attractions of this beautiful place are the Harnai beach and a very ancient 18th century temple of Durga Devi with huge pillars with elaborate carvings. There are some sightseeing spots near Harnai beach. Suvarnadurg Fort is a huge fort with an attractive architecture and spread over 8 acres, which is worth a visit. Anjarle Beach and Burundi Beach are other attractions which are very picturesque and pollution free places. Pahale Khazi is another place you must visit to see the scenery of the huge mountain rock cut and carved to make the fort. It is about 30 km from Harnai. Another major attraction is Vakali Unavare, hot springs with medicinal powers to cure living ailments.
Beach vacations seem boring without proper beach resorts and Harnai has a lot of places to visit which cannot be covered in a day so there is a wide range of hotels and resorts in Harnai. Hotels and Resorts in Harnai are equipped with all modern comforts. You can choose the locations that suit your needs. Most of those hotels are located on the seafront and offer spectacular views with amazing swaying palm trees that delight you. Shared proximity to the beach, these budget beach resorts offer contemporary services along with perfect relaxation and tranquil scenic surroundings. We suggest for you to stay in a resort which is close to the beach and you have a panoramic view of the sea from your room. We provides you with good quality rooms and all other comforts and good food. Click the button below for complete information.