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Things to do in Ganpatipule

Ganpatipule is the perfect place for a relaxed holiday. If you are looking for things to do in Ganpatipule, the obvious would be chill and relax on the beautiful beaches, feel the spray of the water on your face, watch the beautiful sunsets and have a moonlight picnic on the silvery sands. If you are the adventurous kind, then spend some time soaring up paragliding into the blue skies above. Explore the little hamlets in the vicinity and if time permits and it is mango season, do make a trip to nearby Ratnagiri to buy the most delicious mangoes on earth: Alphonso.

As you can see at Ganapatipule you will find many things to do or is you are so predisposed – do nothing at all!

Sightseeing in Ganpatipule

For sightseeing in Ganpatipule visit the temple of Swayambhu Ganesh that is 400 years old and is frequented by thousands of pilgrims every year who flock to pay obeisance to the Swayambhu Ganpati shrine which is naturally formed said to have been carved out of one single rock.

Shopping in Ganpatipule

Wondering what to buy in Ganpatipule? Try the local markets that will offer you a lot of household and decorative items made of sea shells.

Activities in Ganpatipule

Paragliding, going for motorboat, water scooter and pedal boat rides are some of the activities in Ganpatipule that you may enjoy here.

NearBy Places in Ganpatipule

There are many tourist places near Ganpatipule. Visit a little hamlet located just about 1 km away from Ganapatipule called Malgund.

Eating Out in Ganpatipule

One can sample traditional Maharashtrian food at the restaurants in Ganpatipule. Traditionally the locals served home cooked food to all the weary pilgrims that serve local home cooked food to all the weary pilgrims that visited the temple and this ritual was encouraged and promoted by the Maharaja of Baroda who would reimburse the people for their efforts in serving the pilgrims.

Festivals & Events in Ganpatipule

Ganesh Chaturthi, Gudi Padwa, and Diwali are some of the prominent festivals in Ganpatipule that are celebrated with great fanfare and enthusiasm.

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