Enjoy the retreating
monsoon by Velas beach, in a quaint little village. Spend time with the
friendly natives of this village by the sea on your next holiday. Velas is a village situated in the Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra. It
is known for its baby turtle hatching festivals. Other places you can see here
and Bankot Fort. Harihareshwar is one of the small but beautiful towns situated
in a place of tranquility etched along the Konkan border in Maharashtra.
Roughly 200 kms from Mumbai, this is a great weekend getaway to relax for the
busy and workaholic metropolitan crowd. One of the best features of this place
is that it combines your religious and rejuvenating trip at the same time, with
its temples! Bankot, on the other hand, is a town in India. Its most famous
structure is Bankot Fort. This was the first residency of the British Raj in
Southern Konkan. Explore this square shaped fort on your visit to Velas Beach!