Royal Villa is the perfect mid-budget option for those who want to visit unspoilt Kashid. The rooms are simple yet comfortable, the restaurant serves great, reasonably priced food and an array of indoor sports will make sure you are kept busy. The sea and mountain views are absolutely gorgeous.
Summer- Min 22°C, Max 35°C
Winter- Min 15°C, Max 30°C
Best time to visit: September-May
By Air: Mumbai Airport (123 km, 3 hrs)
By Rail: Parel Railway Station (129 km, 3 1/4 hrs)
By Road: Mumbai (122 km, 3 hrs)
You can also take the ferry from the Mandwa Pier to the Gateway of India in Mumbai which is a 45 minute boat ride.
THINGS TO DO
Revdanda Beach- This beach is about 17kms away from Alibag and is extremely isolated and beautiful. The black sand of this beach gives it its unique look. This beach is a thrill-seeker’s haven as many amenities such as banana boats, jet skis and bumper boats are available.
Phansad Bird Sanctuary- This wildlife refuge is located in the western ghats and comprises of 6979 hectares of forest. A walk along the jungle trail and you may catch a glimpse of a wide range of birds such as Shikra, Crested serpent eagle, kestrel etc.