Dapoli is land full of surprises, from archaeological sites of Panhalekaji caves to hotsprings of Unhavare this place springs up all varities of interesting spots to make your holidays truely amazing! The historic sea forts of Suvarnadurg and Kanakdurg or the tranquil temples of Kadyavarcha Ganpati in Anjarle or the fish auctions at Harnai, What would be the highlight of your holidays in Dapoli?
You may visit the pages categorized on the top pane as "Temples in Dapoli" "Sea forts in Dapoli" etc and decide on the spots to visit. We have made it easy for you by making travel plans based on the beaches you decide to stay in, for eg if you have decided to stay near Karde beach, on the page dedicated for Karde beach we have listed recommended travel plan for sightseeing based out of Karde!
What to See in Dapoli
There are a few things that one shouldn't miss in Dapoli
Harnai Fish Auction
Sunset at Ladghar
Unhavare - Hot Springs
Unhavare is a hotspring with a faint smell of sulphur. The sulphur spring is claimed to be a cure to some skin diseases. There are shelters available to people for bathing.
Sightseeing in Dapoli
There are a few things in Dapoli you shouldn't miss during your stay in Dapoli. The Harnai fish auction for its sheer magnitude ranks quite high on the list of what not to miss in Dapoli! Kadyavarcha Ganpati temple is also rated very highly by tourist interested in visiting temples in Dapoli. Suvarnadurg fort off the coast from Harnai is the most popular sea fort in Dapoli and is definitely worth a visit during a holiday in Dapoli.
Panhalekaji - Budhist Caves
Discovered in 1970 Panhalekaji is a complex of 28 - 29 caves filled with exquisite art value wrt architecture and quality of craftmanship. These budhist caves have a few inscriptions in Brahmi and Devanagari and also remnants of statues from 3 AD.