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MUMBAI TO GANAPATIPULE CRUISE

Located along the western coast of Maharastra (in Ratnagiri), is a small little village called Ganapatipule. The Konkan Coastline where Ganpatipule is located is around 450 kilometres long in Maharashtra and lies to the west of Sahyadri mountain range. It is one of the most spectacular beaches along the Konkan Coast – a tranquil getaway that attracts peace-searchers, beach lovers, and pilgrims alike. Encounters with the ever-friendly and ho .........Read More

Located along the western coast of Maharastra (in Ratnagiri), is a small little village called Ganapatipule. The Konkan Coastline where Ganpatipule is located is around 450 kilometres long in Maharashtra and lies to the west of Sahyadri mountain range. It is one of the most spectacular beaches along the Konkan Coast – a tranquil getaway that attracts peace-searchers, beach lovers, and pilgrims alike. Encounters with the ever-friendly and hospitable 'Konkanis' can unearth innumerable delights of holidaying in this naturally gifted countryside. Unlike most beaches which are spoilt by tourist traffic, the Ganapatipule beach is as natural and pristine as ever with a vast stretch of unpolluted blue waters silver sand. Apart from its clean beach and clear waters, Ganapatipule is rich in flora, including mangroves and coconut palms.

Besides the beach, Ganapatipule is an important pilgrimage centre. The temple of ‘Swayambhu Ganapati’ is known for its unique idol of Lord Ganapati and its glorious temple ('Swayambhu' or self-originated, not man-made). It is built on a colossal rock on the shore and much frequented by local and international tourists every year. God is considered to be the Paschim Dwardevta (Western direction God). This enormous temple is one of its kinds and one cannot miss out on the architectural exuberance of this monument. Devotees and visitors from all over the world visit this holy place to offer their homage to the deity here. Most pilgrims also believe in taking a 'pradakshina' around the hill instead of just the temple.

Here, far away from the hustle and bustle of the hectic world you can pay respects to the great deity, laze along its golden beaches or explore the many trails that lead from the beach. Whether looking for a weekend getaway or a wee-long extravaganza, Jalesh Cruises has the perfect holiday in store for you.

About Jalesh Cruises

Experience the beauty of Goa with elevated luxury and convenience aboard India’s First Premium Luxury Cruise Ship ‘Jalesh Cruises’. This 14 decks lavish Cruise offers high-quality accommodation such as mini-suites, cabins with ocean view and balcony, interconnecting rooms; all featuring plenty of amenities, five-star dining, award-winning spa facilities and world-class entertainment such as broadway musicals, burlesque performances, magic shows, blockbuster movie screenings, stand-up comedy, casino & much more. They also offer excursion options for vacationers who can take tours and see the sights of their port destinations safely and easily. In fact, the 2000-passenger ship has an exclusive area dedicated to kids and teenagers.

You can spend time at the casino, dip into its pool, watch a movie at the theatre, visit the comedy club or their in-house musicals, flex your body at the fitness club or just lounge in the many bars when you’re not enjoying shore excursions. All these offerings make this cruise ship perfect for families, solos, couples, groups and older folks who just want to relax and travel in the lap of luxury.

JALESH CRUISE GANAPATIPULE EXCURSIONS

Explore the Konkan coastline, brimming with white sandy beaches, rustic villages amidst the aura of spirituality that surrounds Ganpatipule. The modest setting is where you discover the confluence of a beach & river alongside hill shaped like Ganpati, the Hindu God of worship. The idol is said to be a self-created monolith of Lord Ganesha, dated to be 400 years ago. Untouched by commercialism Ganapatipule is an idyllic destination to experience a slice of Konkan life as well as for beach admirers, spiritualists, and pilgrims alike. It is also said to house one of the only two white sand beaches in Maharashtra. A destination of serene sunbathing and mesmerizing sunsets, Ganpatipule also offers water sports between the months of November and May.

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