Amboli Ghat

Amboli Ghat

Amboli is a beautiful hill station located in the southern range of Sahyadri hills at a height of 690m above sea level, just before the plain coastal beaches of Goa. Amboli is surrounded by the Sahyadri hill valleys from three sides, while it opens to the Konkan coast at the fourth side. Climate, flora and fauna of Amboli make an enjoyable combination for the tourists. Also the clean and quiet hills here serve you a rich hot biodiversity to cherish in sightseeing.

Best Time to visit Amboli Ghat

You can visit Amboli Ghat all across the year as the weather here is very pleasant. The valley is beautifully covered with mist during monsoon. Best time to visit Amboli Ghat is during monsoon season it is very good for macro photography as local conduct snake and reptile photography walks in morning and night.

Nearby Places Amboli Ghat

  • Goa
  • Diu
  • Sawantwadi
  • Tarkarli Devbagh
  • Devbagh Diving
  • Taj Exotica.

How to reach Amboli Ghat

It is situated on Bangalore Belgaum Highway no.112 in Sindhudurg District of South Maharashtra. The place is well connected with major cities.


Hiranyakeshi Temple

Hiranyakeshi Temple located in Amboli is very popular with pilgrims and visited year round. Hiranyakeshi Temple a holy shrine dedicated to the goddess Parvati near the hill station of Amboli. Hiranyakeshi Temple also contains idol of Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvati’s husband. In sanskrit Hiranyakeshi word which means "one with golden hair" with respect to the goddess Parvati in the temple. The temple itself is supposed to be situated in a "Devrai" or a sacred groove as is labelled by the locals.

Kavlesad Waterfall


Other Famous Points Amboli Ghat

  • Nagatta Falls
  • Parikshit Point
  • Shirgaonkar Point
  • Nangartas Waterfalls
  • Purvicha Vas Point
  • Mahadev Gadh Fort
  • Mahadev and Narayan Gadh
  • Red Laterite Cave
  • Bauxite Mine
  • Sea View
  • Sunrise and Sunset point
  • Tarkarli Beach
  • Kawaleshet valley
  • Amboli Dam
  • Nenewadi Cave

Wildlife at Amboli

By Air: Nearest Airport is Belgaum, 64 kms from Amboli.
By Train: Nearest Railway Station is Sawantwadi 30 km by road to Amboli.
By Road: Pvt Cars and State Buses Distance around 549 km from Mumbai, 390 Pune, Kolhapur 110 km, Belgaum 70 km.
Where To Stay: You can easily get yourself a handsome lodgment facility here in Amboli. MTDC Resort is also available

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