Dabhol is a small village located in the Ratnagiri district of the state of Maharashtra. It is also spelled as ‘Dabul’. The village is situated about 99 km from the headquarters of Ratnagiri district. It is about 169 km from Mumbai. The nearby villages to Dabhol include Gavhe, Jalgaon, Dapoli, Khed, and Maujedapoli. The surrounding cities to Dabhol include Nandgaon, Mahad, Mahabaleshwar, and Chiplun.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Dabhol. One of the best budget hotels includes Hotel Mayuresh (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official language of Dabhol is Marathi. The other language spoken here is Portuguese.
Dabhol enjoys all the main festivals of Maharashtra that include Ganesh Chaturthi, Diwali, Navratri, and Holi.
Places of Interest
There are many places for sight-seeing in Dabhol. Some of the places include Chandikadevi Temple, Dabhol Creek, Suruche ban, Shahi Mosque, and the Jetty Anda Masjid. Additionally, the nearby Anjanvel- can be reached via ferry, offers a light house, Gopalgad fort, and Guhager beach as few good attractions.
How to Get There
Pune Airport is the closest airport to Dabhol at a distance of 243 km from Dabhol’s centre.
The closest railway station to Dabhol is the Ratnagiri Railway station, which is 95 km from Dabhol.
There are daily bus services to Mumbai. The top bus operator that provides regular bus services from Dabhol to Mumbai is Kalbhairav Travels. Book bus tickets online from the confines of your home or office without any hassle.