A small town in the Raigad district of the Konkan region of Maharashtra, Diveagar is famous for its beaches, white sands, and coconut cultivations that add to the natural beauty of the place. Located at a distance of 170 km from Mumbai, Diveagar is a fishing settlement where coconut and beetle nut tree farming are a thriving business. It is a popular beach destination 15 km away from Harihareshwar and Shrivardhan towns. Restaurants, motels, and cottages in Diveagar add tourist appeal. October-December is the best time to visit Diveagar. Road is the best way to reach Diveagar since it has no railhead or air base.
Places to Stay
Budget hotels can be found in the nearby Diveagar district such as Anandi Beach Resort (Tariff – Rs. 500), Ameya Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 800), and Hotel Pahunchar (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official language of Diveagar is Marathi. The alternative languages spoken here are Hindi and English.
Some of the major local festivals of Diveagar include Janamashtami in August and Ganesha Chaturthi in September.
Places of Interest
Shrivardhan (20 km), Harihareshwar Beach (35 km), Murud Janjira Fort (60 km), and Phansad Wildlife Sanctuary (100 km) are famous tourist spots situated near Diveagar.
How to Get There
Pune international Airport (160 km) is the nearest airport to Diveagar.
Diveagar has no railhead. Bus and taxi are convenient options to reach Diveagar.
The Diveagar Bus Stand is the only bus stand here. Diveagar is well connected to cities and towns such as Pune, Palvel, Mumbai, Kolhapur, Hyderabad, Nagpur, Ahmedabad, and Bangalore. SRS Travels and Spectrum Tours & Travels are few good bus operators connecting to Diveagar at affordable bus tariffs. Getting online bus ticket through Ticketgoose.com is one of the most convenient ways of booking your tickets.