Situated in Maharashtra’s Ratnagiri district, Nivli lies near the Arabian Sea and attracts a lot of tourists every year. Nivli lies at a distance of 266 km from Mumbai. There are some famous tourist places like Chiplun, Karad, and Devgarh near Nivli.
Places to Stay
There are several good budget hotels in Nivli. Some of them are Kokan Garwa (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Vihar deluxe Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Guruprasad (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Paranjpe Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Nivliis Marathi. Hindi and English are also spoken here.
The important festival of Nivli is Ganesh Chaturthi Pooja celebrated in the month of August/September for 10 consecutive days every year.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Nivli. Some of them are Guhagar (60 km), Velneshwar (47 km), Vijaydurg (63 km), and Ratnagiri (19 km).
How to Get There
There is no airport in Nivli. The nearest airport is the Kolhapur Airport (116 km).
Ratnagiri Railway Station (11 km) serves as a main junction for commuters travelling from nearby or far-off cities.
The nearest bus stand to Nivli is Nivli Bus Station at distance of 1 km from the village. Nivli is well connected to road via Ratnagiri. The daily commuters to Nivli can use local buses which are available from Ratnagiri. Other tourists can book tickets in advance with the help of private bus operators to reach Nivli or other nearby cities like Velneshwar or Vijaydurg. You can book bus online from various bus booking websites.