Sawarde is a tiny village in the Ratnagiri District of Maharashtra. Sawarde belongs to the Konkan Division. Chiplun, Mahabaleshwar, Satara and Wai are the cities close to Sawarde. Some day trip locations that are nearby are Gugager, Anjanvel and Mahabaleshwar. Sawarde is a village with humid climate conditions.
Places to Stay
Although there are no hotels in Sawarde, nearby Chiplun (1 km away)has some good budget hotels. Some of the hotels in Chiplun are Pagoda Retreat (Tariff – Rs. 1400), Shalom International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900) and Abraban Nature Resort (Tariff – Rs. 1500).
Marathi is the local language spoken in Sawarde. Alternately, Hindi and Daldi are also spoken here.
Ganesh Chaturthi, in the month of September, is usually celebrated with great fervour by the local people.
Places of Interest
Sawarde has some interesting nearby locations. Some of them are Guhagar (39 km away from Sawarde), Anjanvel (39 km away from Sawarde) and Mahabaleshwar (51 km away from Sawarde).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Sawarde is Lohegaon Airport, which is 139 km away.
The nearest railway junction is at Chiplun, which is 1 km away.
Sawarde has a bus stand with buses plying to nearby cities such as Kolhapur, Chiplun, Pune and Mumbai. There are quite a number of bus operators connecting Sawarde with major towns and cities. Online bus reservation through Ticketgoose.com is one of the safest and convenient ways to get your tickets.