Ratnagiri Information

The beautiful town on the charming Konkan coast is the birth place of Lokmanya Tilak, the famous freedom fighter.  It is the largest town on the south-coast and the main transport hub.  Ratnagiri abounds in fruits typical of the Konkan and the luscious mangoes produced here are popular all over the world.  It is also an important port.

Lokmanya Tilak Smarak

A small museum here commemorates Lokmanya Tilak.

Thibaw Palace

Thibaw, the last king of Burma, was incarcerated here by the British in 1885.

Patit Pawan Mandir

The famous shrine is the first place of worship built for non-Brahmins by Veer savarkar, a revolutionary leader.

Bhatya Beach

This pleasant site lies on the outskirts of the town.

Ratnagiri Tour Information

Ganapatipule (50km)

Gorgeous Ganapatipule, the famous pilgrim siteis endowed with splendid scenic beauty.  A 400 year old temple at the foot of green hillock, enshrines an idol of Swayambhu (self originated) Ganapati.  The presiding deity is considered to be the ‘Paschim Dwardevta’ or the Western Sentinel God of India.  The beautiful beach here is perhaps the most spectacular on the Konkan cast and is note for its virgin beauty and greenery.

Ratnagiri Distance Guide

Ratnagiri Ahmadnagar 390 Km
Ratnagiri Akola 766 Km
Ratnagiri Alibag 292 Km
Ratnagiri Amaravati 840 Km
Ratnagiri Beed 530 Km
Ratnagiri Bhandra 1056 Km
Ratnagiri Buldana 648 Km
Ratnagiri Chandrapur 973 Km
Ratnagiri Dhule 638 Km
Ratnagiri Garhchiroli 1055 Km
Ratnagiri Jalgaon 659 Km
Ratnagiri Jalna 562 Km
Ratnagiri Kolhapur 125 Km
Ratnagiri Latur 523 Km
Ratnagiri Mumbai 355 Km
Ratnagiri Nagpur 995 Km
Ratnagiri Nanded 644 Km
Ratnagiri Nashik 484 Km
Ratnagiri Osmanabad 429 Km
Ratnagiri Parbhani 643 Km
Ratnagiri Pune 272 Km
Ratnagiri Aurangabad 502 Km
Ratnagiri Sangli 176 Km
Ratnagiri Satara 224 Km
Ratnagiri Sindhudurg 177 Km
Ratnagiri Solapur 370 Km
Ratnagiri Thane 337 Km
Ratnagiri Wardha 923 Km
Ratnagiri Yavatmal 354 Km