Around Akshi

Around Akshi..

Akshi is a beach that you need to head to if you want to be away from the crowds and in Akshi itself apart from the beautiful stretch of beach there is hardly anything. If you want to move around a long walk along the beach would get you to Nagaon which is far more frequented and is slightly more crowded. Water sports boating and parasailing is available in Nagaon.

Akshi Beach Akshi Beach Varsoli..

Varsoli a small fishing hamlet is very near Kihim though a beautiful beach visit this beach only if you can stand the smell of drying fish. The major part of the Varsoli beach is covered in drying fish

Distance from Major cities



Colaba Fort10



Mandwa 9


Kankeshwar Temple
Kankeshwar Temple..
3 kms from Kihim beach in Mapgaon is the hill of Kankeshwar Temple. Enroute the trek up is "Brahma Kund", a rectangular tank surrounded by steps on all four sides with a semblence to the Pushkarini in Hampi. Kankeshwar Temple built in 1764 by Raja Ramdeorai Yadav has a silver plated idol. The temple also has a Kund known as "Brahma-Vishnu-Mahesh Kund".

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