Kihim is a small beach town located in the state of Maharashtra. The town is located near Alibag and it is a popular hangout place among the people of Pune and Mumbai. It is a town that is known as a perfect weekend getaway. The main attraction in the place is the long stretch of a clean beach that have been unaffected by the advent of tourism.
There are small villages that are located near Kihim and these are good places that you can visit, while travelling to Kihim town. The people are friendly and many fishing villages at the seaside. The place is extremely popular among ornithologists as many species of birds can be seen here. For nature buffs, this is an ideal place to visit and witness nature at its rawest form.
The village of Chaul is a small town with a rich colonial heritage. This is an interesting place to visit and there are many relics of Portuguese occupation that can be seen here. There is an old church that is located in the town and an old synagogue that was built by the Bene Jews still remains today. A Balaji Temple and the Umma Maheswar Temple is also located in the place.
Good accommodation options near Mumbai and Pune for, trips , short holidays, weekend getaways in Kihim, near Kihim beach, great place for a relaxing holiday