The district is named after the fort of Sindhudurg (which means "fort in the sea"), which lies on a rocky island just off the coast of Malvan. Sindhudurg fort is a great place to visit in Maharashtra and is spread over an area of around 5,207 sq.kms In the Sindhudurg there are many natural places, ancient temples and historical forts are located.
Tarkarli is one of the striking beach village of Malvan towns known for its white sand and clear water. Apart from its famous beach, Tarkarli is known for various tourist attractions like water sports, Sindhudurg fort, market, gardens and temples.
A historic fort occuping an islet in the Arabian Sea, just off the coast of Maharashtra in Western India. Constructed by Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in Maratha Empire, this fort represents the revolutionary mindset of its engineer.
Hosted with beautiful views of backwaters, the Karli River meeting the Arabian Sea near the Karli creek is the best creation of nature. The bank of the river is covered by dense forest and the best part is to stop Dolphins when boating upwards to the river.