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Ratnagiri is a district with many popular holiday and tourist destinations to visit with your family and friends. At the same time it is also famous for its beautiful beaches. It has glorious history to explore; there are many prominent historical forts, temples, and many archaeological sites in Ratnagiri.


Tourist Places in Ratnagiri

There is a lot to see and experience in Ratnagiri however the beaches in Ratnagiri dominate all other tourist attractions in Ratnagiri. Some of them are given below:

• Ganpatipule beach: Ganpatipule beach is very famous family picnic spot; it is situated at a distance of 26 kms from Ratnagiri. This beach offer series of beaches and many popular vantage points. You will get a stunning view of the Arabian Sea. Swayambhu Ganpati temple, which is located near the Ganapatipule beach, it is the most important attraction of Ganapatipule.


• Mandvi beach: It is the most popular beach in Ratnagiri. It is a black sand beach; Mandvi houses the Ratnadurga fort to its west. Both Mandvi beach Ratnadurga fort this main tourist attraction forms a wonderful combination for tourist destination in Ratnagiri. You can say it is great place to hang-out with your friends& family.


• Pawas beach: Pawas beach is 20 Kms on opposite sides is great picnic spots near Ratnagiri.


• Aare-Waare beach: This twin beaches is popular for its beautiful sunset. Many tourist come to this beach to witness the wonderful sunset. It has one more specialty to admire, as it is surrounded by the sea on three sides of the beach.


Some of the other attractions of Ratnagiri are:

• Panhalekaji

• Patit Pavan Mandir

• Marleshwar

• Ratnadurga Fort

• Thibaw Palace

• Jaigad Fort

To explore all the wonderful places which are given above, plan a trip with your family and friends. It is surely be one of the memorable holidays of yours.


Hyderabad is a perfect mixture of old world charm and with new modern technology. It is the capital and the biggest city of the Southern state of India, Andhra Pradesh. It has been ruled by different rulers like Mughals, Qutub Shahis, and Nizams, which have shaped the beautiful and rich history of Hyderabad. It is renowned as “The City of Pearls”, in Olden days; you can still find many historical and traditional bazaars, which are located around the city.

Tourism sector plays an important role in the economy of Hyderabad. You will always witness travel expo or tourism related fairs on regular bases in the city. This city is recognized for its monuments which include the magnificent masterpiece like Charminar and Golconda fort. It has many masjids, churches and temples in the city.


Hyderabad houses good numbers of historical monuments within the city and as well as outer sides of the city. Some of the famous historical sites including Charminar, Chowmahalla Palace, Salar Jung Museum as well as many other art galleries , sports complexes and theatres. Some of the main tourist attractions of Hyderabad city are given below in categories wise:

Historical Monuments:

• Mecca Masjid: This Mosque is very famous throughout India; it was built 400 years back during the supremacy of Sultan Muhammad Qutub Shah, the 6th Qutub Shahi Sultan of Hyderabad.


• Charminar: Charminar is a major and most famous landmark of Hyderabad.


• Golconda Fort: This Fort is one of the most outstanding fortresses in India; it is one of the strongest forts in India.


• Qutb Shahi Tombs: This tomb is dedicated to Rulers of Qutub Shahi dynasty. Its artihe tech


• Salar Jung Museum: It is among the world largest private collection museum


• Chowmahalla Palace: UNESCO Asia Pacific Heritage site of the Chowmahalla Palace.


Parks and Gardens:

• Nehru zoological park: This zoo is a natural habitat for different type of species, animals, birds, nocturnal species, amphibian and aquatic species.


• NTR Gardens: This wonderful leisure spot is situated beside the IMAX theatre. It is located beside the land adjoining near Hussain sagar, it is a happening to hang out with your family and friends.

Image• Lotus Pond: Lotus pond Garden is situated in Jubilee hills; it is also home to a few rare species of birds.


To visit all the amazing places of Hyderabad city, plan a wonderful vacation with your family and friends.

Goa is the most wonderful place for a magnificent holiday with family and friends. It is the smallest state of India. Goa has a prosperous and diverse history to explore. People of Goa are very kind and they respect all the religions. Goa houses many famous churches and temples and with the people of various faith living together in harmoniously. Goa is a full holiday package as it has everything to explore. It is must visit place to experience a best holiday of your lifetime.

Some of the places in and around Goa are given below:



Goa has crescent beaches which look like the new moon. Goa’s beaches are well known all over the world. Bounded by palm and coconut trees, it is blessed with 103 km of coastline with the most delightful beaches lapped by the wonderful Arabian Sea. Best part is that almost all the beaches are swimmer friendly, still for precaution there are lifeguards on all the popular beaches. It is very hard to select a perfect beach for staying during your vacation to enjoy the most. Some of them are mention below:

• Calangute

• Baga

• Anjuna

• Candolim

• Miramar

• Colva



Goa was once the administrative capital of the Portuguese empire. Due to so much contact and influence of Christianity, Old Goa is blessed with many numbers of churches, convent and chapels. With unmatched architectural beauty, it is also entitled as ‘Golden Goa’ or ‘Rome of the East’. Some of the churches are given below:

• Basilica Of BomJesus.

• Old GoaChurch Of Mae De Deus.

• Saligao.

• Bardez Chapel and Tomb of St. Francis XavierShrine Of The Holy Cross.

• Bambolim Church Of St. Francis Of Assisi, Old Goa Holy Spirit Church.

• Margao Chapel of St. Catherine, Old Goa Our Lady Of Grace Church.

• MargaoSt. Cajetan Church.

• Old Goa Our Lady Of Rosary Church.

• Navelim Mary Immaculate Conception Church.

• PanjimChurch Of Rachol,

• Margao Reis Magos Church.

• BardezSt. Jerome Church.

• Mapusa.

Wildlife Sanctuary:


Goa has four wildlife sanctuaries for tourists who like to explore nature and wildlife. You will find different kind of flora and fauna; it also houses many animals and birds.

• Bhagvan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary and Mollem National Park

• Bondla Forest

• Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary

• Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary

So plan a vacation with your family and friends to this wonderful place for a mind-blowing vacation.