Mandvi Beach is a beautiful place located on the Mandvi coast of Kutch district. Mandvi is one of the beautiful beaches of Gujarat. There is a wind farm of windmills to generate electricity along the coast. This beach is also known as Kashi-Vishwanath Beach.
Mandvi is a small town which is also the administrative headquarters of this taluka. Mandvi is a well known city as a representative of Kutchi culture. Mandvi is famous for its delicious double roti. Mandvi is also famous for shipping.
Gujarat’s Mandvi Beach Kutch
In the olden days there were ships / fireboats from Mandvi to Mumbai, Arabia and Africa. Nearby attractions include the British-era Vijay Vilas Mahal, the Sundarava Vaishnava temple built by Rao Khengarji, the Laxminarayan temple built by Seth Topo, the ancient Swaminarayan temple, the Asar Mata temple, the Dhoramnath temple, the tomb of Pir Tanasa and the station of Raval Pir.
With thousands of tourists flocking to Mandvi Beach every day, as many as 55 tents have been set up to stay. As summer approaches, more and more people will be visiting Mandvi to enjoy the Beach Festival.
Tourists visiting the desert will now be able to enjoy the beaches of Kutch. A tent city has also been built for overnight stays. 55 tents have been constructed at Mandvi. These include 15 AC Premium, five Mini Darbati, 15 AC Deluxe, 20 Non AC Deluxe Tents.
Cultural events will be held daily during the Beach Festival. In addition, adventure activities including food stalls, craft stalls, water sports activities, camel rides, paragliding will make the travelers feel very happy.
Activities like jet ski, water scooter, paddle boating, fly boating speed boat, banana boat are organized on the beach. In addition to aviation based adventure sports, para sailing, para motoring, hot air balloon shooting, archery, beach volleyball, walkway and yoga sessions are also organized.
As summer approaches, more and more people will be visiting Mandvi to enjoy the Beach Festival. Handicraft stalls and food stalls have also been organized to provide employment to the locals.
How to get there : Mandvi Beach
By road: ST buses and jeeps depart from Bhuj about every 30 min. from the central transportation area. For local excursions, jeeps can be hired in town.