Overview

Unveiling the Deep: Malvan and Tarkali Scuba Diving and Adventure Sports Tour

  • Nestled on the mesmerizing Konkan coastline of Maharashtra, Malvan, and Tarkali are two hidden gems that offer a unique blend of natural beauty, cultural heritage, and thrilling adventure experiences. The pristine waters of the Arabian Sea, with their crystal-clear visibility, make these destinations a scuba diving enthusiast's paradise. But there's much more to this coastal haven than meets the eye. On this trip, we will delve into the world of Malvan and Tarkali, exploring scuba diving and adventure sports opportunities that can elevate your travel experience.
  • Malvan and Tarkali are renowned for their scuba diving sites, providing an opportunity to explore the breathtaking underwater world. The clear waters make this region a perfect place for divers of all levels. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced diver, the marine life, coral reefs, and shipwrecks in this region will leave you awe-inspired. 
  • Adventure Sports Extravaganza: Beyond scuba diving, Malvan and Tarkali offer a range of adventure sports that can cater to your thrill-seeking spirit. From snorkeling to parasailing, jet-skiing to banana boat rides, these destinations provide a medley of options. The Tsunami Island in Tarkali, a popular hub for adventure sports, is worth mentioning.
  • Cultural Charms and Local Delights: Malvan and Tarkali are not just about adventure; they are steeped in cultural heritage. The Sindhudurg Fort, built by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, stands as a testament to the region's history. The Malvani cuisine, with its delectable seafood dishes, is a must-try.
  • Malvan and Tarkali, with their scuba diving and adventure sports offerings, serve as a treasure trove for travelers. By crafting a comprehensive itinerary that offers valuable travel insights, you can inspire travellers to embark on an unforgettable adventure along the stunning Konkan coast. Dive into the depths, relish the adventure, and immerse yourself in the cultural charm of Malvan and Tarkali.

Highlights of this Trip:

  • Activities: Scuba diving with video, Parasailing, Jet skiing, Banana ride, Bumper Ride
  • Beach & Sightseeings - Rock Garden visit with Magical Sunset, Sindhudurg fort visit with boat Ferry, Tarkarli Beach, Devbaug Beach Sunset, Ganesh Temple Visit, 
  • Delicious Malvani cuisine

Brief Itinerary:

  • Day 01: Mumbai/Pune to Malvan Overnight Journey 
  • Day 02: Experience Water Sports at Malvan Beach, Sunset from Rock Garden, Visit Ganesh Temple. Stay in Malvan
  • Day 03: Explore Sindhudurg Fort, Tarkarli Beach, Devbaug Beach - Depart for Pune
  • Day 04: Arrival in Pune / Mumbai

Batch Dates:

  • April 2024: 5, 12, 19, 26
  • May 2024: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 

For customized dates & packages, contact us at @7397823876


Cost:

(For Regular Weekend Batches)

  • Pune: 5999/-
  • Mumbai: 6999/-

Add-on:

  • Couple Sharing Room: 500/- per person extra
  • AC Bus Transportation (Pune to Pune): 300/- per person extra

You can book your seat at just Rs. 4000/- and pay the rest 15 days before the event date.

3 Nights 4 Days 24 May, 31 May, and 07 Jun Tarkarli, Maharashtra
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Transportation: Pune/Mumbai to Pune/Mumbai (AC Tempo Traveler Bus) and Internal traveling For sightseeings for 2 days (AC or Non AC as per the package)
  • Accommodation: Room Stay on Triple\Quad sharing  (AC or Non AC as per the package)
  • Meal Plans: Day 2 Breakfast + Lunch, Day 3 Breakfast + Lunch
  • Activities: Watersports, Scuba Diving and Parasailing, Jet skiing, Banana Ride, and Bumper Ride (All Activities are one-time only), Sindhudurg Boat ferry charges
  • Sightseeing: Malwan beach, Tarkarli Beach, Devbaug beach, Sindhudurg Fort, Rock Garden, Ganesh Temple
  • Tour Leader and Expertise 
  • Entry charges at all sightseeing points mentioned in the package
  • First Aid

What is NOT included in the tour

  • GST (5%)
  • Travel till pickup point.
  • Dinner on all days
  • All kinds of Additional Meals / soft drinks / Mineral Water ordered or purchased for personal consumption
  • An additional cost of any repeated watersport activities.
  • Any kind of personal expenses
  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather
  • Any medical / Emergency evacuations if required
  • Food during travel
  • Any other expense not mentioned in the inclusions.
Itinerary
Day 1: TrvelTraveling Pune to Malvan

Tempo Traveller Bus:

  • Mumbai pickups will be between 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM ( Dadar - Sion - Chembur - Vashi.)
  • (Mumbai people will be transfered from Dadar to Wakad via cab)
  • Pune pickups will be between 08:30 PM - 10:00 PM ( FC Road, Wakad, Chandani Chowk, Katraj )
  • This entire night will be traveling to Malvan because it is a long route. So you can relax on the Bus because you are going to have a long trip! 
Day 2: Arrival in Malwan| Check-in| Watersports| Sunset at Rock Garden
  • Arrive in Malvan in the Morning and check in to Our Stay Property
  • Get freshen up, have breakfast, and leave for watersports
  • After watersports, we move forward for a late lunch 
  • After a bit of rest, we will head towards Beachside Rock Garden to enjoy the picturesque beach sunset
  • Then we will visit Ganesh Temple and enjoy some peaceful quality time there.
  • Enjoy the authentic Malvan cuisine (Dinner) and spend our leisure time with Beachside bonfire/ group fun games
  • We finish our day by taking night walks and Head back to our rooms. Get good sleep and reenergize yourself for the next day.
Day 3: (Boat Ferry to Sindhudurg Fort| Tarkarli Beach| Devbaug Beach Sunset)
  • Wake up and enjoy the early morning peaceful vibe in Malwan
  • Get freshen up, Have breakfast
  • load our bags onto the bus and move towards the Historical Sindhudurg fort
  • After a jetty ride, we will explore the Sindhudurg Fort 
  • Have Lunch
  • Later we will head towards Trakarli beach.  You can enjoy watersports here (own expense)
  • Then visit Devbaugh Beach (one of the cleanest beaches in Konkan) for a magnificent sunset
  • Conclude the day, then depart for Pune/Mumbai
Day 4: Return Arrival In Pune/ Mumbai
  • 07:00 AM: Arrival in Pune 
  • 11:00 AM: Arrival in Mumbai

(Mumbai people will be transtransferred Wakad to Dadar via cab)


Things To Carry:

Gears

  • A rucksack bag and a day pack
  • 3-liter water bladder or water bottle

Clothes

  • One cotton long sleeve and 2 short sleeve T-shirts
  • 1 pair of gloves
  • At least 2 long pants (trek pants and cargo pants are favorable)
  • 4 sets of undergarments
  • 2 pairs of socks
  • A small towel
  • A rain jacket or a poncho

Footwear

  • Above-the-ankle waterproof and breathable hiking boots with good grip
  • Flip flops/sandals

Medication

  • Glucose powder
  • Medicines for headaches, diarrhea, motion sickness
  • Dettol
  • Bandages
  • Cotton

Personal Accessories

  • Toothpaste, toothbrush
  • Paper soap, or sanitizer
  • Sunscreen minimum of spf40, lip balm, cold creams
  • Body spray
  • LED torch light

Payment Details :

UPI ID: 7387523876@upi

Net banking :

  • Name- RAJBALA YADAV
    Bank name - HDFC BANK 
    ACC No.- 50100308491863
    IFSC code- HDFC0002501
  • Name- NITIN YADAV
    Bank name - PUNJAB NATIONAL BANK 
    ACC No.- 0530001500002688
    IFSC code- PUNB0053000

Please send a screenshot of the payment on WhatsApp number 7387523876   for confirmation, we will then share a form for the final booking procedure.


Cancellation and Refund Policy:

NO REFUND SHALL BE MADE WITH RESPECT TO THE INITIAL BOOKING AMOUNT FOR ANY CANCELLATIONS. HOWEVER IF FULL PAYMENT HAS BEEN MADE THEN,

  • If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of the trip cost will be refunded within 5-7 working days.
  • If cancellations are made 15-30 days before the start date of the trip, 25% of the trip cost will be refunded within 5-7 working days.
  • If cancellations are made within 0-15 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of the trip cost will be charged as cancellation fees. No refund will be processed.
  • In the case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be canceled and in such cases, the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However, no refund will be provided for the same.
  • No show No Refund.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation.
  • Event Tickets can be transferred to another person against cancellation.
  • If we cancel the TRIP, only the TRIP AMOUNT will be refunded.

Trekhievers Policy:

  • A complete schedule of the trek will be given to the registered participants 12 Hours prior on WhatsApp.
  • Organizers have all the right to modify or change the schedule in case of any unavoidable circumstance.
  • The tour is weather-based and depends on the weather conditions. There may be last-minute cancellations if weather conditions deteriorate.
FAQ
  1. Q: What makes Tarkali and Malvan stand out as tourist destinations?
    A: Tarkali and Malvan are known for their unspoiled beaches, rich marine life, water sports, and historic forts, offering a unique blend of nature and culture.

  2. Q: When is the best time to visit Tarkali and Malvan for scuba diving and water sports?
    A: The ideal time is from October to March when the weather is pleasant, and water activities are in full swing.

  3. Q: What is the significance of Sindhudurg Fort in Malvan?
    A: Sindhudurg Fort is an iconic historical site built by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, showcasing maritime architecture and historical importance.

  4. Q: Can you recommend some water sports and adventure activities in Tarkali and Malvan?
    A: Popular activities include scuba diving, snorkeling, parasailing, jet-skiing, banana boat rides, and Tsunami Island water sports.

  5. Q: What kind of marine life can be spotted during scuba diving in these regions?
    A: Divers can encounter a diverse marine world, including colorful corals, schools of fish, rays, and sometimes even turtles and dolphins.

  6. Q: Are there certified scuba diving instructors available for beginners?
    A: Yes, both Tarkali and Malvan have PADI-certified instructors and training centers, making it suitable for beginners.

  7. Q: What is the local cuisine like, and what dishes should I try in Malvan?
    A: Malvani cuisine is famous for its spicy seafood dishes, especially Malvani fish curry, sol kadhi, and a variety of delectable seafood preparations.

  8. Q: What are the recommended accommodations in Tarkali and Malvan for travelers of different budgets?
    A: There are options for all budgets, from beachside shacks to boutique resorts and homestays. Prominently mention some popular places to stay in your article.

  9. Q: How can I reach Tarkali and Malvan from major cities like Mumbai and Pune?
    A: Mention the available transportation options, including road and rail, and the approximate travel times from major cities.

  10. Q: What is the cultural significance of Tarkali and Malvan, and are there any festivals that tourists can witness?
    A: Highlight local customs, traditions, and any annual festivals that offer a unique cultural experience to visitors.

Pickup point
Malvan Tarkarli Kudal Travels Sindhudurg, Tarkarli, Maharashtra, India View on Map