Dapoli, a small town in Ratnagiri, is everything a holiday destination should be.
A perfect place for a beach holiday, Dapoli has something for every one. With a long stretch of beach extending from Dabhol to Kelshi, Dapoli has one of the longest stretch of beaches.
Temples, sea forts, hotsprings and archaeological sites around Dapoli makes the place a complete holiday destination.
Ladghar where Suruchi Beach Resort is located is one of the most populaar beaches in Dapoli.
The statue of Parasguram near Ladghar now is one of the prime attractions in Dapoli.
Suruchi Beach Resort is located in Ladghar beach famed as 'Tamas Teertha' thanks to the multitude of shades of red the sea at Ladghar adorns itself with at twilight. Ladghar beach is a small stretch of beach which extends onto Burundi beach to its south and a hillock with the 'Datta Mandir'on its northern end.
Dapoli is not all just beaches and temples. Although not frequented much by regular tourists the Panhalekaji budhist caves located at about 30 kms from Dapoli is a delight for the one historically inclined. Unhavare just about 20 kms from Panhalekaji is another fascinating spot in Dapoli with its sulphurous hot springs.
Dapoli is home to some very revered and rare temples of Konkan. Famed a the 'Parashuram Bhumi' Dapoli houses a temple complex of Parashuram at Ade. Durga devi temple in Harnai probably is the most visited temple in Dapoli apart from the Kadyavarcha Ganpati temple located in Anjarle 30 kms from Ladghar.