Kashid Beach

Kashid Konkan
Kashid is an offbeat destination which is growing in popularity in travellers' itineraries. Sandwiched between two rocky hillocks, Kashid Beach on the shores of the Arabian Sea is one of the most beautiful stretches in the Konkan region of Maharashtra. It is located 30km from Alibag and 135km from Mumbai on the Alibag-Murud road.

Kashid is popular mainly because of its white sand, blue seas, green mountains, paddy fields, and rivulets. Kashid has a 3 km stretch of beach tucked in between two rocky hillocks with Casuarina groves all around the seashore.

How to get there

140 Km from Mumbai
135 KM from Thane
110 KM from New Bombay (Vashi)
Buses plying regularly between Mumbai central - Murud halt at Kashidbr
Buses plying regularly between Thane - Murud halt at Kashid
Frequent service available for Alibaug from Mumbai, Thane. From there buses are available for Murud which halt at Kashid village.
Driving down to Kashid itself is a rejuvenating experience. Its around 140 Km from Mumbai / Thane. The road is quite good in condition except for few patches. The journey itself is very rewarding.

Best season to visit : Oct to March