The state of Maharashtra offers almost everything what a tourist or a holiday goers would want. Be it historical sites, amazing beaches, hill stations, pilgrimage sites, good infrastructure, transport etc. Amongst all these the state is blessed due to its coastal belt which enhances the beauty of the Kokan region. Bordered by the Arabian sea Maharashtra has quite a few beautiful beaches which can be explored as one of your holiday destination.
TIP for accommodation: MTDC beach resort is the best place to stay. You can also get accommodation in the standard hotels in and around the beach.
TIP: Explore the local Malvani cuisine which comprises of delicious sea food. Don't forget to try the the 'Solkadi' a famous Malvani (coconut extract) drink which relishing the food.
4) Dahanu beach: Dahanu is in the border of Maharashtra & Gujarat. The beach is quite serene and uncluttered. Unlike other beaches this is not very commercialized hence a family outing here surely makes sense. The city is famous for Chikku farms and the area is also ideal for camping.
Maharashtra being a coastal belt has many beaches open for tourist attraction. However I have listed very few which you can consider in case you plan a holiday in the near by areas. Keep reading this space for more such destinations.