An extension of the Tarkarli beach, Devbaug lies to the south of Tarkarli and extends upto the Devbaug Sangam point. Devbaug is a small fishing hamlet blessed with a fine white sand beach. Tsunami island and Devbaug Sangam are the main attractions in Devbaug. Devbaug is the hub of all water sports activities in Malvan.
Devbaug, which literally translates to 'Gods Garden' truely lives upto its name. A beautiful piece of land jutting out of the mainland with the Karli back waters on one side and Arabian sea on the other Devbaug is amongst the prettiest area in this region near Tarkarli. Devbaug Sangam is the major attraction of Devbaug where the Karli backwaters meets the Arabian sea.
Watersports in Tsunami Island
An Island that was formed after the last Tsunami in 2004 and named after it, Tsunami island is a small piece of land which emerges only during low water levels in the Karli backwater. Tsunami island is the hub of watersports in Malvan with many water sports operators and all water rides, and is the most frequented place in Malvan by tourists. Parasailing in the backwater is the latest addition to the activities in Tsunami island.
Bhogwe is a very secluded beach on the opposite banks of Karli river. Bhogwe is a long stretch of beach with the Nivati fort to its south with a very clean beach and a few rocky patches.
Fishing Hamlet in Transformation
An erstwhile fishing hamlet Devbaug is developing into a tourist destination with the youth prefering the tourism industry. Devbaug has some of the best hotels in Malvan.
Devbaug Sangam is the most picturesque spot in Malvan where the Karli backwaters meet the sea. The swaying palms on the other bank and the waves crashing with the river water paints a very beautiful picture. Tsunami Island is off Devbaug sangam.