Boating is one of the most popular activities in Malvan be it in the Karli backwaters or a visit to the islands off the coast or a trip to the adjoining Bhogwe beach and Nivati fort. While the backwaters of Karli offer vistas akin to world famous backwaters of Kerala with swaying palms and calm waters, chances of spotting a dolphin is highest while boating in the seas off the coast from Malvan.
Malvan is a holiday destination where there is no dearth of options for activities to engage yourselves in. Be it snorkeling and S.C.U.B.A Diving or adrenaline soaring watersports, a liesurely boat ride in the backwaters of Karli or a trip to the exotic islands off the coast with dolphins giving you company through the ride the plethora of options dont end in Malvan!
SCUBA Diving in Malvan
The dive offered in Malvan is more of a joyride into the underwater world and not the traditional SCUBA Diving. SCUBA Diving in Malvan is done with a air line diving system where oxygen is stored in a tank in the boat and the diver only carries the air line tube. As SCUBA Diving in Malvan is done with this system minimal training is required and tourists can have a peep into the underwater world with practically five minutes instructions!
Things to Do
There are many things that one can do in Malvan
Visit Sindhudurg Fort
SCUBA Dive & Snorkel
Water Sports in Devbaug
Dolphin Watch Boat Rides
Enjoy Malvani Cuisines
Enjoy Malvani Delicacies
No matter what you do or not do in Malvan one thing you shouldn't miss out on is sampling Malvani cuisines which is a cross over of Goan and Maharashtrian culinary styles.
Watersports in Malvan
Malvan is today the most sought after destination for water sports in Maharashtra. Tsunami island off Devbaug in the Karli backwaters is the hub of water sports in Malvan with all the major water rides including parasailing in the sea!