Chiplun Travel Guide
Chiplun, located in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra is preferred by tourists to relax near to the beautiful Vashishti Lake, take sun-bath at Guhagar beach and visit Chiplun Temple.
The Chiplun Temple is situated on the outskirts of city and is dedicated to Lord Parshurama. Infact, the name of the city i.e. 'Chiplun' is derived from Chiplun Temple which means "The abode of Lord Parshurama". Monsoon season is perfect to visit Chiplun and enjoy the natural beauty of the city among lush green Cashew and Mango groves by the lake-side. The other popular destinations to be visited in Chiplun are Marleshwar Temple, Sawatsada Waterfalls, Koyna Dam and Pandavaas Caves. People travelling from Mumbai to Goa can take a halt here and enjoy Kokum drink with the scenic views. For shopping, visit the small shops near Parshurama Temple and buy popular Alphonso mangoes and variety of spices and pickles.Read More Read Less