16.99140773.273511Bhagvati Bundar. An old harbour, no longer in use as such but, instead, as a good white sand beach. A good beach with black sand is Mandvi Bundar. (updated Feb 2018)
Bhatyachi Khadi- Khadi. An area where river meets to sea. The village near this place is Bhatye, so known as Bhatyachi Khadi. The place is beautiful with a view of river & sea both. There is good casuarina cultivation on the sea shore. Also there is regional research centre for coconut & spices just near the casuarina plantation.
17.1464973.267112Ganapatipule. A clean seashore and Ganpati temple, about 30 km North from Ratnagiri. This temple is reconstructed in Rajasthani stones and look.
Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak Smarak. The monument and the home of a man who set off the 'Swadeshi Movement' and spearheaded the fight against the British Raj
16.9975173.294193Patit Pawan Mandir. The temple built by Swatantryaveer Savarkar for patit class of people.
16.9961773.270444Ratnadurga Fort. A fort covered by sea on 3 sides, with a temple of Goddess Bhagwati inside.
16.983481173.31151165Thebaw Palace. Burma King Thebaw was imprisoned in this palace, built in Pagoda style. The Government had given part of this palace for Polytechnic college. (updated Feb 2018)
17.6579473.172456Tilak's birthplace. The great Indian freedom fighter Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak's birthplace.
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Hotel Prabha. It is the best place in Ratnagiri to stay. It has a restaurant also. Good rooms and good service. Its really wonderful to stay there.
Hotel Prasad. It is a safe place in the center of the city.
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