I am glad to know that Palghar district administration publishing a tourism website. Palghar district has potential of being an oust standing tourist destinations with its pristine beaches, lush green forests, rich wildlife, ancient caves and historical forts, backwaters, temples and ecological hotspots.
I hope that this informative website will cater to the needs of our guests all over the country. I wish all the success to the efforts by the district administration.
"It gives me immense pleasure to know that Palghar district administration is publishing Palghar Tourism website. Palghar is one of the most beautiful districts of Maharashtra. This district has historical, cultural and spiritual heritage which when coupled with the natural beauty spread across the district in the form of pristine beaches, hill stations, lakes, winding rivers and wonderful backwaters, makes it an ideal tourist destination.
I am sure this Tourism website will be useful for all the domestic as well as international tourist to know Palghar in better way and understand its vivid beauty."
"Discover a world unlike any other.
A land where forest, river and sea meet.
If there’s one place where you can experience it all, it is Palghar.
The best part, you ask? It’s just 115 kilometers to the north of Mumbai.
Stroll on sandy beaches to find your calm or discover the roots of the ancient Warli art and Tarpa dance. Whether its historical forts or places of worship; Palghar is strategically connected to it all.
Witness history in its full glory and relive the valour of Chimaji Appa who captured the Vasai Fort from the Portuguese back in 1739! Experience century-old traditions when you visit Adivasi and get your adrenaline rush on hilltops, rocks and shores. There’s something for everyone in this place I call my home. And when you fall in love with this place, maybe you can come back for more…
With our ‘Pleasant Palghar’ initiative we’re ready to place this best-kept secret on the world map as an international tourist destination. Through eco-friendly and sustainable tourism, our vision is to introduce Palghar’s rich culture and history to the world while creating livelihood opportunities for the locals.
I welcome you to the land of pleasant surprises which will lead the new journey."
Dr. Manik Gursal Collector & District Magistrate, Palghar