Why Sawantwadi. A next property destination in Sindhudurg.
“Sawantwadi” is a heritage city in Sindhudurg and also a famous tourism destination. It is a well known for wooden toys. It is on the border between Maharashtra and Goa.
Shiroda and Mochemad are the famous beaches which are close to Sawantwadi and these two places are proposed for Five Star Resorts. Amboli hill station and Sawantwadi are in close vicinity. This hill station is proposed for an International Golf Course and Sports Adventure Sports Center. National Highway 17 passes through the city. Other cities in Sindhudurga Vengurle, Kudal, Malvan and Kankavali are well connected by roads and MSRTC Buses. The major MSRTC Bus Depot is in city where several buses are running to Karnataka, Goa and other parts of Maharashtra. Major cities Panjim (Goa), Belgaum (Karnataka) and Kolhapur (Maharashtra) are 50 Kilometers and 100 Kilometers respectively.
Sawantwadi Road Station is 20 minutes drive and Dabolim-Goa airport is one and half hour drive. The proposed airport is 22 kilometers from the city and Sindhudurg Fort -Malvan also in near vicinity.
Sawantwadi being a Taluka place, there are all most all important government offices.They are as below:
- Sub Div. Office Revenue
- Tahasil Office
- Panchayat Samitee, B.D.O
- Div. Office Forest
- Dy. Superintendent of Police
- Taluka Land Records (T.L.R.)
- Div. Agriculture Office
- M.S.E.B. Sub Div. Office
- Public Works Department Div.
- 170 N, 150 S, 730 W, 750 E
- 367 feet high, above sea level
- Average rainfall: 4000 mm.
- Average humidity: morning 74% & evening 71.5%
- Yearly average temp: 270 C.
- Population: 22,901
Some Major Trains that passes through Sawantwadi Railway Station.