Location: Rajapur Ratnagiri
Rajapur is a city and a municipal council in Ratnagiri district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is 385 km away from Mumbai.
The climate here is tropical. In winter, there is much less rainfall than in summer. This climate is considered to be Aw according to the Koppen-Geiger climate classification. The average annual temperature in Rajapur is 26.0 °C. The rainfall here averages 2214 mm.
During the days of the Bijapur Sultanate, Rajapur was important maritime trade center due to a navigable creek that connects it to the Arabian sea. It became an access point to the rich cities of Deccan for those involved in the Arabia-India commerce.
Place of Interest
• Rajapur is a hub for business activity for the surrounding many small villages. Rajapur is famous for mangoes called Alphanso or locally called “Hapus”.
• Aryadurga device, Devisor: Shri Aryadurga Devi temple is very famous in Rajapur (Ratnagiri) Many devotees come to visit this temple. It is 24 km from Rajapur. The fair of Aryadurga device is very famous in Rajapur