Vengurla is a town in Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra, India just north of Goa. It is surrounded by a semicircular range of hills with lush green foliage mainly of cashew, mango, coconut, and different kinds of berry trees. The hills of Dabholi, Tulas, and Mochemad respectively lie in the north, the east, and the south of Vengurla, while the Arabian Sea is located on its west.
Vengurla, being a safe and natural port, the commercial center was initially established during 1665 by Dutch traders and subsequently by British rulers. Signs of Dutch – British rulers are present in the city: Dutch Wakhar (Godown), St. Lukes Hospital, Crawford Market etc. Planned city having road & drainage system, market, commercial and office buildings, Municipal Council, Hospitals, Parks etc. was developed by British rulers. The 130-year-old Vengurla Municipal Council is one of the oldest Municipal Council in Maharashtra State.
Under the Koppen climate classification, Vengurla features a tropical monsoon climate. The highest temperature in summer reaches 42°C while in winter, the temperature drops up to 10°C. The annual precipitation is 3,155.3 mm (124.22 in).
Vengurla Beach is well connected from Mumbai, Pune, Goa, and Kolhapur via state transport buses that ply regularly in this route. By road, Mumbai is around 535 km from Vengurla. … The best mode of transportation is by bus or taxi.