Tarkarli beach is known for is clarity of water. One can occasionally see the seabed unto a depth of 20 ft. If we look the beach panoramically, one can see the serene prettiness with shuru trees and wide Karli River at the background. The beautiful sailboats and the tiny magnificent islands make the beach more delightful. Tarkarli is situated 6 km south of Malvan and 546 km from Mumbai on the west coast of India. This place has gained prominence because of its long and narrow stretch of beach with pristine waters. Sindhudurg, one of Maharashtra's most popular and important sea fort and Padmagarh fort are near Tarkarli. Sindhudurg fort was built in 17th century.
Nearest railway station is at Kudal on the Konkan Railway, it is easily accessible from Malvan by bus and rickshaw, which is 514 km away from Mumbai. There is an excellent government resort near the beach for accommodation.
Tarkarli village is situated 6 km to the south of Malvan. Tarkarli is easily reachable from Malvan by bus and rickshaw. The closest railhead is Kudal on the Konkan Railway.