Kashid is an offbeat destination which is growing in popularity in travellers' itineraries. Sandwiched between two rocky hillocks, Kashid Beach on the shores of the Arabian Sea is one of the most beautiful stretches in the Konkan region of Maharashtra. It is located 30km from Alibag and 135km from Mumbai on the Alibag-Murud road.
Kashid is popular mainly because of its white sand, blue seas, green mountains, paddy fields, and rivulets. Kashid has a 3 km stretch of beach tucked in between two rocky hillocks with Casuarina groves all around the seashore.
Do try the Konkani specialities and fresh sea food at the local restaurants.
The nearest airport is Mumbai.RAIL
The closest railhead using the Konkan railway is via Roha railway station. Roha is 122 km from Kashid.
You can even get down at Pen station using same railway line as pen is 60 km from Kashid.ROAD
140 km from Mumbai, 135 KM from Thane, 110 km from New Bombay (Vashi).
Buses plying regularly between Mumbai central - Murud halt at Kashidbr Buses plying regularly between Thane - Murud halt at Kashid Frequent service available for Alibaug from Mumbai, Thane. From there buses are available for Murud which halt at Kashid village. Driving down to Kashid itself is a rejuvenating experience. Its around 140 Km from Mumbai / Thane. The road is quite good in condition except for few patches. The journey itself is very rewarding.