HOW TO REACH VELAS BEACH
Velas beach is well connected with prime cities in the state of Maharashtra. As one would find out while making their Velas festival online booking, roads are the most widely used medium of transport to reach the place. There are several bus travels from state run bus service and even by private tour operators as well to reach upto Dapoli or Mandangad from where you can take local transport ahed. Konkan Railways can also be put to use, if one wishes to reach here by train. Once can take trains till Chiplun and then onwards private vehicles can be hired to reach velas. Falling in the Ratnagiri district, Velas is a coastal village and is a way far from airport. Best option could be taking private transport from Mumbai / Pune or booking a 2 days package tour departing from Mumbai, operated by popular tour operators like Mumbai Travellers Club ( www.mumbaitravellers.in )
During Homestay accommodation at velas, tourists can also access nearby places worth visiting like Harihareshwar, Dapoli, etc which are in the vicinity and easily accessible from Velas.