Kolthare is one of the
Village in Dapoli Taluk in Ratnagiri District in
Maharashtra State . Kolthare is located 12.2 km distance
from its Taluk Main Town Dapoli.Shri Dev Koleshwar is an
ancient Shiva Temple located at Kolthare, a village from
Dapoli Taluka of Ratnagiri District from Maharashtra
state in India.
Kolthare is yet
another secluded beach close to Dabhol famous for the
Koleshwar temple 'Kul Daiwat' of many chitpavan families
and of all Bhaves(Kaushik Gotra). With a small cove
tucked between two hillocks the Kolthare beach with a
great camping ground offers a magnificent view from the
coconut plantations on the hillocks. At the southern end
of the beach there is a small village cemetry. The beach
nearby is extremely clean. The ‘Agom Aushadhalay’ is in
the vicinity. It is popular for its sale of Ayurvedic
include the beaches and temples in the Dapoli area and
the Chandika Devi Temple.
Getting there :
Nearest rail head is Khed and the nearest bus stand is
Dapoli. It is connectd by state transport buses from
Dapoli and Ratnagiri.