Malvan Region

Malvan is a small town located in the Sindhudurg District. The region has huge historical and cultural importance in Maharashtra.  Malvan Taluka has various villages like Achra, Jamdul, Khalchi Devli, Achra, Sarjekot, Aangnechi wadi, etc. There is a well known historical monument present over here named Sindhudurg fort which is beautiful and has been spread over a vast area. The Malvan mangoes and sweets are famous and form an important part of the Malvan culture. The main occupation of the people is fishing and some are involved in the travel industry. There is huge quantity of salt produced over here and it has derived its name  from this as the salt producers’ use the term “Mahalavan” to describe the area rich in salt. Read more about Malvan Region