Velneshwar the name of the village belongs to lord Shiva temple. The side of the temple which is submerged in the sea is known as the ‘Merumandal’. Many people who had roots from this village were involved in India’s struggle for freedom and have gone on to be one of the greatest individuals in the nation. It is around 20 KM from Guhagar following steep and twisted turns towards the end you will reach the beautiful village. One of the cleanest beaches in konkan and a very good place to visit with family. There are home-stays, hotels, and restaurants in the village, you can enjoy a beautiful sea shore from most of them as they are on the beach.
Konkan is beautiful destination for trips the roads, people, food and everything you will always enjoy. The tourism here has saying also “येवा कोंकण आपलाच असा ” (Which means come konkan is yours).