Ganpatipule is the most important attraction in Ratnagiri. Ganpatipule Temple is a holy place in Ratnagiri. This Ganpati is situated on the shores of the beautiful Ganpatipule beach. Ganpatipule is known for its self-contained Ganesh temple and its beautiful coastline. The temple is said to be 400 years old. Therefore, the temple was under various governmental protection like Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, Madhavrao Peshwa from time to time. This is one of the famous tourist destinations in Konkan region. In Ganapatipule, the deity gift is the clean and long beach. The whole coastline is very beautiful. On this coast, you can spend a great time with your family. In Ganapatipule, you can visit the ‘Cochin Konkan Museum’, here you can see the culture of the people of the Konkan region. Available here to stay at ‘Bhakta Niwas’ in Ganpatipule. There are many options available if you want to stay in a private hotel. The Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation is also located at the resort which is only 2 minutes away from the temple. The best time to visit Ganapatipule is from November to February.