Things to do .

 

Maachli lays an ideal environs for relaxation and rejuvenation. It is an appropriate setting for people who wish to accord with Nature. Grab your favorite book or perform Yoga, meditation or any other specific art/technique that you have learnt, interact with the hosts ,your loved ones  and discover your own self. Watch the nature go its own way and enjoy observing flora and fauna. It is an opportunity for the people who want to leave behind all the luxuries and mechanical living and connect with the region and enjoy your slow holidays.

Though Maachli is not the destination stuffed with too many activities there are certain things which Guests can enjoy.

1...Plantation tour

A guided Walk through the dense plantation of coconut, bettlenut, spices, banana and Mango. You will also be introduced to very useful medicinal plants .

Time 10.30.am to 11.15 am

 

2. Sunset hike to the beach

Our beach trek gives you an opportunity to hike through stunning biodiversity of the plateau, undergrowths, coconut groves, mango orchard, hills and small jungles. While en route you have to ascend and descend two hills and make your way through small village societies. Magnificent view of the beach on the way not to be missed. Apart from the splendorous biodiversity, there is also a small old style temple to relax your tired body and freshen your mind. After two hours walk you land up on the pristine, sunkissed beach where you witness sunset with the company of swaying coconut leaves, seabirds, refreshing winds and divine atmosphere of the beach.

Distance is 5.7km up to the beach and 800 meters on the beach. So the total walking is 6.5km.

Ideal Time
3.45pm to 5.45pm.
Tip
Carried out on Saturdays,Tuesdays,Thursdays
Rates

Rs 250 per person per trek.

Minimum 2 people required for trek.
Please bring hat, sun glasses, bag and camera etc for trek.
No toilet facility available during the trek.
One way transport to be borne by the guests.

 

3. Pottery experience

Visit potters village and try your hand at pottery with the expert potter of the village. You can also buy different pots prepared by potter..

Tip: May Not be functional in Monsoon.
Maximum Capacity-4 people

 

Time
11.30 am to 1.00 pm
Rate
Entry fee Rs 600 per session up to 4 people.

 

Around Maachli

 

Beaches

Maachli is situated at around 15 min drive (10km) from quite unexplored and secluded beaches.

1. Bhogwe Beach- 4 to 5km long stretch of beach

2. Killeniwati Beach-Small, cute beach with an exotic view from the top of an old ruined fort.

3. Khavane Beach-A Small backwater and beach together.

 

Back water ride

Guests can also go for a boat ride to experience divine atmosphere of the backwaters. There are many small sand islands in the backwaters. If the weather conditions are supportive enough one can also take a dip in the water.

Total duration of the boat ride is 2 hours.

Rate
Rs 1800 per boat..
Maximum Capacity-6 people

Tip
Guests have to travel to the place called Korjai(7km) for a boat ride and transportation charges to be borne by the Guests.

Mangrove walk

Mangroves are again different ecosystems just like Jungles and Grasslands. Mangroves are also known to protect the coast in the situations of flooding. Having a walk through such Mangroves is an incredible experience. Guests can visit such Mangroves and have a walk on the bank of beautiful ‘Karli’ Backwaters.

Tip

Guests have to travel to the place called Korjai(7km) for a walk and transportation charges to be borne by the Guests.
This activity is not offered by Maachli but Guests can visit the place on their own. We give all the guidelines to make the experience enjoyable.