Sawantwadi has a number of other tourist spots particularly close to it. You can add places like Vengurla, Tarkali, Amboli and Sindhudurg to the itinerary. All these places are marked by their distinct natural aura and tourist sites. Among the major tourism spots in Maharashtra are Shirdi, Ajanta-Ellora, Aurangabad and Goa which is a separate tourist hub of the country in itself. While Shirdiis most revered for its shrine of Saint Sai Baba visited by millions of devotees each year, Ajanta-Ellora are known for ancient rock caves adorned with rock paintings. Aurangabad on the other hand is a historical city and home to world heritage sites like Ajanta and Ellora.