Velaneshwar temple is located at almost 16km from Guhagar, right on the sea shore. It is a prominent attraction for tourists visiting the city. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, the temple is. Kuladaivat of many KokanasthaChitpavanbrahmins. Situated around the main temple, there are other temples dedicated to Lord Ganesh, Shri Vishnu, and Kala Bhairav. Devotees in large numbers throng to this temple during the MahaSivaratri festivals.