Harnai is famous for the fish auctions that happen at Harnai fishing harbour which is an awe inspiring affair. Business worth lakhs is done here in a matter of minutes! The fish auctions at Harnai happen every day at about 6 in the evening.
Durga Devi temple
The Durga Devi temple right at the start of the way leading to Maharshi Karve beach or the Harnai beach. The Durga Devi temple was built way back in the 18th century with Durga Devi as the presiding diety and is a popular temple here.
Located about a quarter of a mile off the coast from Harnai port is the fascinating Suvarnadurg Fort. A rocky island, Suvarnadurg is about 8 acres big with stone wall bastions. The sea-gate depicts carved figures of a tiger, eagle and elephants and fifteen old guns have also been located in the Suvarnadurg fort.
A major attraction near the hotel is the Kadyavarcha Ganpati temple with a rare "Ujwya Sondecha Ganpati". A Ganesh idol with its trunk turned towards right. There is a pond in front of the temple and a small temple of Lord Shiva. The temple is located in Anjarle. From the temple you can also enjoy beautiful sea views
The photo gallery in the honour of the first Bharat Ratna laureate - Maharshi Dr. Dhondo Keshav Karve is at Harnai close to Durga Devi temple and is well worth a visit if you want to see some of the rarest and historic photographs of Maharshi Dhondo Keshav Karve. The museum is just a minute away from thr Durga mandir.