Alore

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Alore
city
Alore.jpg
Alore is located in Maharashtra
Alore
Alore
Alore is located in India
Alore
Alore
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 17°28′N 73°37′E / 17.47°N 73.62°E / 17.47; 73.62Coordinates: 17°28′N 73°37′E / 17.47°N 73.62°E / 17.47; 73.62
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Ratnagiri
Elevation 73.2 m (240.2 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total 5,315
Languages
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 415 603
Telephone code 02355
Vehicle registration MH-08
A tributary of the Vashishti River near Alore

Alore is a village in the Chiplun subdivision of Ratnagiri district, Maharashtra, India. It lies on a bypass of the state highway linking Chiplun to Karad.

Alore has many facilities such as a hospital, reputed school, engineering college, market area, net cafe, continuous electricity, eat outs. This is happened because of the Irrigation department offices present in the town. Koyna Dam Maintenance Division (KDMD) has its main base in Alore.

A government guesthouse is the only lodging in this village. It is located 12 kilometres east of Chiplun, the nearest town. Marathi is the most common language spoken here.

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