15 Things to Do in Panchgani 2020 (Starting from ₹140 Only)

Activities to do in Panchgani

Appreciate the wonder of nature with various things to do in Panchgani the next time you are on a vacation in this beautiful hill town. Full of various adventures and laid-back activities, tourists are in for a surprise during their Panchgani vacation. These activities are a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of life and let you enjoy a rejuvenating vacation. Whether it is boating in Venna Lake or sampling for fresh fruits in Mapro Garden, Panchgani has a sweet surprise for all kinds of tourists. Water sports at Dhom Dam and exploring Rajpuri Caves are some of the offbeat activities to be enjoyed in Panchgani.

Among the most famous Panchgani things to do is paragliding at Table Land which offers the most scintillating views of the surrounding. For those looking to immerse themselves in the serenity of nature, visiting Sydney Point and Parsi Point for watching the sunset or sunrise is a pleasant experience. For history lovers, roaming around the colonial establishments in Panchgani is an activity to look forward to. A drive to Mahabaleshwar amidst the lush greenery or hiking to the medieval forts in Panchgani are some of the few things that will get your blood rushing.
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Scooty on Rent in Panchgani Featured
Scooty on Rent in Panchgani

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Panchgani

Location: PanchganiVehicle Pick up / Drop Location: ST Bus Depot, MahabaleshwarPick Up Timings: Open from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PMDrop Timings: Before 24 hoursA Majestic hill station at an altitude of 4242 ft above the sea level, Panchgani is a famous destination for its natural beauty that entices the tourists from different parts of the world. It is bestowed with beautiful colonial period cottages, forests, cool ambiance, fresh air, woody regions, and many more.Hence, we provide you an opportunity to zip through the town and its attractions at your own pace. Choose from multiple vehicle options available.  The prices are inclusive with everything you need to pick up the keys and drive away. The daily price includes Taxes & Insurance. No hidden charges! You can seamlessly pick from the varied list of Bikes that are assured and will be of the highest possible standard of quality. Free your mind while you drive to adventure.Note: A refundable deposit of INR 1,200 which needs to be paid in cash to the executive at the time of pick-up. Once the vehicle is returned to our hub, the refund will then be processed within 3 working days.Vehicles provided :TVS Scooty PepHonda ActivaPackage offers: Bike rental for one day with the helmet Other Important and Relevant Information:-Unlimited KMs, vehicle drop off time is before 9 AM, drop off post 9 AM will be charged as per day rate.-Documents Required: Driving license, Adhar card/Voter Id.-Fuel, parking, and toll charges not included.-The maximum speed is 60 km/hour.-The minimum age group is 18 Years.Package Offers: Bikes on RentDuration of Rental: 1 DayRefundable Deposit: A refundable deposit of INR 1,200 which needs to be paid in cash to the executive at the time of pick-up
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Panchgani Jeep Safari Tour Flat 15% off Featured
Panchgani Jeep Safari Tour Flat 15% off

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Panchgani

Mahabaleshwar and Panchgani are the most popular hill stations in India that attract thousands of visitors every year. And, this open jeep safari tour will help in exploring the untouched parts of these towns that will surely be an amazing experience for you!About the tourThis trail of 3 hours would take you to the places where you can experience the sunrise, sunset, amazing valley view, off riding, and wildlife. You will be picked up from Panchgani Mahabaleshwar Road, next to Velocity Park, Bhose, and that’s when your journey begins.  You will be accompanied by a professional guide who will give you detailed information about the places. In the middle of the tour, you will be provided with packed snacks to treat your taste buds in the peaceful ambiance. MealsPacked SnacksTimingsMornings:- 6:00 am - 6:30 am and 9:00 - 9:30 amEvenings:- 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm and 7:00 - 7:30 pmMaximum occupancy: 6 PaxMinimum occupancy: 2 Pax
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Panchgani Sightseeing Tour Flat 25% off Featured
Panchgani Sightseeing Tour Flat 25% off

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Panchgani

Panchgani is a popular hill station, near Mahabaleshwar, which is known for its sunrise/sunset and scenic valley view. This charming place offers various spots that you can cover in this amazing sightseeing tour. So, let’s go!!The places covered in this tour are:Parsi PointTable LandSydney PointGhatjai Point-A well-maintained air conditioner vehicle will take you to all these destinations. An experienced driver which is also a storyteller guide will give you a personalized experience and tell you interesting stories about the places.-You will be picked up and dropped off at any location that you want to.-You can choose between Hatchback (Swift and Indica) car according to your preference and group size.Pick-up/ drop off location: As per requirement of customer.Time Duration: 2 HoursNote:Entry charges are included in the package.
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Day Out at Panchgani Featured
Day Out at Panchgani

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Panchgani

Location: PanchganiThis place will make your day filled with fun, and relaxation along with elements of adventure to make your outing delightful. The property provides natural scenic beauty and overlooks a Hill. This makes the experience a must for all the nature lovers who want to go out of their hustle city lives and spend some time in nature. One enjoys very pleasant and favorable weather all year round as the property is on a very high altitude About the activity:Check-in at the campsite by 9 AM - Refresh & Relax, have a scrumptious breakfast and begin your adventure Post that you can join in the following activities like Flying Fox, Commando Crossing, Burma Bridge, Obstacle Course, Trust Track, Trek, Cycling, etc.Lunch will be ready by 1 PM after which you can relax a while and continue with your adventure.Evenings are followed by some light snacks before checkout by 5:30 PM, to energies you after all the adventure.Check-in time- 9 AMCheck-out time- 6 PMPackage Offers: Breakfast, Lunch, and Hi-Tea along with activities mentioned in the activity sectionChild PolicyKids Below 5 years are Complimentary, Kids between 5  years to 10 years have to buy child ticket and above 10 years old will be considered as an adultSuitable for: all age groups.How to reach:The location 115km from Pune, you can reach the location by any public or private transport.
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On Wheelz Amusement Park Panchgani Tickets I Save 18% Featured
On Wheelz Amusement Park Panchgani Tickets I Save 18%

9H

Panchgani

Location: PanchganiCheck-in time: 10 AM.Check-out time: 7 PM. The scenic beauty of the five mountain ranges with all the greenery is really soothing to the eyes. This hill station, although devoid of airport or railways is well connected by road from Pune and Mumbai. It is an adventurous destination for both kids and adults. You can have extreme fun in this Adventure land in just one day, by indulging in all the spine chilling and enthralling activities, which will leave you awestruck.Located in the picturesque valley of Mahabaleshwar, On Wheelz Amusement Park is home to action-packed rides and delightful indoor games. If the adrenaline high starts to dawdle head to the terrifying horror house and experience some more nail-biting fun. The icing on the cake? The park also accommodates a restaurant that serves lip-smacking food to satisfy those hunger pangs! Rides such as Ferris wheel, rainbow, Brake Dance, Mono train, Tsunami, Striking car, Garden Play Area, Freefall, Zyclone, Octopus, Baby train, Sun N Moon, Etc. will keep you busy all day long and will keep filling you up with adventure.  On Wheelz Amusement Park tickets includes access to all the rides. Places to Visit Near On Wheelz Amusement Park Panchgani: Sydney Point: 4.2 kmWilson Point of Sunrise: 16 kmConnaught Peak: 21.6 kmPanchgani On Wheelz Amusement Park Package Offers: Entry and activity charges. The activity includes Ferris Wheel, freefall, rainbow, octopus, Sun n Moon, striking car, brake dance, tsunami, mono train, baby train, single gallery, cricket & cycloneSuitable For: This place is suitable for Families, Friends, and Corporate. Child Policy: Children below the height 4ft. Will be charged as per child package.How To Reach On Wheelz Amusement Park Panchgani: This place is about 275 km away from Mumbai and 100 km from Pune. The road is motorable and can be reached by car or a taxi. 
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Paragliding In Panchgani | Book Online @ Flat 11% Off Featured
Paragliding In Panchgani | Book Online @ Flat 11% Off

Panchgani

Location: PanchganiDuration: 10- 20 minutesPanchgani is located in the middle of five of the fascinating hills of the Sahyadri Ranges. It is one of the best places to go and avail adventure activities as you will be able to gaze the panoramic views of the beauty of nature around. Paragliding in Panchgani is an exciting activity where you will be able to gain 360-degree views of the place and feel like a bird. Fall from high above and let the adrenaline rush in your body.Paragliding is a thrilling activity and with this package, you can avail any of the one options available that you feel suits you best. Classic Tandem, Instructional Tandem, and Acro Tandem are the available options. With this activity, the security is ensured to the fullest with the use of high-quality equipment. There are trained instructors that will help you with the briefing. Book Panchgani Paragliding now and create worth-sharing memories for you.How To Reach Panchgani Paragliding Site:It is around 98 km from Mumbai and around 135 km from Pune. The location is easily accessible through public as well as private vehicles. It is preferred to use private vehicles for smooth travelling.Note:Children under the age of 10 years are not allowed to avail the activity.
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Trekking in Panchgani Flat 40% off Featured
Trekking in Panchgani Flat 40% off

3H

Panchgani

The five hills surrounding Panchgani are topped by a volcanic plateau, which is the second-highest in Asia after the Tibet Plateau. This place is perfect to fulfill your thirst for a trek. Trek:This trek is not so difficult, all you have to do is carry your bags and enjoy the beautiful scenery and wildlife around you. you will be trekking with a professional who will not only guide you but also will tell you interesting stories. This trek will bring you close to nature and you will be learning a lot about them. Pack your bags and get ready for the best experience. Timings: Mornings:- 6:00 am - 6:30 am and 9:00 - 9:30 amEvenings:- 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm and 7:00 - 7:30 pmPick Up Location: Panchgani Mahabaleshwar Road, next to Velocity Park, Bhose.Maximum Occupancy: 20 PaxMinimum occupancy: 4 Pax
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Adventure Day Out in Panchgani Flat 25% off Featured
Adventure Day Out in Panchgani Flat 25% off

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Panchgani

You can easily convert your boring picnic to a thrilling one by visiting this ideal destination in Mahabaleshwar or Pune which gives you a complete package of both refreshment and entertainment. This place will make your day filled with elements of adventure, fun, and relaxation to make your outing delightful and extraordinary. You will also be making new friends, and you will share a bond with your teams, friends, and families connecting you to nature and adventure. Activity:You will be part of these adventure activities like Burma Bridge & Freefall, Commando crossing, Net Climbing, Obstacle Course, Mud therapy. You will also have fun team games like Key Punch, Bull Ring. Meals:You will be welcomed by a refreshing welcome drink, later you will have a healthy breakfast, at lunch you will have the option for veg or non-veg and in the evening snacks will be served. How to reach?After reaching Panchgani you have to react come towards Bhillar at Bhose from there, you will be seeing our signboards keep following you will easily reach the site.Check-In: 9:00 am Check-Out: 5:30 am Maximum Occupancy: 100-120 PAX Minimum occupancy: 4 Pax  
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Half-day Heritage Sightseeing Tour of Panchgani Featured
Half-day Heritage Sightseeing Tour of Panchgani

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Panchgani

Panchgani is a popular hill station, which is well-known for its various sunrise/ sunset points and scenic valley view. This sightseeing tour will render you the opportunity to explore many ancient heritage sites that make your journey memorable and worth-visiting. The places covered in this tour are:Bhavani TemplePratapsingh GardenShivaji StatueKadalot StatueTomb of Afzal KhanA well-maintained air conditioner vehicle will take you to all these destinations. An experienced driver which is also a storyteller guide will give you a personalized experience and tell you interesting stories about the places.You will be picked up and dropped off at your desired location in Panchgani.Pick-up/ drop off location: As per requirement of customer ( In Panchgani)Time Duration: 4 HoursMinimum number of people required: 2
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Panchgani Local Sightseeing Featured
Panchgani Local Sightseeing

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Panchgani

Activity Location: PanchganiActivity Duration:  2 hoursPickup Point: From Hotel/Residence in PanchganiStart Time: Anytime between 10 AM to 3 PM   About the Experience:Panchgani, which is located amidst the Sahyadri Ranges is a perfect getaway from the warm and humid summers of Maharashtra. The scenic beauty of the mountain ranges with all the greenery that is really soothing to the eyes. This charming place offers various attractions that you can cover within a span of 2 hours. You can choose your pick up and drop off location according to your convenience within Panchgani. Your designated driver will take you to all these destinations in a well-maintained and air-conditioned vehicle. Attractions Covered: Parsi Point, Table Land, Sydney Point, and Ghatjai Point.Package offers:  Pickup and drop-off from a local hotel/residence in AC vehicle and a visit to sightseeing places in Panchgani. Child Policy: Children below 5 years are complimentary. For children above 5 years, an adult ticket needs to be purchased.Note:  You can choose your time slot from 10 AM TO 3 PM based on your requirements, just inform the tour operator in advance. 
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Day Out at Panchgani with Space Museum Featured
Day Out at Panchgani with Space Museum

8H

Panchgani

Camping Location: Panchgani, MaharashtraCheck in Time: 09:30 AM Check Out Time : 05:30 PMPanchgani, which is located amidst the Sahyadri Ranges is a perfect getaway from the warm and humid summers of Maharashtra. Enjoy a day out at this location with ample of activities specially catered to the ones who have a curiosity for astronomy and want to explore how space training and managing equipment works. The activities also include making Gas/Air Rockets and launching them so that you can get a taste of space engineering. This experience in the most literal sense will be out of this world! Amateur & novice users can also join in  and take the opportunity to get involved in the activities without any prior knowledge of astronomy.The activities include Observatory and Space Museum tour, Telescope Making, Gas Rocketry, Air Rocketry, learning about Astro Food and Crew assembly training, etc.How to Reach :The Location is 240 KMS  away from Mumbai and 100 KMS from Pune one can reach by any public or private transport.Suitable for all age groups.Note - Minimum group size for the activity should be 60 people.
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Best place for couples, family, and friends. This bungalow has everything in it as mentioned. The entire property looks super clean and spacious, I saw kids had a great time playing in the kid's play-area. rooms have well decorated the frames on the wall go well with the interior designed, spectacular scenery and comfortable stays, Good facilities, good service, good sanitation, good foods, good staff. We took the package with a bonfire and we all had a great time there.
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This package is quite different from the other because the activity was quite interesting and get to learn about something we already learn in school and college time ago and now we can experience this and remind again of what we study. The expert helps us with the clear information of each in an interesting way and from the telescope, we can see clearly and close to it which is so beautiful... It was really and truly very good and interesting camping I ever did so far. Nice accommodation arrangements with good facilities. I would love to come back again.
I absolutely had a wonderful time here with my friends. The home-stay is so beautiful both from the outside and inside. Good sanitation. The rooms were super clean and spacious. The staff was very polite and approachable. We roam around the places nearby it has beautiful views. Nice foods and very supportive staff. Hassle-free and enjoyed the stays like anything.
I and my family would like to thanks the team for the best service and easy booking for this hotel at a reasonable price with hassle-free. The property was easy to reach as they provide a free pick-up from the market to the hotel. The Hotel has everything which is stated on the website. Nice service and nice hotel. Thanks.
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Meticulous staff, This is it really! I love this camping so very much, the activity was really good and unexplainable. The foods there was really good and served on-time, the tents provided to us were good and clean along with the necessary things, the washroom too was clean. Overall it was really a very precious experience and recommend to all.
10 March 2020
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It was the best outing I had with my family till date. My dad and mom both were sports players and they had participated in more activities then we did. It was an amazing experience and we spent the day full of fun and at night we had an amazing time near a bonfire and there were other families as well and we bonded quite well.
24 February 2020
Excellent
The campsite has one of the best activities to spend time. There were so many activities to go for that we booked it for 2 days and 2 nights stay. We even opted for Water Rappelling which was an incredible experience and they served very tasty food as well. We loved the campsite and the amazing views it offers specially in the evening.
19 February 2020
Excellent
The camps here are very comfortable with proper bedding facilities available. We visited in the spring season and the campsite was completely covered with lush greenery which makes the views beautiful and the campsite was so big to go for a nature walk as well.
13 February 2020
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One of the best places we had visited. All our needs of having fun and exploring the beauty of nature is fulfilled here. Exploring the nearby areas on bicycles was unforgettable and a nice experience. We had an incredible experience there.
01 February 2020
Excellent
It was an amazing place for the adventure lovers as the camping offers a lot of activities to do and they spend the entire time having fun and participating in different sorts of activities. Such an amazing option for adventure lovers.

People Also Ask About Panchgani Things To Do

  1. What are the best things to do in Panchgani?

    1. Paragliding at Tableland: Enjoy the 360 degrees view of Panchgani by paragliding from the second largest mountain plateau in Asia. This stunning activity offers the sights of the major tourist sites of the town and a must visit for adventure lovers. Tourists should visit here during sunrise and sunset for the best experience.

    Location: Godavali, Panchgani, Maharashtra 412805.

    2. Rejuvenate yourself at Sydney Point: One of the most refreshing things to do in Panchgani is to capture the brilliant views from Sydney Point. It allows you to see the breathtaking vistas of Krishna Valley, Kamalgad Fort, Dhom Dam and City of Wai. The famous tourist attraction is a must-visit for explorers and nature lovers in Panchgani.

    Location: Dandeghar, Panchgani, Maharashtra 412805.

    3. Have an adventure with nature at Dhom Dam: Located at Krishna River, Dhom Dam offers some of the most surreal Panchgani things to do. Along with offering a solace from the hustle and bustle of city life, it offers various boating activities for thrill seekers. The mountain views and clear blue waters make for an ideal getaway for all tourists in Panchgani.

    Location: Krishna River, Near Wai, Panchgani.

    4. Click the best pictures at Lingmala Falls: A picturesque getaway, visiting the Lingmala Falls is one of the best things to do in Panchgani with your friends and family. The beautiful waterfall offers various sights which you will love capturing in your camera. Tourists can look forward to enjoying a refreshing dip in the waterfalls if they visit during the rainy season.

    Location: Panchgani - Mahabaleshwar Road, Maharashtra 412806.
    Timings: 8 AM to 5:30 PM.

    5. Hike to Pratapgad Fort: Get your pulse racing by hiking to this famous fort in Satara. The fort connects the villages of Par and Kinesvar and is known for the battle of Pratapgad. It captivates your imagination with its scenic grandeur and the tranquil ambience which one can enjoy after a refreshing hike.

    Location: Poladpur Mahabaleshwar Road, Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra 412806.
    Timings: 6 AM to 6 PM.

    6. Shopping at Shivaji Circle: One of the popular Panchgani things to do, bargaining for local wares in Shivaji Circle is a hit among the tourists. It is known for selling different kinds of leather items which are known for their quality and design. Moreover, one can find wooden handicrafts, spices and famous chikkis while shopping at Shivaji Circle.

    Location: Shivaji Circle, Panchgani, India.

    7. Have a glimpse of tribal lifestyle at Devrai Art Village: Known to promote the Adivasi community by bringing their artworks to the centre stage, Devrai Art Village is one of the must visit places in Panchgani. Its core value lies in the belief of sacredness of nature. One can look forward to buying paintings and other souvenirs when visiting here during their Panchgani vacation.

    Location: Devrai, Panchgani CHS, Opposite On Wheelz Amusement Park, Ganeshpeth, Panchgani - 412805.
    Timings: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM.

    8. Sample strawberries at Mapro Garden: One of the must-do things to do in Panchgani for foodies is to visit Mapro Garden. It is surrounded by lush greenery and offers the best local produce to let you enjoy the best food products of Panchgani. It has a chocolate factory, a restaurant, a small nursery, kids’ play area and retail outlet that sells Mapro products.

    Location: 15/1B, Gureghar, Panchgani Mahabaleshwar Road, Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra 412806.
    Timings: All Days – 8 AM to 9.30 PM.

    9. Admire nature at Kaas Valley: Hailed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kaas Valley is home to a blooming wonder of various colourful flowers. The beautiful landscape of Kaas Valley allows you to appreciate the endemic flowers and butterflies while enjoying a nice break from the pollution of the cities. It is a must visit for nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts especially during the monsoon season.

    Location: Kaas Valley, Maharashtra.
    Price:
    -Weekdays: INR 50 (for visitors above 12 years of age),
    -Weekends/ Government Holidays: INR 100 for three years (for visitors above 12 years of age),
    Senior Citizens: Free, Government ID proof required as proof of age.

  2. What are the best things to do in Panchgani with family?

    1. Enjoy boating at Venna Lake: Soak in the lush green views of the Venna Lake in Panchgani by indulging in boating. It is one of the best things to do in Panchgani if you are seeking a refreshing getaway as it is surrounded by trees on all sides and offers a breathtaking view during the evenings.

    2. Drive to the scenic Mahabaleshwar: Rev your car engines towards the Mahabaleshwar which is encompassed by the beautiful Sahyadri ranges. The city boasts of British influence as it was once the summer capital of Mumbai and excites all the history lovers. It presents a plethora of activities and attractions like Lingamala Falls, Elephant’s Head Point etc for the tourists.

    3. Picnic at Parsi Point: Gather your folks for an enjoyable getaway at Panchgani while picnicking at Parsi Point. It offers the verdant views of Krishna Valleys and the Dom Dam backwaters. The captivating spot is an ideal place to soak in the fresh air and enjoy the panoramic landscapes. It is located within a short driving distance from Panchgani.

    4. Shop for fruits at Mapro Garden: One of the best places in Panchgani for the foodies, Mapro Garden is famous for its fruit based products. It has a small chocolate factory, a small nursery, a restaurant and children’s play area for your recreation. It is known for its production of jams and syrups and tourists here can actually see the transformation from fruits to jams and juices.

    5. Enjoy vegetarian delicacies at Purohit Lunch Home: Serving the most lip-smacking vegetarian delicacies, Purohit Lunch Home is a great dining place in Panchgani. It serves delicious Gujarat Thalis at a reasonable price but assures to leave your tummy full with food and your heart with happiness.

  3. What are the best things to do in Panchgani at night?

    1. Enjoy a casual stroll near Venna Lake: If you appreciate scenery of a lake at night, then walking around Venna Lake is one of the popular things to do in Panchgani at night. The place also has many stalls where you can indulge in some delicious snacking. Moreover, there are benches around the lake where you can sit and appreciate the calmness of the ambience.

    2. Shop for local wares at Town Bazaar: This famous marketplace in Mahabaleshwar is known for selling different products like strawberries, sweets, junk jewellery and spices. The market also has a few restaurants and offers a bustling ambience during the night as you can grab a bite of your favorite foods after shopping your heart out.

    3. Karaoke night at Beyond 2000 Discotheque: This place is known for its psychedelic lighting where you can groove to your favorite music at night. The place is a must visit for party lovers and presents a dazzling karaoke night where you can sing along with your friends and loved ones.

    4. Soak in the night views from Arthur’s Seat: Presenting the most scintillating views of the hills at night, Arthur’s Seat is one of the popular places to hang out in Panchgani at night. The ambience here is soothing and captures your imagination. Tourists here can find various carts which sell ice creams and snacks.

  4. What are the best adventure activities to do in Panchgani?

    1. Water sports: A paradise for adventure lovers, Panchgani boasts of having various activities at its sports clubs. The Shivsagar lake is an important spot to not only enjoy the serenity of nature but also indulge in pulse racing activities with your loved ones.

    Some of the popular sports which can be enjoyed here are kayaking, water scooter rides, swimming etc. Another spot popular for boating in Panchgani is Dhom Dam which offers scooter boats, speed boats and motor boat rides. For laid-back visitors, there is Venna Lake in Panchgani where you can enjoy different types of boating like motor boats, row and pedal boats on a cool summer evening.

    2. Trekking: With a pleasant climate, Panchgani offers various easy and moderate level trails for the adventure enthusiasts. For the beginners, a hike to Wai Panchgani road to pay respects at Kedareshwar Temple or crossing the verdant forests to reach the Gureghar Nature Trail are some of the best things to do in Panchgani.

    It also offers some difficult trekking trails which can be enjoyed while hiking to different places like Ajinkyatara Fort, Pandavgad Fort and Sajjangad Fort to see the best views of Sahyadri ranges from the top.

    3. Paragliding: Also known as a flyer’s paradise, paragliding is one of the top Panchgani things to do. The popular places to enjoy paragliding in Panchgani are Bhilar, Khinger and Tapola. The activity will not only give you an adrenaline rush but will offer you the most exquisite views of the surroundings which is full of greenery. The exciting activity can be enjoyed under the guidance of trained instructors in Panchgani.

    4. Biking: Rejuvenate yourself with the tranquil surrounding of Panchgani with a biking adventure. Panchgani has many places where you can rent a bike and then enjoy wandering amidst this beautiful city. It is one of the best things to do in Panchgani with your loved ones as you can soak in the wonderful scenery and escape the monotony of life.

    5. Camping: Take your loved ones to have an adventure amidst the pretty surroundings of nature in Panchgani. It is a great way to escape the hustle and bustle of life and spend some time appreciating the wildlife. Tourists here can indulge in activities like barbeque and stargazing to add some amazing memories to their adventure.

  5. What are the best places for shopping in Panchgani?

    1. Buddha-Ka-Bazaar: This popular shopping destination in Panchgani attracts a number of visitors. It is organised on Saturday and has become an important tourist attraction which presents the lifestyle and tradition of the city. The popular things to shop for here include strawberry, fruit juices, mocktails, candies, honey, organically grown vegetables, chicken cans etc. It is also famous for selling different varieties of Kolhapuri chappals.

    2. Shivaji Circle: One of the unmissable things to do in Panchgani is visiting the Shivaji Circle market. The place is bustling with people and activities and sells different kinds of leather items. The popular products available here are slippers, bags, wooden handicrafts etc which are known for their quality and design. It also offers channas, lemon, spices and chikkis.

    3. Thoptes Beer Shoppy: This popular beer store in Panchgani has different brands of beer for the visitors to choose from. It also offers various categories of wine on sale which can be found in Panchgani. The popular shop in Panchgani is a must visit for all the booze-lovers.

  6. What is Panchgani famous for?

    Panchgani is a popular hill station in Maharashtra which is known to enthrall the visitors with its splendid views. It is surrounded by five famous hills of Sahyadri which lends the name to the hill station along with the picturesque backdrop.

    It offers a quaint escape from the summer heat by offering lush green landscapes and various activities. The most popular adventure to enjoy here is paragliding. Also, panchgani is famous for its fruit products, jams and locally grown strawberries.

  7. What is a good souvenir to buy from Panchgani?

    The popular souvenirs to shop for when you are in Panchgani are slippers, bags and wooden handicrafts. It has various markets which are famous for spices, channas, chikkis and lemon. Moreover, it is quite famous for its locally grown strawberries.

  8. How to reach Panchgani?

    The various ways to reach Panchgani are:

    -By Flight: The nearest airport to be reached via flight to visit Panchgani is Lohegaon Airport. From there, one can take a cab or bus to reach Panchgani.

    -By Rail: The nearest railway station from Panchgani is Chiplun which is located 26 km away.

    -By Bus: Panchgani is well connected by regular buses with different cities of the country.

  9. What is the best time to visit Panchgani?

    The most favorable time to visit Panchgani is from the month of September to May. This is the time when it experiences the winter season and attracts the maximum crowds.

  10. Which is better, Panchgani or Mahabaleshwar?

    Panchgani is best for those tourists looking for a respite from crowds as it is more peaceful. Mahabaleshwar is more touristy and has a lot of commercial places to cater to the crowds.

  11. How many days are enough for Panchgani?

    A vacation of 2 days is sufficient to enjoy the best tourist attractions of Panchgani.

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