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Situated close to the famous hill station of Lonavala, Lohagad is one of the most magnificent places to visit in Pune. Located on a beautiful hillock near Malavali, this place is one of the favourite destinations for trekking enthusiasts in Pune. Dating back to the 18th century, this place is an interesting visit to appreciate the charm of ancient architecture nestled in the midst of natural beauty.
Lohagad Fort offers an exciting trek where people can look forward to an adrenaline filled day. Surrounded by beautiful green hills, it also offers various delightful opportunities for photographers and nature lovers to appreciate the panoramic views all around.
Location: Lohagad Fort, Lohagad Trek Rd, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: The best time to visit Lohagad Fort is during Monsoon season when the surroundings are most spectacular due to the rains and presence of dark clouds without the scorching sun.
Entry fee: There is no entry fee to visit Lohagad Fort
Timings: One can visit the Lohagad Fort from 9 am to 6 pm
Enjoy the wonder of nature by paying a visit to the exquisite Pawna Lake when you are in Pune. Its paradise location is something that you will not be able to forget anytime soon. The setting at Pawna Lake is made beautiful with the presence of various tourist attractions like Lohagad Fort, Tikona Fort, Tung Fort and Visapur Fort. Its refreshing ambience makes this place a beautiful destination near Lonavala and Khandala to enjoy an idyllic weekend.
It was created as an artificial water reservoir and offers a soothing time to relax with nature. People keep flocking to Pawna Lake for its postcard-perfect landscape. The place is known for its wonderful climate and offers a serene retreat away from the noise of usual city life. Pawna Lake is also known to attract nature lovers due to the number of flora and fauna which can be seen around the lake. Some of the activities which you can look forward to enjoying at Pawna Lake are camping, paragliding, sightseeing etc.
Location: Pawna Lake, Pune
Best Time to visit: The best time to visit this place is during the monsoon season
Entry fee: There is no entry fee for visiting Pawna Lake
Timings: This place can be visited from morning till evening.
Literally meaning the Lion Fort, Sinhagad Fort is one of the most famous historical places to visit in Pune. It was earlier named Kondana and believed to have been built about 2000 years ago. Sinhagad Fort occupies an important place in the history of Pune as there were many important battles like the famous Battle of Sinhagad fought here. It boasts of a strategic location and is protected by natural frontiers.
The fort makes a mesmerising scenery with the Sahyadri mountains and serves an as popular place for outings in Pune. Many trekking lovers also flock the place for an enterprising day to complete a one day trek from the village to the fort. Some notable attractions which you can see inside the fort are Tanaji memorial, the tomb of Rajaram Chhatrapati, a Kali temple, some military stables and a brewery.
Location: Sinhagad Ghat Road, Thoptewadi, Pune, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: The months of winter and monsoon season from July to February are the most preferred time to visit this fort
Entry fee: N/A
Timings: Tourists can visit here between 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m
Raigad Fort is a majestic fort in Maharashtra which you can see in Sahyadri mountain ranges of Western Ghats. The fort is a symbol of Maratha pride and one of the great reminders of the history of Marathas. It was named as Gibraltar of the East by the British due to its strategic location and one of the most important landmarks in the city of Pune.
Some main attractions of Raigad Fort are the Hirakani Buruj, Maha Darwaja, the King’s Durbar, Takmak Tok, Jagdishwar Mandir etc. The fort has become a major tourist spot for its trekking opportunities where one needs to climb up to 1737 steps and enjoy a breath-taking view of the landscape. For those who wish to give trekking a miss, there is a splendid ropeway ride to give you goosebumps as you move through the winds with an exquisite aerial view of the landscape. The place has been dubbed as one of the most exciting Pune tourist destinations for history lovers and adventure freaks.
Location: Raigad Fort, Raigad, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: The best time to visit Raigad Fort is from November to March
Entry fee: The cost of an entry ticket for Indians is INR 10 / USD 0.15 and for foreigners, it is INR 100/ USD 1.54
Timings: Tourists can visit Raigad Fort from 10 am to 6 pm every day
Also famous as Tanaji Sagar Dam, Panshet Dam is one of the top places to visit in Pune for adventure enthusiasts. Perched beautifully in the Sahyadri Ranges, Panshet Dam is a visual delight with a surreal landscape that offers a soothing retreat. Panshet Dam is encompassed by luxuriant hills and a number of thundering waterfalls that makes it a perfect place for nature lovers too.
Tourists here can look forward to savouring an adrenaline rush by partaking in a number of water sports. Some of the popular water sports enjoyed here are kayaking, boating and few rides like the banana ride and water scooters. Other activities which you can enjoy here are trekking and camping in the midst of nature.
Location: Panshet Dam, Ambi River, Pune District, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: The best time to make a visit to Panshet Dam is during the monsoon days or in the evenings of the winter season
Entry fee: During the weekdays the entry fees for an adult is INR 250/USD 3.75 and for a child is INR 170/ USD 2.62. For the weekends the entry fees for a child in INR 230/ USD 3.54 and for an adult is INR 300/ USD 4.62
Timings: Tourists can visit here from 10:00 am in the morning to 6:00 pm in the evening.
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Traveller Tales From Maharashtra
09 April 2015
Many unknown and unseen pictures of Mumbai was revealed during our tour. In today's world, we are so much attracted towards all the glamour and hardly bother about those faces who brings us these glamo...
02 April 2018
"best place for tent stay! overall good experience"
04 January 2018
Very good and interesting tour. It has an appropriate mixture of daily life insight, local attractions and temples. The guide is also very good with the right amount of information and support.
08 December 2017
"very good tour"
22 November 2017
I thought I know all about wine. I understood I was wrong, when I visited here. I got to now so much more about wines.
22 November 2017
Do you want to learn how to make different types of wine? Also, do you want to learn how to cook various kinds of Maharshtrian cuisine? You have to pay a visit to the vineyards of Nashik.
22 November 2017
A trip starting from Mumbai, travelling on the Mumbai Nashik Expressway, visiting the vineyard and learning how different types of wine are made, made my weekend complete.
22 November 2017
I made lot of memories in this trip as I came to know about the different types of my most favourite drink. A visit to the vineyard was indeed a great experience for me.
22 November 2017
Who does not want to make the weekend more special by going on a wine tour? I grabbed the opportunity and visited this place for knowing more about wine and wine making.
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One of the first places that come to one’s mind when they visit Maharashtra is Mumbai, but there is more to this Maratha state. For sightseeing around Maharashtra places like:
Shoppers know that shopping is an activity with such a diverse range. Maharashtra caters to all kinds of shopping, Mumbai offering the hottest trends in the market.
Exploring through the various cuisines even at the local reveals Maharashtra’s true identity and its culture. Many are not much aware of the Maharashtrian cuisine, there do exist a large interesting culinary.
If you have come to Maharashtra for an experience your trip is not complete until n unless you visit one of these spiritual places. It is said that the state is blessed with different temples and shrines which are ancient and magical.
If you are a health freak and would like to maintain your fitness streak while exploring Maharashtra, we have some cycling routes which will keep you on the fitness route.
When a state has Sahyadri mountain range at its disposal with abundant flora and fauna as its Kohinoor, it is bound to have some of the exotic jungles housing beautiful creatures.
What are the things that are required for a memorable camping trip? A peaceful space which is lush green surrounded by nothing but nature and a serene water body nearby, and to top it a night sky filled with stars.
Adventure junkies are always on the hunt for places that can give them the thrill, the adrenaline rush. Come monsoon season Maharashtra becomes one of those states that offer some of the most adventurous trekking tours especially around that time.
Yes, you can. Everyone has heard about Dharavi being Asia’s largest slum which is also the heart of small scale industry in Mumbai, but very few people know that you can actually go for a tour around the Dharavi slums.
If you are a resident of Maharashtra or probably staying in a state which is near Maharashtra then you have to have to try your hands at the watersports and cruising on these locations.