Places around pune

Tourist places around pune.

Baneshwar

Baneshwar shiva temple places around pune

‘Baneshwar’ is a place mainly popular for a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.

‘Baneshwar’ is a beautiful picnic spot and its another attraction is the Dark Forest & beautiful waterfalls.

The greenery and the scenery make the place a touch me not beauty.

Korigad Fort

places near around pune mumbai Korigad fort

‘Korigad Fort’ is a trekking destinations is about 20 km away from Lonavla around Pune.

This fort was incorporated by Shivaji Maharaj into his kingdom. Best time to visit is winter.

In summer, the heat will become unbearable since you have nearly a 2.5 km trail to cover on the top of fort without a single tree or any other shade. In rains, I think you will not be able to see anything at all from the top.

Lohagad fort

places near around pune mumbai Lohagad fort‘Lohagad fort’  is about 52 km’s from Pune. ‘Lohagad fort’ is situated in the Sahyadri range.

It divides the basins of the Indrayani and Pavna River.

There are four Large Gates to Lahagad Fort and still these gates are in well condition.

Khadakwasla

Khadakwasla Dam Pune

‘Khadakwasla’  is a dam 20 km away from the City of Pune in Maharashtra, India.

‘Khadakwasla’ dam is one of the main sources of water for Pune city, also most of surrounded area will depend upon water of ‘Khadakwasla’  dam.

‘Khadakwasla’  dam is in the route of a historical place and one of the oldest Fort Sinhagad in Maharashtra.

Also ‘Khadakwasla’ dam is one of the most popular picnic spot for every punekar people. There is a “chowpatty” offering food and non-alcoholic drinks.

Karla Caves : 

Karla Caves places near puneKarla Caves are one of the ancient caves in Maharashtra, complex of ancient Indian Buddhist rock-cut cave shrines.

These caves built up by ancient Buddhists more than 2,000 years ago in 2nd century BC.

There are a temple of goddess ‘Ekveera’ in front of these caves.  ‘Ekveera’ is main goddess of Koli community from mumbai.

Bhaja Caves :

Lanavala :

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Alibag

Famous Alibag Beach, family and kids friendly places near Pune and Mumbai.

Distance from Pune:  145 kilometers.            Distance from Mumbai:  92 kilometers.

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Alibag is surrounded by the beautiful and sandy Beaches. Alibag could be a coastal town and in a Raigad District, within the Konkan region of Maharashtra, India. Famous the weekend getaways close to Mumbai and Pune. Alibag is approachable either by road or by a ferry from the entry of india in southern mumbai. Continue reading

Famous hill stations Lonavala Khandala near Pune and Mumbai

Lonavala khandala beautiful and famous hill stations near Pune and Mumbai.

Distance:  Lonavala is about 65 kilometers from Pune and 93 kilometers from Mumbai.

Famous hill station Lonavala near pune mumbai India

Lonavala is one of the famous hill stations near Pune and Mumbai. Lonavala is situated in Pune district, Maharashtra state, India. It’s a favorite weekend destination of Pune Mumbai.

Lonavala is well known for famous “Lanavala Chikki”. Peoples can reached Lonavala within one and half (1.5) hour from Pune and within three hours from Mumbai. Continue reading

top 10 most beautiful waterfalls in the world

1) Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls is the most famous waterfalls in the world. Niagara Falls located in US and Canada border.  Niagara waterfalls on the western bank of the Niagara River in Canada city.

Millions of visitors visit Niagara Waterfalls every year for Experienced spectacular beauty of Niagara Falls.  Niagara Falls State Park is also a oldest state park of America.

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How to Pack a bag for Family Vacations

Family vacations really great idea for relaxing from your daily work.

Bag Packing is most important part of your vacations. So you have to pack your bag very carefully. In this article I am going to write about How to Pack a bag for family vacations and which things you have to bring for making tension free family vacations.

How to Pack for a Family Vacations travel with kids

First make a list of everything to be brought.

Things to bring for a packing…..

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Hill stations near pune

List of hill stations near pune india

In this post you will found a information about various hill stations near pune and mumbai. Including hill station, mahabaleshwar, matheran, tapola, panchgani, Lavasa, Amboli, Bhandardara, Chikhaldara etc…

Mahabaleshwar 

Hill stations near pune mumbai, Famous hill Station Mahabaleshwar Beautiful Place to Visit Near Pune Mumbai

Mahabaleshwar is one of the beautiful hill stations near pune and mumbai. Located in Satara district in Maharashtra state of India.

Mahabaleshwar is around 120 Kms – 150 Kms from Pune and mumbai. Mahabaleshwar is one of the most beautiful and evergreen forest in India.

Their are so many beautiful waterfalls to visit in monsoon season.

Book a best hotels and resorts in Mahabaleshwar.

Matheran 

Hill stations near pune mumbai, Famous hill Station Matheran Beautiful Place to Visit Near Pune Mumbai

This hill stations also a popular near Pune and Mumbai. Matheran located in Raigad district in Maharashtra state of India.

Their are around 30 – 34 points for visit. Some of these are Echo Point, Monkey Point, Panorama Point, and Heart Point etc.

Their are available many activities to do in Matheran like Trekking, Horse riding, Valley Crossing etc…

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Panchgani
Hill stations near pune mumbai, Famous hill Station Panchgani Beautiful Place to Visit Near Pune Mumbai

Panchgani is also a beautiful hill station near around Pune and Mumbai, located in Satara district in Maharashtra state of India.

Their are 8 – 10 places to visit near around Panchgani.  Some of these places are Panchganga Mandir, Kamalgad Fort, Table Land etc….

This hill station is a perfect destination for nature beauty lovers.

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Tapola

Hill stations near pune mumbai, Famous hill Station Panchgani Beautiful Place to Visit Near Pune MumbaiTapola is a Eco village and a one of the most beautiful hill stations near pune, Mahabaleshwar, Satara.

Hill Station Tapola formally known as a mini Kashmir for it’s famous Tapola Lake.

Places to visit near Tapola hill station are Mahabaleshwar, Shivsagar Lake, Kas Pathar, Vasota Fort etc…

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Amboli 

Hill stations near pune mumbai, famous hill station Amboli near puneAmboli is a beautiful and famous hill station near Sawantwadi in South Maharashtra, India.

This beautiful Hill station is situated at a height of 690 mtr’s in the southern range of Sahyadri hills near Sawantwadi.

Amboli is wonderful place surrounded by a dense forest and a beautiful valleys.

Book a best hotels and resorts in Sawantwadi

Lavasa city

Hill stations near pune mumbai, Lavasa Hill Station Near Pune Mumbai one of the famous hill station in MaharashtraLavasa city is a private and planned hill station near Pune. This private hill station is situated in the range of western mountains.

You can explore beautiful landscapes and serene while visiting this hill station.

You can enjoy exciting adventurous activities like water sports, trekking, mountain climbing, and hiking.

Book a best hotels and resorts in Lavasa

Bhandardara 

Hill stations near pune mumbai, umbrella falls Bhandardara hill stationThis is a quite and peaceful hill station in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra. Nestled in the famous range of sahyadri mountains.

There are cascading waterfalls and streams of water flowing down the mountains, tourists can enjoying it in the months of  July – October.

Some of the places visit near Bhandardara hill station are umbrella falls under Wilson Dam, Arthur Lake, Kalsubai Shikhar, Agasti Rishi Ashram, Ratangad Fort etc….

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Chikhaldara

Hill stations near pune mumbai, chikhaldara hill station near pune mumbaiThis hill station is located in Amaravati district of Maharashtra State.

Chikhaldara is full of Nature, deep valleys, wildlife, viewpoints, lakes and waterfalls.

Places to visit near around this hill station are the Melghat, Kolkaz National Park, Hurricane Point, Prospect Point, Narnala Fort and more….

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Almora North India Hill Station

Almora

Tour packages for Famous North Indian hill station Almora in Uttarakhand

Almora is one of the Top most hill station from North India and is a district in the Kumaun region, in Uttarakhand State of India, with a breathtaking panoramic view of Himalayas, summons tourists worldwide to its alluring grandeur of natural beauty. Continue reading

10 Beautiful Places in India for visit

Beautiful places in India for visiting in your relax time

1) Khajjiar

Khajjiar is a small hill station in Chamba District, Himachal Pradesh, India, 24 km away from Another famous hill station ‘Dalhousie’. Khajjiar sits on a small plateau with a small stream-fed lake in the middle that has been covered over with weeds.

This hill station is surrounded by green meadows and dense forests. there is a 12th century KhajjI Nag temple. The temple made from beautifully carved wood.

In winter, the temperature hovers around freezing point with snowfall and heavy woolens are required. In summer, the climate is mild and light woolens / cottons are recommended.

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Khajjiar Beautiful Hill Station

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A unique travelling palate in India that suits every taste buds

A unique travelling palate in India

kullu manali popular hill stations of India

Kullu Manali extremely popular tourist destination of India

India, a country of diversities in its rich cultures and travelling vistas. India imbue’s in it a bemusing geography, with snow clad views of Himalayas in north,swirling sands of Rajasthan in west, sandy dunes along the crystal clear waters of snarling beaches in south, pristine backwaters of Kerala. All these contribute to a lot of surprises along with pure enthrall and adventure. Continue reading

Baneshwar shiva temple

Baneshwar shiva temple

Baneshwar-shiva-temple-places-around-pune‘Baneshwar’ is a place mainly popular for a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. This place is a beautiful picnic spot and its another attraction is the Dark Forest & beautiful waterfalls. The greenery and the scenery make the place a touch me not beauty.

Amazingly beautiful surroundings. I was at the Baneshwar in the hot summer month of May, and the dense jungle surrounding the temple, and the beautiful garden provided the much needed relief from hot sun. After the darshan of Bhagwan Mahadev we had a picnic lunch in the garden. In the month holy month of Shravan thousands of Shiv Bhakts visit this temple for darshan and pooja.

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