Igatpuri Monsoon Getaway
Igatpuri Views in Monsoon
Igatpuri (2000 ft asl) is a hillside getaway on NH-03 enroute to Nashik (50 kms) at under 3 hours from Mumbai and 4 hours from Pune. Igatpuri as a getaway has been made popular by presence of a few getaway resorts. It is renowned for its Buddhist Pagoda and a meditation center.
Igatpuri comes alive during monsoon when the area becomes misty and green. Umpteen number of spontaneous waterfalls come alive in areas around here.
Igatpuri is also stopover on the Mumbai – Shirdi (Igatpuri is mid-way) route and from here one can also visit Trybamkeshwar Jyotirlinga Temple (50 kms) and Bhandardara (50 kms).