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Mahabaleshwar/Panchgani Experience

Hill Station | Heritage Hill Station

Echo Point at Kates Point
View from Kates Point
Venna Lake
Strawberry Farm
Table Top Land
Horse Riding in Mahabaleshwar / Panchgani
Mapro Jam Factory
Mapro Jam Factory
Views from Panchgani

Mahabaleshwar (4,500 ft asl) and Panchgani (4,400 ft asl) is a twin hill station situated at a distance of 20 kms from each other in the western ghats of Maharashtra. Well known for its strawberry produce, Mahabaleshwar carries a bit of the old world charm as it has been a summer destination since pre-independence colonial era.

Panchgani (means five hills) is well known for trekking and other adventure activities such as paragliding, go-carting, horse riding to attract all segments of guests.

Mahabaleshwar and Pachgani have now evolved from summer holiday destinations and hill stations into an all-season getaway.

There are a number of heritage hotels (With distinct Parsi Zoarastrian hospitality) here that offer excellent heritage hospitality / Parsi ethnic cuisine and a stay here is nothing short of an experience.

There are bungalows around the area that are excellent for families and popular for small family groups to arrive and spend a couple of days.

There are number of view points, forts and an ancient Mahabaleshwara temple that are well visited. Drives around the area are very scenic. Mapro Jam factory in Pune road is also popular.

Stay Duration: 2-3 nights Seasonality: October – May is the best time to visit

 

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  • Strawberry farms are situated all around Mahabaleshwar, most prominently on Mahabaleshwar - more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 5 Kms )
  • Horse riding is a popular activity in Mahabaleshwar. Horses are available for hire near Lake or more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 1 Kms )
  • Venna Lake

    Lake or Riverside, Rides
    Venna Lake is where like any typical hill station in India, has guest arriving for a bit of more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 4 Kms ), Panchgani ( 21 Kms )
  • Arthurs Seat

    View Point
    Arthurs seat is a view point at about 4000 ft asl. Tourist cabs have this point in their tourist more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 14 Kms )
  • Kates Point

    View Point
    Kates point is located to the east of Mahabaleshwar and is renowned for its view of two reservoirs more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 7 Kms )
  • Wilson Point

    View Point
    Wilson Point is the highest point in Mahabaleshwar at 4500+ ft asl. Wilson point is the only more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 2 Kms )
  • Tapola Lake

    Lake or Riverside
    Tapola Lake is a set at 27 kms from Mahabaleshwar and is popular with tourists for a visit. Here more

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    Tapola Lake, Mahabaleshwar ( 27 Kms ), Panchgani ( 45 Kms )
  • Paragliding is conducted at Sydney Point near the town centre. Recommended for all adventure more

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    Panchgani ( 3 Kms )
  • Sydney Point

    View Point
    Sydney Point at 3 kms from Panchgani offers views of the Krishna Valley, Kamalgad Fort and area more

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    Panchgani ( 3 Kms )
  • Table Top Land

    View Point, Rides
    Table Top Land is a mountain pleateau at Panchgani and where tourists converge in the evening for more

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    Panchgani ( 1 Kms ), Mahabaleshwar ( 20 Kms )
  • Sherbaug

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    A Kind of Amusement park in Panchgani that is popular with families having more

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    Panchgani ( 3 Kms )
  • Parsi Point

    View Point
    Parsi Point in Panchgani offers excellent views of the Krishna more

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    Panchgani ( 1 Kms )
  • Mahabaleshwara Temple

    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Shiva temple in Old Mahabaleshwar (known as Kshetra Mahabaleshwar). Mahabaleshwar got name more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 7 Kms )
  • Connaught Peak

    View Point
    Connaught peak is the 2nd highest peak around Mahabaleshwar and a view point offering excellent more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 5 Kms )
  • The Elephants Head Point is a view point at 12 kms from Mahabaleshwar. The view point is set on a more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 12 Kms )
  • Mapro Garden

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    Mapro garden is set on Mahabaleshwar - Panchgani road around Mapro Jam factory where one arrives more

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    Panchgani ( 7 Kms ), Mahabaleshwar ( 12 Kms )
  • On Wheelz

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    On Wheelz is an amusement park in Panchgani that offers all kinds of rides for kids and more

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    Panchgani ( 2 Kms ), Mahabaleshwar ( 18 Kms )
  • Pratapgarh Fort

    Heritage Site
    Pratapgad fort (3000+ ft asl) is an King Shivaji era fort 15 kms off Mumbai - Goa more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 22 Kms )
  • Marjorie Point

    View Point
    Marjorie Point is a view point near Elphinstone point at an altitude of 4000+ ft asl overlooking more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 10 Kms )
  • 3 Monkey Point

    View Point
    3 Monkey Point is named because of the natural sculpture of the stones looking like three monkeys more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 5 Kms )
  • Tiger Spring

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    Tiger Spring is a small natural spring which is believed to be the source of Savitri more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 10 Kms )
  • Panchganga Temple

    Temple or Holy Place
    A temple renowned for a 5 different river mixture of holy water (thats why referred to as more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 10 Kms )
  • Roman Catholic Church is a colonial era Church and a prominent monument near town centre in more

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    Mahabaleshwar ( 1 Kms )