Parashar Agritourism - An Experiential Getaway

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Yatra Festival
Nane Ghat Caves (Photo Courtesy: Milind Dumbare)
Lenyadri Ashavinayak Temple Gate (Photo Courtesy: Borayin Maitreya Larios)

Parashar Agritourism in Junnar is a unique combination of agritourism, Ecotourism & Rural tourism making it a popular experiential getway near Pune & Mumbai.

Parashar is where guests arrive for a simple living and joys of the villagers. There are festivals celebrated, there are rituals participated and guests enjoy being part of every day chores.

To See - Developed agricultural farm, Different fruit crops, vegetables, flowers, grains, pulses & fodder crops, Different irrigation system farm pond., sunrise & sunset from machan, Cow buffalo, sheep, Goat rearing, bird watching, Village structure administration, credit structure, co-operative structure, NDDB award winner Milk Dairy, Weekly Markets, Junnar darshan (Shivneri fort, Ozar Lenyadri Ashtavinayak darshan, ancient temples)

Activities - Farm activities such as ploughing, harrowing, sowing, cutting, winnowing etc.,.Bullock cart riding, Cleaning of cow sheds, Feeding to animals, Milking of cows, Drinking of fresh milk, Playing traditional games such as Ningorcha, Vitti Dandu, Bhovara, creation of agricultural tools by hand, Plantation of trees, Celebration of your special events.

Meals - Fresh Maharashtrian cuisine, “Maswadi” a popular dish of Junnar, Pure Maharashtrian menu for breakfast, Ayurvedik citronella tea, Fresh farm food treat while sight seeing and more.

What Else – There is trekking, painting and many other activities that can be facilitated based on guest preferences and interests.

Parashar Agritourism is one of a kind getaway where one discovers “Real India” and also gets an insight into culture, cuisine and lifestyle of rural India.

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