Mahabaleshwar along with Panchgani makes the most popular hill resorts in Maharashtra the state of India. Far away from the madding crowds the hill resort makes an excellent holiday destination. The natural beauty of Mahabaleshwar attracts nature lovers, film directors, holidaymakers, peace seekers and adventurers alike. The heat and the dust of the plains give way to the cool breezes and the gorgeous greens of Mahabaleshwar.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Mumbai And Transfer To Mahabaleshwar
Meet and greet at Mumbai Airport. Experience the drive and the scenic beauty on your way from Mumbai Airport to Mahabaleshwar.
Once you reach Mahabaleshwar, check in to the hotel and refresh yourselves. Later, proceed to Mapro Gardens which is a garden park in the hill station of Panchgani known for strawberry produce and a popular tourist destination. It is host to the annual Strawberry Festival. Further enjoy the scenic beauty of Venna Lake which is one of the major tourist attractions of Mahabaleshwar. The lake was constructed by Shri Appasaheb Maharaj, who was King of Satara in the year 1842. The lake is surrounded by trees on all sides. Tourists can enjoy a boat ride over the lake or a horse ride next to the lake. The next stop will be Elphinstone Point which is one of the most famous and beautiful destinations in Mahabaleshwar. From the Elphinstone Point, one can get a supremely clear view of Pratapgarh and it also overlooks two valleys, the Koyna on the left and the Savitri on the right.
Evening time for shopping and leisure. Stroll the Mahabaleshwar market for its handicrafts and fresh strawberries. Enjoy the dinner and relax at the hotel.
Horse Riding. Horse riding options are available at Venna lake. Usually, the horse trainer would walk along, and you can enjoy the easy paced ride. If you request the trainer...
Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra 412806, India
Day 2: Mahabaleshwar Sightseeing
Have breakfast and proceed from the hotel. Time to visit Table Land, with an elevation of 4,550 ft above sea level, is the highest point in Panchgani. Credited as Asia’s second longest mountain plateau, it is a vast expanse of flat laterite rock surrounded by hills. Most of the Bollywood shoots are done here on this beautiful plateau. Proceed to Sydney Point which is renowned for offering beautiful views of the Krishna Valley, Kamalgad Fort, Dhom Dam, and the city of Wai. Further, move on to Dhom Dam, a beautiful boating spot that is located at a distance of 21 km from the town. For enjoying water activities, tourists can hire scooter boats and speed boats near the dam. This earth fill and gravity dam on Krishna River is located near Wai. Evening you have free time for shopping and relaxing. Overnight at hotel.