Ever wondered what it feels like to be away from the daily bustling chaotic life of city and be amidst the forest, close to nature in a quiet and serene place? If you wish to have such an experience then you should be visiting Mahabaleshwar.

Located 120 km from Pune and 263 km from Mumbai, this world renown hill station is a go to weekend spot for the people of both the cities irrespective of what season it may be. If you wish to get the best of this Queen of hill station then you should be visiting it in the monsoon as its beauty is at its peak at that time.

Some of the famous and well known spots in Mahabaleshwar are:

Wilson Point

Arthur’s seat

Helen’s Point

Babington Point

Hunter Point

Connaught Peak

Lingmala Falls

Elephant’s Head Point

All these are the points from where you can enjoy the scenic view of valley surrounded by lush green mountains and bag of clouds lingering over the mountains creating a mist if you are visiting it during monsoon. Among these points Wilson Point is the highest point in Mahabaleshwar and famous spot for enjoying the most beautiful sunrise and sunsets.

And like every other tourist places in the country, Mahabaleshwar too have a famous temple,known by the name of Mahabaleshwar temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, just by being in the temple you can experience an unexplainable calmness due to the tranquil ambience of the temple.

Apart from this Mahabaleshwar is home to number of strawberry farms because of which it is also known as the land of strawberries. The famous Mapro Garden situated here  offers fun experience to the children as well as the adults as it has variety of food options made out of different fresh fruits and berrys.

If you are looking out to give your adventure side a call then you should be visiting the Venna lake and try out the activities there like boat riding and horse riding.

All in all you won’t be disappointed as this beautiful land has one thing or the other which would let you have a memorable experience.


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