Mahabaleshwar is the perfect tourist destination in the state of Maharashtra. It is one of the most visited hill stations of the Maharashtra state. There are numerous numbers of lakes offering an opportunity to the visitors to try their hand in boating and fishing.
BEST TIME TO VISIT
March to June: In the month of March the mercury commences rising, but it’s still pleasant enough. Generally, the temperature stays between 15°C and 35°C. This is a favourite tourist season for families who plan trips throughout summer vacations in schools. June to September experiences an average to heavy rainfall every year.
- Venna Lake
- Pratapgarh Fort
- Lingmala Waterfalls
- Elephant’s Head Point
- Mahabaleshwar Temple
PLACES AROUND MAHABALESHWAR:
Venna Lake: One of the most popular amongst the tourist places in Mahabaleshwar, is a bustling tourist point. Trees on all sides surround the lake, and there is a boat riding option as well.
Mapro Garden: Very popular with tourists, Mapro Garden is a garden park near Mahabaleshwar. The heaven is plentiful with strawberry plantation and hosts the seasonal Strawberry festival with great enthusiasm. Jams, toppings, marmalade, preserves, syrups and squashes – all variety of strawberry delights are manufactured and sold here.
Pratapgad: The battle of Pratapgad, the fort is in ruins. But its surrounding beauty and heritage value attract people till date.
Lingamala Falls: It is a nature lover’s delight. A person has to walk through the forest and follow a trudged trail path to reach it. The Lingamala falls are located amidst natural beauty, at a great spot for photography and picnic with friends and family.
Elephant’s Head Point: As the name implies, it is a piece of the mountain which uncannily resembles the shape of an elephant’s head. It is also popular as the needlepoint.
Parsi Point: This place has been named after the Parsi community since it was a favoured tourist spot among them for its supernatural beauty and dazzling landscape. You get a beautiful valley view of the Krishna river valley from here
Facts about Mahabaleshwar
Famous as: Tourist Place
Best Season: March – June
Weather: Summer 20 to 30°C, Winter 20 to 30°C
Pin code: 412806
STD code: 02168
Restaurants in Mahabaleshwar
- Latest Recipe
- The Grapevine
- The Olive Garden
- Saayali Restaurant