Mahabaleshwar is located on the mountainous Sahyadri range of the Western ghats that run North to south along the western coast of India. Mahabaleshwar is a vast plateau measuring 150KM, bound by valleys on all sides.
Strawberries, Mulberries, and carrots are the specialty of Mahabaleshwar. One should not forget to try the Corn grown locally available in both roasted and boiled form. Corn patties made from it are delicious.
Lonavala called the 'Jewel of Sahyadri' and the 'City of Caves', this hill station boasts of a spectacular setting that includes lush green valleys, stunning waterfalls, serene lakes, and remarkable caves. The myriad places to visit in Lonavala include historical sites, natural wonders, religious attractions, etc.
Approximate Distance - 180KMs
The distance from Mahabaleshwar - Lonavala is 3hr 23Min(the exact time may vary depending on location & traffic scenario during the journey.)
Deriving its name from the five hills surrounding it, Panchgani is a popular hill station near Mahabaleshwar in Maharashtra, famous for its various sunset and sunrise points and scenic valley view. Located at an altitude of 1,334 mts, Panchgani is also known as Panchgani as the five hills that form the Sahyadri mountain ranges offer Panchgani its name. The picturesque backdrop of hills on one side and coastal plains on the other makes for an amazing view.
Approximate Distance - 20KMs
The distance from Mahabaleshwar - Panchgani is 40 Min(the exact time may vary depending on location & traffic scenario during the journey.)
Pratapgad literally 'Valour Fort' is a large mountain fort located in Satara district, in the Western Indian state of Maharashtra.The fort's historical significance is due to the Battle of Pratapgad in 1659.The fort is now a popular tourist destination.
Approximate Distance - 25KMs
The distance from Mahabaleshwar - Pratapgad is 41 Min(the exact time may vary depending on location & traffic scenario during the journey.)
The district was renamed Raigad after the fort that was the first capital of the former Maratha Empire, which in turn was renamed from its earlier name - Rairi. The fort is located in the interior regions of the district, in dense forests on a west-facing spur of the Western Ghats of Sahyadri Range.
Approximate Distance - 130KMs
The distance from Mahabaleshwar - Raigad is 3hr 18min(the exact time may vary depending on location & traffic scenario during the journey.)