Friday, 5 September 2014

Things to do in raining beauty of Mahabaleshwar


A 'top-of-the-world' feeling is the best way to explain 'Mahabaleshwar'. If you are someone whose holiday or honeymoon preference is a hill station which is different and new every time visited, then Mahabaleshwar is the place to be. It is located in between Mumbai and Panchgani road, going towards Bangalore and is very near from Mumbai and Pune, an ideal weekend getaway for the people here.

The tranquil surroundings of this place completely dissolves you in the serene views with all green ambiance. The hill station has a historical significance and served as a perfect getaway for British ministers in the British Raj. There are many tourist attractions in Mahabaleshwar like temples, forts, lakes, etc. and many more.

Mahabaleshwar offers misty cascading waterfalls, picturesque sights, nature trails, trekking abundance and famous for its distinct flora and fauna. Strawberries and honey are famous food items here that come directly from nature and even you can pick up your own berries from the organic farms here.

Fun-filled things to do here:

Pratapgarh Fort

1. Pratapgarh Fort:

When the Pratapgad battle was won Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj reclaimed Mahabaleshwar and built Pratapgarh Fort to guard the adjoining Par pass and strategically keep away from enemies. The fort is located some 22 kms away from the Mahabaleshwar city and will amaze you with its fascinating architecture.
Venna Lake

2. Venna Lake:

It is one of the biggest natural lakes in Mahabaleshwar for attracting many visitors to do boating on its calm and peaceful waters. 

Lingamala waterfalls

3. Lingamala waterfalls:

The Lingmala waterfall sliding down like silver streaks in the valley of Venna is a pleasant sight during monsoons.

Lord Mahabaleshwar Temple

4. Lord Mahabaleshwar Temple:

Located in old Mahabaleshwar site around 6 kms from the main market area, This divine temple welcomes many tourists around the year. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva and believed to have originated five including rivers Koyana, Krishna, Gayatri, Venna and Savitri.

During the monsoon season, you can see a lot of rush here so booking in advance would be the solution to avoid getting stranded. We call you in the arms of nature at our United-21 Resort in Mahabaleshwar nestles comfortably in the serene and misty hill-station of Mahabaleshwar. The resort offers mouth-dropping scenic views, comfortable boarding facilities, lip-smacking dishes, business facilities and other recreational services.