Archives

Go-karting Mahabaleshwar

Velocity Entertainmentz GO KART TRACK Mahabaleshwar

25Jul

VELOCITY ENTERTAINMENTZ, PANCHGANI INDIA’S ONLY PROFESSIONAL GO KART TRACK ON A MOUNTAIN Imagine Yourself a ‘Burning rubber, adrenaline rush” kinda guy? Go-karting is a safe, legal way for you to indulge yourself at the most beautiful mountain in Panchgani at 1200 meters above sea level. It is the only Go Kart Track in India on a mountain, at the Sahyadari Range (Konkan Ghats) with the Chilling 20-25 degree temperature all year round. A perfect getaway to nature and the superbly built Go Kart Track is a Nirvana for all the Motoring-Enthusiasts in India.

Amusement includes a lot of Indoor and Outdoor Games that the day wont be enough! Indoor Games: Air Hockey, Rifle Shooting, Horse Riding and Helicopter Riding for Kids and Basket Ball Challenge Outdoor Games: Dashing Cars, Giant Wheel, Drop Tower, Gyroscope, Bungee Ejection, Bungee Trampoline, Hanging Merry-go-round and Rodeo-bull.

Bhilar waterfalls Mahabaleshawar

Bhilar Waterfalls Mahabaleshwar

25Jul

One can see the Bhilar waterfalls when driving on the Mahabaleshwar Panchgani main road.

The falls are impressive specially during monsoon season. To have a closer look, one can look through the telescopes available for a nominal charge, though you may need to bargain quite a bit.

Nice to see and the stopover doesn’t take more than 15 minutes , after which one can continue with the journey towards Mahabaleshwar or Panchgani.

Dhobi Waterfall Mahabaleshwar

Dhobi Waterfall Mahabaleshwar

25Jul

This sizable waterfall dramatically cascading amid lush surrounds is a popular scenic destination. These set of fascinating waterfalls connect Lodwick and Elphinston point and further join petit road with Old Mahabaleshwar road. The captivating Dhobi Waterfall is located around 3 km away from the main Mahabaleshwar town, on the route connecting the Old Mahabaleshwar Road to Petit Road. The water descends into the valley and ultimately flows into the pristine Koyna River – a tributary of the Krishna River. Set amidst lush green valley, the fall is a perfect picnic spot to spend a fun-filled day with family and friends. While on a vacation in Mahabaleshwar, do add this waterfall to your travel itinerary.

Sunset Point Mahabaleshwar

Sunset Point Mahabaleshwar

25Jul

See the sun painting the sky with varied colors. Mesmerize yourself by watching the sunrise at Wilson point and sunset at Sunset Point Mahabaleshwar. At this point in Mahabaleshwar one can sit and watch the sun slowly become a big red ball as it sets in the horizon behind hills and valleys. This is one of the most visited point of Mahabaleshwar. It is also called Bombay Point.

Wilson Point Sunrise Mahabaleshwar

Wilson Point (Sunrise Point) Mahabaleshwar

25Jul

Wilson Point (Sunrise Point) Mahabaleshwar is the best point to view the sunrise as it is situated at the highest place of Mahabaleshwar. One need to leave very early from the hotel to reach before sunrise else you will miss the magical panoramic sunrise view. You get a nice 360 degree view of Mahabaleshwar from a plateau and some observation places.

Elphinstone Point Mahabaleshwar

Elphinstone Point Mahabaleshwar

25Jul

Elphinstone Point Mahabaleshwar is located approx. 4-5 km ahead of old mahabaleshwar town. From parking point you have to negotiate some stairs for 5 min. to reach the point. The place is beautiful for Photoshoot. This is another point with great views on the way to Arthur Seat Point. Valley and the fort which is visible from here. This is named after a former Governor of Bombay.

Krishnabai Temple Mahabaleshwar

Krishnabai Temple Mahabaleshwar

25Jul

Krishnabai Temple Mahabaleshwar is the temple dedicated to the river Krishna. Located in Old Mahabaleshwar, krishnabai temple is quite accessible, the road is good and green to keep you fresh. Do keep your camera rolling along the way and while you circle the temple.

Wax Museum Mahabaleshwar

Wax Museum Mahabaleshwar

25Jul

The Wax Museum Mahabaleshwar has statues of famous personalities like Sachin Tendulkar, Amir Khan, Narendra Modi etc. It also has 9D theater which shows 9D clip for around 10-15 mins. Entry fees for Museum and 9D movie is Rs. 200 each. and Rs. 300 for both combined. In wax museum you can click photographs with all the statues. Museum have around 20 statue in which some are local made and some are superb. Museum has facility of 9D show of 8minutes which is also good.

Pratapgarh fort

Pratapgarh Fort Mahabaleshwar

25Jul

Pratapgarh fort situated around 24km.west of Mahableshwar,The fort compises two ancient forts,one is the upper fort built on the top of the hill,while the other is the lower
fort on the south,The Bhavani temple and Afzal khan tomb are the other very popular place to visit,The historic battale between Shivaji maharaj and Afzal khan,The commander of the Bijapur sultanate fought here and this the major attraction over there. A must see fort for every Indian to know the history and life of Shivaji Maharaj. One must hire a guide to explore the fort with proper explanation about amazing ideas behind the making of this fort.

Lingmala Waterfall Mahabaleshwar

Lingmala Waterfall Mahabaleshwar

25Jul

This place is a must visit site. Charges are 12Rs per person. As long as you start climbing the stairs you will be seeing a difference in serenity with a diverse river getting formed through streams upside and increasing natural beauty. You can enjoy the scenic view, on the way you have small flows of water which join the main waterfall. You can put your feet in this small wave and feel the chillness of the water.