Mahabaleshwar, the hill station in Maharashtra which has become epic due to a number of major film and television shooting which has taken place there has become part of Mumbai folklore. With a huge number of people visiting the hill station during the summer season, it has a multitude of activities to take part in when visited upon.
We are going to talk about 10 such things to do in Mahabaleshwar today:
Behind Panchganga temple, there is a trail which leads to Krishnabai Temple where the Krishna river is worshipped. The temple which was built by ruler of Ratnagiri has a Shiva lingam and a beautiful statue of Krishna. Stone carved columns and ceilings are the special characteristics of this temple. This old temple has gathered moss and is in ruins but provides a most exquisite view of the river Krishna.
Today, Mahabaleshwar is a popular holiday resort and honeymoon spot, and an important pilgrimage site for Hindus. The Venna lake is one of the major tourist attractions of Mahabaleshwar. The lake is surrounded by trees on all sides. You can get hotel from where one can enjoy the Lake’s view or in midst of the Mahabaleshwar’s famous market.
Although Meghna is unparalleled in the quality of food that we have to offer for customers. Meghna Food Studio is more than just a food place. It’s a complete recreational world in itself. Our Hollywood wax museum with life sized statues of international celebrities is a testament of this.
Have a trip while at your trip, the Meghna Vortex will take you through a surreal world far beyond the one you’re in. Be prepared to lose control over your sense as starry lights spin all around and the ground moves beneath your feet as you walk this inter dimensional bridge.
3 Monkey Point and Arthur Point
3 Monkey Point is named due to the natural sculpture of the stones which looks like three monkeys sitting beside each other and portraying 3 monkeys of Gandhiji. Nestled deep in the valleys one can figure out from the outline of a big stone a natural cut out it give an effect of monkey sitting next to each other portraying the Three Wise Monkeys.
Named after Sir Leslie Wilson, Wilson Point is the highest point in Mahabaleshwar at 1439 m. Wilson point is the only location in Mahabaleshwar where both sunrise and sunset can be seen. It offers a spectacular glance of Mahabaleshwar in all directions. It is located near to Mahabalehswar City.
Another fixture that’s straight out of a fantasy novel, our dazzling mirror maze is an experience you just can’t miss out on. Treat your adrenaline craving with color changing lights, confusing pathways, Bollywood music and a secret spooky surprise.
Popular Scenice point with views of the Krishna Valley and Dhom Dam, plus an area of play and food eateries which can be selected to dine in and watch the nature unfold in front of your eyes. The scenic spot is good for just visiting and watching the nature go by in front of your eyes.
The waterfalls are a sight to see when visiting Mahabaleshwar. Since it is a little high you may have to take the trouble to clumb up. The waterfalls can also be enjoyed at the bottom and is considered a better option than the multiple points in Mahabaleshwar.
Town Bazaar, imperial Stores and Mahabaleshwar Shopping
You will be greeted by a hustling crowd, small shops that sell everything and anything and shopkeepers and hawkers vying for attention. Most of the items like handcrafted walking sticks, leather goods and tribal trinkets will surely find their way to your shopping bag.
Mahabaleshwar is known for the different kinds of berries it produces, such as strawberries, gooseberries and raspberries. You can not only buy these from here, but also get jams, preserves and marmalades that are simply out of this world.