Mahabaleshwar offers as many as 30 view points and sightseeing options with panoramic views of the hills in old & new Mahabaleshwar put together. A visit to the Venna lake and Panchganga temple are two must see spots in Mahabaleshwar. Do not missout on strawberry/mulberry & cream during a holiday in Mahabaleshwar!
Mahabaleshwar - A Weekend Retreat
Mahabaleshwar located just over 250 kms from Bombay and under 120 Kms from Pune is amongst the most visited hill stations in Maharashtra. There are many hotels in Mahabaleshwar in different budget ranges and restaurants serving Indian and international pure veg and non veg cuisines to cater to the requirements of its patrons.
Strawberry Mulberries and Cream
Strawberry and Cream (Jan -Feb) and Mulberries and Cream (April–May) are two specialities of Mahabaleshwar which you shouldn't miss during your stay in Mahabaleshwar.
5 Must do things during a Mahabaleshwar holiday
Visit Venna Lake
Strawberry & Cream
Visit a Strawberry Farm
Must Do in Mahabaleshwar
Old Vs New Mahabaleshwar
Old Mahabaleshwar boasts of the most popular valley view points including the Arthurs seat Needle point and Kate's point. Kshetra Mahabaleshwar is also home to the Panchganga temple. However most of the popular hotels in Mahabaleshwar is strewn around the Mahabaleshwar market making new Mahabaleshwar the convenient place to stay in Mahabaleshwar and Old Mahabaleshwar makes itself an indespensable part of sightseeing!
Located between the Mahabaleshwar market and 'Kshetra' Mahabaleshwar Venna Lake with a festive vibe about itself is central to all the activities in Mahabaleshwar and a holiday in Mahabaleshwar is not complete without a visit to Venna Lake.