Mahabaleshwar is situated
in Satara District. The area has strong historical
connections with Shivaji, the heroic Maratha warrior
A tourist paradise.
An idyllic & picturesque hill station at the height of
1372 mtrs! Also a religious place. Ancient Shivmandir named
Mahabaleshwar built by Singhandev of Yadav dynasty.
Golden kalash was donated by Sri Shivaji Maharaj.
Mahabalesh war was
the summer capital of Governor of the old Bombay
Presidency. Spread in 10 sq km. of land, Mahabaleshwar is
the most ideal respite from the humdrum life of the city.
There are 30 valley
viewpoints with panoramic views !!! Spread
through out the hill station and the way to these places most
enchanting with shady, pleasant walks and treks.
of this place is enhanced as five rivers, Krishna, Venna,
Koyana, Savitri & Gayatri originate on this hill. At the
mouth of these rivers is an ancient temple of Panchaganga.
By Road: Mahabaleshwar is 256 km away from
Mumbai, 120 km away from Pune.