Maharashtra is home to historic palaces, impressive fortifications, abundant foliage and undiscovered hiking trails. The numerous hill stations and waterfalls here proffer an unforgettable getaway from the crowded cities. The monsoon season revitalizes the ecosystem like no other. As a result, when you picture monsoon vacations, you always imagine lush landscapes, dark clouds over mountains, or rain by a tranquil lake. There are several monsoon vacation spots in Maharashtra that can calm your body and mind and give you a well-deserved break from the daily grind. The most memorable time to explore Maharashtra, especially the imposing Sahyadri range in Western Ghats, is during the monsoon. Let us explore some of the most sought-after places to visit in Maharashtra during monsoon.
The numerous tourist destinations in Mahabaleshwar will capture your imagination with their natural grandeur, owing to their location in the scenic Western Ghats. The winding rivers, cascading waterfalls and towering peaks of Mahabaleshwar are renowned throughout the country. The city is home to awe-inspiring ancient temples, dense green forests, and steep hills and valleys. The architecture of the city is a stark reminder of its past as Bombay's summer capital under the British Raj.
Lonavala never disappoints guests looking for places to visit near Pune. It is a lovely retreat that transports you away from the hectic bustle of the city. This hill station is located 64 kilometers west of Pune and 96 kilometers from the metropolis of Mumbai. Due to its strategic location on the Mumbai–Pune expressway, Lonavala is well-connected to both cities. Stay at Sarovar Portico for a blissful vacation in Lonavala.
Solapur is located close to Maharashtra's border with Karnataka, and the people and culture of the city exhibit Marathi, Kannada and Telugu influences. The city is home to numerous temples and other places of worship that come to life during festivals and other auspicious days. Solapur is also renowned for its cotton and loom industries. Learn more about the history of Solapur during your stay at Balaji Sarovar Premiere, Solapur.
Igatpuri, a small hill station in Maharashtra, lies tucked away in the heart of Western Ghats. It is encircled by some of the tallest peaks in Sahyadri Range, making it a refuge for hikers and wildlife enthusiasts alike. The small town serves as a preferred weekend getaway location for residents of Pune and other large cities. Igatpuri is the ideal escape from the rush of city life as it provides a cosy hideaway amidst enchanting nature.
Panchgani is named after the five gorgeous hills that surround this small village, which is overshadowed by the imposing Sahyadri mountains. It was once a lovely summer hideaway for British officials. This hill town, which is perched at a height of around 1,300 meters above sea level, is surrounded by towering mountains, tranquil valleys, tumbling waterfalls and dense forests. Some prominent attractions in Panchgani include Sydney Point, Table Land, Rajpuri Caves and Dhom Dam.
Latur is famous for its numerous places of worship and historical monuments like Udgir Fort, Siddheshwar Temple, Kharosa Caves and Ganj Golai, which is a marketplace that surrounds a shrine built to honour Goddess Jagdamba. The city is also known for its sugar, soy and mango production. Explore the ancient sites in Latur and learn more about the 'Sugar Belt of India' during your stay at Grand Sarovar Portico, Latur.
Come inhale Maharashtra's calming aromas, listen to the pitter-patter of the rain and allow yourself to be taken away by the unending beauty on display here. We have multiple properties in Mumbai and Navi Mumbai as well, which proffer a memorable vacation in Maharashtra.