Mahabaleshwar, in Maharashtra, is a city of roughly 14,000 people.
It’s located about 95 miles (153 kilometers) from Mumbai and about 170 miles (274 kilometers) from Goa.
Put on your hiking shoes and discover the well-used natural parks for which this area is so renowned. Wilson Point, Table Land and Lodwick Point are some of the more popular of these, each with its own unique variety of flora and fauna.
Polo Grounds and Bombay Point are the natural choice when you need to relax and soak up the sunshine. Read a book or newspaper, listen to bird song or relax with the locals at these two great parks in Mahabaleshwar.
Peer back through the smoke of battles past at Mahabaleshwar's well-preserved defense structures. Despite its rather formidable exterior, the Pratapadh Fortress is today a welcoming place, perfect for reflecting on the sacrifices and struggles of the region’s past citizens.