Scenic Mahabaleshwar Day Excursion from Pune
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Product Code : AGORA592
Explore the beauty of Mahabaleshwar on a full-day excursion from Pune, covering the city's most popular landmarks and attractions. Visit the historic Pratapgad Fort and Lord Mahabaleshwar Temple, witness the stunning Lingamala Falls and Elephant's Head Point, and discover the fascinating Rajapuri Caves and Chinaman's Falls. Enjoy a comfortable and hassle-free experience with hotel pick-up and drop-off included.
7:00 AM: Pick up from your hotel in Pune.
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM: Drive to Mahabaleshwar (approximately 120 km/3 hours). During the journey, you can enjoy the scenic beauty of the Western Ghats and stop for breakfast at a restaurant on the way.
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM: Visit Pratapgad Fort, which is around 20 km from Mahabaleshwar. Explore the fort and its surroundings, which include temples, ponds, and beautiful viewpoints. You can hire a local guide to learn more about the fort's history and significance.
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM: Visit the Lord Mahabaleshwar Temple in the old city, which is around 7 km from the fort. Take a stroll around the temple complex and admire the ancient architecture and sculptures. Don't forget to take a dip in the holy pond to cleanse your soul.
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: Lunch at a local restaurant.
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM: Visit Rajapuri Caves, which is around 8 km from the temple. Explore the five caves and the underground tunnels that connect them. Marvel at the ancient rock-cut architecture and the mythological stories associated with the caves.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM: Visit Lingamala Falls, which is around 5 km from the caves. Enjoy a scenic walk through the forest and follow a trudged trail to reach the falls. Take a dip in the cool water and feel the mist on your face.
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM: Visit Elephant's Head Point, which is around 2 km from the falls. Enjoy the panoramic view of the Sahyadri mountains and the valley below. Admire the natural rock formation that resembles an elephant's head and take some memorable photos.
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM: Visit Chinaman's Falls, which is around 3 km from the point. Enjoy the stunning view of the waterfall dropping from an impressive height and listen to the soothing sound of the water. Look out for the birds that inhabit the area and capture some beautiful moments.
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM: Drive back to Pune (approximately 120 km/3 hours) and drop off at your hotel. During the journey, you can rest and reflect on the memorable experiences of the day.
Breakfast at hotel
Deluxe Air-conditioned private vehicle with English speaking chauffeur as per tour program
English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city).
Monument entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary.
Bottled drinking water in car
Applicable GST (government taxes).
Any flight ticket
Main Meals, Lunch or dinner unless mentioned
Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
Or anything not mentioned above.