Mahabaleshwar is the most popular holiday and honeymoon destination in Maharashtra and is deservingly called the 'Queen of Sahyadris'
Located about 120 km southwest of Pune and 285 km from Mumbai, Mahabaleshwar is a vast plateau, bound by valleys on all sides. At 4710, Wilson Point or the sunrise point is the highest point in central India.
Mahabaleshwar is a perfect getaway and is well known for its points which offer panoramic views. There are as many as 30 viewpoints, named after notable Britishers within close range. Accessibility of these points is largely by foot.
One of the most popular tourist circuits in Mahabaleshwar is the Old Mahabaleshwar circuit which can be easily done in a day.
Old Mahabaleshawar, Panchganga Temple, Aurthur's seat, Window Point, Tiger Spring, Echo Point, Hunting Point, Castle Rock, Savitri Point, Monkey Point, and Elphnistone point.
Venna Lake is another major tourist attraction in Mahabaleshwar. Panchgani is approximately 17 kms down the hill from Mahabaleshwar towards Wai and Pratapgad about 17 kms towards Poladpur..