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A retreat from Pune and Mumbai with surreal view points– Panchgani in Maharashtra

Written By: vineeth Mohan

The land of Marathas is blessed with quite a few scenic hill stations! Groomed by British as summer resorts, these hill stations continues to amaze the travellers with their spectacular beauty. Panchgani in Maharashtra is one such hill retreat that never cease to amaze the tourists who intend to explore it! The pleasant climate, throughout the year, is an icing on the cake.

Places to visit in Panchgani

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Panchgani is a very popular hill retreat in Maharashtra, thanks to its close proximity with Pune and Mumbai. It is also a great diversion for travellers to and from Goa! Let's explore this beauty of a place to know the best places to visit in Panchgani.

The soothing, serene and spectacular Panchgani

Places to visit in Panchgani

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Panchgani is renowned for its pristine beauty. Lush green foliage all around would make your heart skip a beat! This calm and quiet place offers invigorating ambience and fresh air for those who seek an elude from the urban environs of Mumbai and Pune. The air is so fresh that health resorts flourish in Panchgani!

Panchgani is well known among travellers for its spell binding viewpoints. They are simply out of this world! Sydney point provides you a spectacular view point to see the epitome beauty of mountains merging into azure waters.

Places to visit in Panchgani

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Things to do at Panchgani :

The flat piece of 'Table Top' mesmerises anyone who sets an eye on its epitome beauty! Parsi point provides another spectacular view of Dhom Dam. Devils Kitchen, Kate's Point are some other view points that offer different shades of this amazing landscape!

The five hills surrounding Panchgani are topped by a volcanic plateau which is the second best in Asia!

Places to visit in Panchgani

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Best time to visit Panchgani : Do you think it's a coincidence that you happen to read about this place?! During December - February, Panchgani flourishes in her beauty!

How to reach Panchgani : Panchgani is 100 km away from Pune and is around 250 kilometres further off Mumbai. Pune is well connected via Rail and Road to all major cities.

Places to visit in Panchgani

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Did you know? The strawberry farms of Panchgani are an attraction on its own! Do pay a visit to one of these farms for an enriching experience. Strawberry festival is held every year in summer.

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