You could start by exploring the mesmerising world beneath the arabian sea where exotic marine life can be seen up-close.Try scuba diving or snorkelling,and whether you are a beginner or an experienced diver,you’ll have the time of your life.You’ll get the most competitive rates in the country as well as training from the most experienced.
The coast around Sindhudurg,especially Tarkarli
Tarkarli has warm clear waters and divers,fascinating dive sites,where you can enjoy some of the best scuba diving and snorkelling experiences. Explore the sargassum forest,corals,the schools of colourful fish and the amazing underwater seascapes. The best time to go underwater is between October and March,as the water are very much clear at this time.Located in the Sahyadris in Maharashtra’s highest rainfall area,Kundalika is an extremely beautiful river.
Breath Taking WildLife
Craving some hair raising thrills and exhilarating adventure ? Simply go on a wildlife safari in Maharashtra. The best places to do this are Tadoba National Park,Karjat Snake Park,Sanjay Gandhi National Park and Navegaon National Park.Tadoba,known as ‘The Jewel of Vidarbha’ because of its rich natural resources,is a haven for wildlife enthusiast. Hop into the 12-seater minibus for a jungle safari,and carry for binoculars and camera along so you don’t miss a thing.
In Maharashtra Saputara Mountains off the best trekking experiences in the state.Trekking through the Sahyadri region takes you to majestic forts,ancient buddhist caves and several other unexplored areas.Popular treks in Maharashtra include Mahabaleshwar-Pratapgad,Kamshet-Karla caves,Karjat – Matheran,Karjat-Peth fort kotligad,Kondana Caves,Ulhas Valley,bari-Mount Kalsubai and Khandala-Duke’s Nose.You can also trek to the historic Rajmachi fort or explore waki woods,where you can try boating,bird watching,archery and riding.
Kamshet near Lonavala is the No. 1 destination in Maharashtra for paragliding. In this peaceful,unpolluted environment,you can take to the Skies and enjoy the picturesque scenery and adrenaline rush of paragliding. The flying season in Kamshet is from November to june -eight months of great weather. Mahabaleshwar and Panchgani,situated at an elevation 4500 ft. are also famed for their paragliding sites.Here,you can enjoy from sunrise to sunset.
The majestic,mysterious Karla mountains are home to the huge cluster of chaitya caves,which date back to 160 Bc. Their sheer rock faces offer you the perfect terrain that challenges you to reach the top and touch the cottony clouds. Bhandardara is another spot loved by rock climbers,who enjoy scaling the high hills surrounding the scenic lakes.
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