Panchgani Hill Station

Wishing to visit the Mecca of Maharashtra, then opting to visit Panchgani Hill Station would be a perfect choice. The name Panchgani is derived as this is located amidst five hills that are located at an altitude of 1335 m altitude and away from 98 km from Pune.

Hill Station Panchgani has a postcard scenic beauty to it that attracts tourists the year all round. Panchgani Hill Station India location is a feast to the eyes as one can drench in the beauty of treading on the greenery of the landscapes along the sides of river Krishna while scanning the beauty of flowery meadows and valleys.

There are many places to visit during Panchgani travel such as the Tableland, the second biggest plateau made of laterite rock that is the second largest of 60 mts height. Panchgani hill station tour would also let you explore some destinations such as Devil’s Kitchen and Parsi Point.

One can also water-related sports activity at locations such as the Tapola. This destination is very popular with the tourists among the other Maharashtra hill stations as there are various places of interest such as Rajapuri Caves, The long mala Falls, Bhim Chula, Harrisons Valley, Dhoom Dam, and Sydney Point.

Famous Places

Contrary to what the name sounds like, the Devil’s Kitchen Panghagani is said to be one of the sacred places on earth. People believe that this place used to be the abode of the legendary Pandavas making it one of the most visited Indian tourist places.

This is the Parsi point which is one of the most airy places present in Mahabaleshwar. You can even get the most magnificent view of the Dhoom Dam from this place. In fact, you will be able to see the.

One of the best points in Panchgani is the Sydney point. This point is situated on top of the Krishna Valley. The distance of this point from Panchgani is around 2 kilometres.

One of the main panchgani attractions has to be what the tourists call the second longest mountain plateau of Asia. That is, the table land. At 60 meters of height, this large plateau mountain is formed from lateritic rock.

Panchgani Map

Facts About Panchgani
Area 6 km2
State Maharashtra
Languages Maharashtra
Best Time to Visit Oct – May
Nearest Railway Station Wathar Railway Station
Nearest Airport Pune
Famous Kamalgadh Fort, Sydney Point, Dhoom Dam, Rajapuri Caves
STD Code 2168