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Nearest Airport - Mumbai (100kms), Pune (140kms) Nearest Railway Station - Pen(31kms), Nagothane(46kms), Kolad(60kms) Alibaug is an ex-Navi Mumbai / ex-Thane / ex-Mumbai / ex-Pune / ex-Valsad Getaway

Igatpuri

• Igatpuri is a hillside getaway at 50 km short of Nashik on Mumbai-Mashik Highway.
• Igatpuri is a stopover on the Mumbai-Shirdi Route and also a popular conferencing center for coporates from Mumbai and Nashik.
• Igatpuri is home to a major Vipasana Center
• Igatpuri comes alive in monsoon with hundreds of waterfalls about the area, which gets a lot misty and therefore visited especially by those who want to enjoy rain.

Access Information

• Nearest Airport -Mumbai (135kms), Aurangabad (236kms), Pune (238kms)
• Nearest Railway Station - Igatpuri
• Igatpuri is an ex-Nashik / ex-Thane / ex-Navi Mumbai / ex-Mumbai / ex-Aurangabad / ex-Pune / ex-Surat Getaway
• Igatpuri is connected by Day train with Mumbai, Pune
• Igatpuri is connected by Overnight train with Kolkata, Hyderabad, New Delhi

Place to Visit

Name Description Distance(kms)

Dhamma Giri Meditation Centre

Dhammagiri is a math which offers courses in Vipasana (a form of meditation). The large Golden Pagoda of Dhammagiri is a landmark for Igatpuri. The math attracts a lots of people from various parts of India as well as abroad.

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Ghatandevi Temple

Ghatandevi is the Protector of Ghats. There is a temple dedicated to Goddess Ghatandevi at Igatpuri.

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Excursion

Name Description Distance(kms)

Umbrella falls and Randha falls

Umbrella falls & Randha Falls situated in Bhandardara and are most active during monsoon. Umbrella falls are situated behind the Wilson Dam. The Randha Falls is situated by the Parvara River having a fall of 170 ft.

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Arthurs Lake

Arthur Lake is set at a few kms from Igatpuri. The lake is formed by the waters of the Pravara River in the Bhandardara region.

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Shirdi Saibaba Temple

Shirdi Saibaba temple is located at the heart of the Shirdi town and houses the samadhi (burial site) of Sai Baba. Shirdi is one of the most visited temples in India and now an international renowned pilgrim centre for devotees of Saibaba.

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Activity

Name Description Distance(kms)

Tringalwadi Fort Trek

Tringalwadi fort (3000 ft asl) is where trekkers trek upto for views of the Kalsubai mountain ranges. A temple dedicated to lord Hanuman is nearby. Fort can be accessed through a narrow pathway, down to the Tringalwadi Lake.

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Places Visited Enroute

Name Description Distance(kms)

Camel Valley

A few kms before Kasara Ghat ends, on the other side of the valley is a waterfall formed by the monsoon waters (1000 ft fall).

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Bhatsa River Valley

The Bhatsa River valley is situated at the end of the Ghat, before entering Igatpuri from Mumbai. The valley is a picturesque spot with rocks formed by the river that runs through it.

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