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Bhandardara

India
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Ranked #119 of 1,406 attractions in Maharashtra
Type: Resort Communities
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Calangute, India
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17 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

A real prize location. A hidden gem I had no idea about. Very few tourists, really scenic and beautiful locations, one of the best examples of the boundless beauty of the Konkan. I loved the numerous waterfalls, the running streams, the babbling brooks, the luxurious greenery, the abundant superfluous nature that soothes the soul. The place where we stayed was... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

Bhandardara is a drive of 25-30 kms from the Mumbai - Nashik Highway.The scenic beauty is a treat to the eyes, with white pearl waterfalls, and the earth shaded with different green colours. The drive upto the village is eye refreshing.After reaching the village and driving towards the dam you feel tired, as it has been long.But once you reach... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Kalsubai Peak is the highest peak in Maharashtra that defies gravity at 1646 meters. Its supremacy materializes in the form of a dome - shaped temple where Mother- Goddess is worshiped. There are many routes to the summit, but the most common one is from behind the Hanuman temple, yes! this trek has two places of worship at its two... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I am from north India and visiting Shri Sai narh temple at Shirdi than go to Bhandardara on 12-14 August. The MTDC resort is book for two nights and three days. As per others review this is a good time to visit this place. Anyone who visit this place at this time can tell me that the Umbrella falls are... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We started from Thane at 7.15 AM, on the way had breakfast at Parivar garden hotel which is located at NH3. Post that we started our journey to Bhadardara. We passed Goti Toll, took approximately 2nd right to connect to Nagpur-Aurnagabad-Mumbai Highway, start of the road is filled with poth holes so beware, continued for approx 8 Km,s and took... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I drove to Bhandaradara Dam with my wife from Mumbai. The drive via Igatpuri was breathtaking and we literally drove through the clouds. Best part of the drive was that the roads were awesome (except for a few bad stretches). You enter the Dam from one side (via Yash Resorts),where the reception was nice enough to hand us a free... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

had been to bhandardara from 15th.july for two nights must say amazing place in moonsoons,nature at its wildest....lush green rice fields with waterfalls aplenty.state tourism must project this place aggrasively if they want to earn revenues from tourist ALSO MAHARASTRA TOURISM DEVLOPMENT CORPORATION MUST AND MUST AND MUST DEVLOP AND MAINTAIN THE ROAD CONDITIONS IN AND AROUND BHANDARDARA>>>PATHETIC CONDITIONS OF... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I visited Bhandardara last weekend with my family and stayed at MTDC Resort. The place is a delight for hill station lovers and is at a 4 hours drive from Pune. It took us around 5 hours to explore the whole area around Bhandardara. Took a guide for Rs 300 and i must say he was very cordial and well... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We set out on a road trip from Mumbai to Igatpuri and initially were planning on some sightseeing's there. While having tea at a tapri a man over heard us talking and came up and suggested some places to visit near by. Bhandardara was one of them. We had randomly selected this place and reached here within no time. Oh... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Bhandardara is very nice place to relax from your day to day working cultureArthur lake view give us a pleasant feeling inside to start your day with a sunny morning. Climate is also very romantic to share some best moments with your loved ones. Food quality is overall good at that place. dam is also a great example of excellent... More

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