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Amboli

India
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Ranked #80 of 1,406 Attractions in Maharashtra
Type: Resort Communities
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Amboli, located 70 kms from Belgaum is a place to just chill out during the monsoons. It's a small town with few options to stay. We stayed at JRD resorts- it's on the main road to Sawantvadi. Nothing great about the resort- average rooms but had clean beds and toilets. During the monsoons, Amboli gets covered in mist when it... More

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Best place to hang around with your friends and family.. But precautions needs to taken as it rains through out the day and also at the same time very chilled and foggy.. So don't forget to get yourself a warm clothes n wind cheaters.... There are nice food and hygienic rest rooms available.. i will be sharing you my review... More

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Zweibruecken, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Amboli is a hill station lies in the Sahayadri Hills of Western India, one of the world's "Eco Hot-Spots" on source of the Hiranyakeshi river. The main attraction for tourists is the incredibly high rainfall and the numerous waterfalls and mist during the monsoons. Driving Directions from Pune-Kolhapur: NH 4 till Sankeshwar, then Gadhinglaj-Ajara-Amboli. Pune- Kolhapur- Kagal- Nipani-Gadhinglaj Rd(Take right... More

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mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Amboli is a beautiful drive away from Goa. Roads up to the Goa border are excellent and average beyond that. Took about 100 mins to reach from Mapusa. Since the monsoon has just started the flow of water at the waterfalls was much lesser than expected and seen in the pics. There are food stalls nearby who serve Maggi, Bhajia... More

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Chandigarh, India
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Perched at a height of 690m on the Sahyadri hills, Amboli is a beautiful little hill station about 30 kms from Sawantwadi and 120 kms from Kolhapur. We usually drive down to Goa and take the route from Pune-Kolhapur-Sankeshwar-Gandhiglaj-Ajra-Amboli-Sawantwadi-Baga. Amboli is perfectly placed for a pit stop for food or a night halt. As you reach, Amboli welcomes you with... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Went to Goa from Pune. Amboli was on the way. Came back from the trip. Enjoyed a magnificent waterfall near amboli. Now people haunt us to stay amboli during rainy season and be in the clouds. There is a chap whom I know who goes to amboli during rainy seasons every year. For a day or two. So God willing,... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Amboli is a typical maharashtrian hill station. Calm, cool and peaceful it is...atleast thats the point you would realize once you reach there. Stay options are limited and there is also not much to do or visit. A night stay if sight seeing or a couple of nights for serenity is the most that can be recommended. Did not stay... More

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Pune, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

It is nice place for one day stay, especially if you had entering or leaving Goa/ Kokan region and travelling through Amboli Ghat. All the points are already described in earlier reviews. As a food lover, I would recommend Narvekar mess in market. It provides very good food (both veg/non-veg). Do visit. Overall good hill station.

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Ratnagiri, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

Amboli Hill staton @ altitude of 690 m lies in the Sahayadri Hills. One of the important place in the history of India. I have visited this place many times. Historically Amboli has its own importance. Its lies on Vengurla - Belgaum Highway which was used by British for Communication and business. Amboli is well connected by Road. You can... More

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Chandigarh, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Excellent lunch/dinner ,we really enjoyed at Sainik Dhaba, Amboli. It is nearly 1short of main Amboli, while going from Pune. We reals relished Fish and cjicken

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