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Nice Trip through Nature

Just stop worrying about the potholes and enjoy the journey..... 3 1/2 hrs road from Pune but its... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Prasad M
Pune, India
Excellent place, especially during rains

Shivthar Ghal is a place where Saint Ramdas Swami, one of the most famous saints of ancient... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just stop worrying about the potholes and enjoy the journey..... 3 1/2 hrs road from Pune but its very beautiful nature around us in July, Aug and Sept. There is nothing much to do at Shivthar Ghal.... there is one small lake, the cave where...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2018

Shivthar Ghal is a place where Saint Ramdas Swami, one of the most famous saints of ancient Maharashtra wrote his book, "Dasbodh". The place thus have historic importance. The place where he wrote the book is below the rock. a very peaceful place. One finds...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2018

We travelled to Shivthar-ghal on Sunday 12-Aug-2018. We had planned to start at 6 am. And ended up starting at 10 am :) We, a family of 4, started from Pune in our newly bought Ignis. Google-Maps shows that it will take you around 3.5...More

2  Thank ameyapise
Reviewed July 12, 2018

This place is like a way to heaven, means "Manzil se bhi hai khubsurat ye safar", on the way you will feel the beauty of nature. Too many waterfalls on the way, no traffic tension or any other obstacles, only the narrow road gives problems...More

4  Thank SangramJ17
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Shivthar Ghal alias Sundarmath, is actually a cave. Its has multiple notions. Dasbodh which was narrated to Kalyan Swami by Samartha Ramdasa. Its sacred place and has monastery , math near cave. Samartha Ramadas lived there and caves supposed to be totally isolated no other...More

1  Thank vairagkar
Reviewed April 1, 2018

NICE CALM PLACE. Approx 40 Km from Mahad. Road work is going on hence it takes 60-80 mins by CAR. Well maintained place & should provide a good view in Rainy season.All spiritual books of Samartha Ramdas Swami available here.Good place to visit for sure.

Thank Sandesh B
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Visited Shivthar ghal in August 2017. We started from Pune and did round trip of varandha ghat - shivthar ghal and tamhini ghat. It was a next to heaven experience of road, waterfalls. There was a moongdal khichadi as prasad served. You can also go...More

4  Thank Harshada_Pawase
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Shivtharghal is a cave in the Javali region of the Sahyadri mountains. At the mouth of the cave is a massive waterfall. Of course you have to go in the monsoon or near to it to see the waterfall, though the cave can be visited...More

5  Thank shouches
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Visited in the month of December. Amazing historical place. Just like mentioned in the poem of Samartha Ramdas. Road is also quite but narrow in the last 3km stretch. Good local food places near the parking.

Thank SamLilu
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Simple but serene and beautiful. We went to Shivthar Ghal via Varandha Ghat. The entire route in monsoon is awesome ! You can do a round trip via Tamhini ghat. Pune-Bhor-Varandha ghat-Shivtharghal-mangaon-Tahimini ghat-mulshi-pune. If you take right towards Shivtharghal after crossing varandha ghat, its a...More

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