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Wilson Point (Sunrise Point)

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Address: Mahabaleshwar, India

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Great Sunrise Spot

A huge open space on top of the hilly area. Two raised circular structures provide excellent position for great photographic shots.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Gajesh D
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Muscat, Oman
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is the highest point in Mahabaleshwar and is named after Sir Leslie Wilson, erstwhile Governor of Bombay. Also known as Sindola Hill, Wilson Point is the only location in Mahabaleshwar where both sunrise and sunset can be seen. It offers a spectacular view of Mahabaleshwar in all directions. Its a great walk to Wilson Point and believe me, my... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A huge open space on top of the hilly area. Two raised circular structures provide excellent position for great photographic shots.

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wilson point, popularly known as the Sun rise point, is a nice place giving you a great view of the horizon . Can be reached after walking through lush green surroundings. The view of the sun rise was enjoyable and worth the trouble coming here early. All in all a perfect start to the day in this hill station

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wilson point , close to Le Meridian was a great walk early in the morning , in the monsoon season . Full of mist and cloudy sky , however did not see the sunrise or sun while there .

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

The Wilson point of popularly known as sunrise point provides an amazing view of the sunrise. The point is accessible via a small walk through a route surrounded by trees. A good way to start your morning with a healthy walk.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

This is a good point to visit during sunrise. The view is really nice, however the place is over rated. There are better points to view sunrise in Mahabaleshwar itself.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

The winding roads with tree cover is quite a nice walk to the point. The point gives a good vantage view.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Wilson point have flat table where you can place a mat and enjoy family time in the evening. Also a very good location for photo shots.. yes we captured very good photos out there..

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Wilson point is said to be good to visit sunrise but I found this point an awesome point I visited during mid day in rainy season. The place was covered with dense fog with fast blowing winds making the place very charming and attractive. I recommend to visit during monsoon to enjoy this point.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

This is one the best points to visit at Mahabaleshwar. At a high altitude, gives a great view of the Sahyadris and valley below.

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