Top Places near rivers & lakes in Maharashtra

Here is the list of 12 Top Places near rivers & lakes in Maharashtra

1. Lavasa, Maharashtra - India's first planned hill city

Lavasa, Maharashtra - India's first planned hill city
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Known For : Sightseeing in Lavasa Lakeside Promenade Bamboosa

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Known as India's newest hill station, the Lavasa Corporation is constructing this private city. The city is a beautiful project, stylistically based on the Italian town Portofino. Spreading across 7 hills, covering an area of 25000 acres, Lavasa is a perfect blend of beauty and infrastructure.

Best Time: Throughout the year

5 Lavasa Attractions

2. Lonar, Maharashtra - Land of the Crater

Lonar, Maharashtra - Land of the Crater
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Known For : Lonar crater lake Gomukh Temple Daitya Sudhan Temple

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Along with being famous for a crater that was formed over 50,000 years ago due to the collision of a meteorite on the surface of the region, Lonar is also famous for its rich natural heritage.

Best Time: October to March

4 Lonar Attractions

3. Kolad, Maharashtra - Maharashtra's Home for White Water Rafting

Kolad, Maharashtra - Maharashtra's Home for White Water Rafting
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Known For : Kolad River Rafting Tamhini Ghat Waterfalls Bhira Dam

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Known for its cascading waterfalls, green meadows and picturesque backdrop of Sahyadris, Kolad is gaining traction as an adventure sports destination with provisions for rafting, rappelling, kayaking etc.

Best Time: June to March

11 Kolad Attractions

4. Nasik, Maharashtra

Nasik, Maharashtra
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Known For : Panchvati Sula Vineyard Dudhsagar falls, Nasik

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Nasik is a religious Hindu city, host to the Kumbh Mela every 12 years. It also makes for a perfect wine tasting destination.

Best Time: July to March

39 Nasik Attractions

5. Nagpur, Maharashtra - The Orange City

Nagpur, Maharashtra - The Orange City
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Known For : Dhamma Chakra Stupa Ramtek Fort Temple Lata Mangeshkar Musical Garden

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Commonly associated with its delectable juicy varieties of oranges, Nagpur is also the winter capital of Maharashtra and has a rich cultural heritage to enchant its visitors.

Best Time: October to March

37 Nagpur Attractions

6. Chiplun, Maharashtra

Chiplun, Maharashtra
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Known For : Vashishti River Marleshwar Temple Guhagar Beach

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In the quiet, far away from the city port district of Ratnagiri in Maharashtra, lies Chiplun, the city that offers you time among mango groves next to the beautiful lake, Vashishti. This town is most known for its white sand beaches and beautiful mango and cashew groves by the Vashishti river.

Best Time: July to February

11 Chiplun Attractions

7. Tarkarli, Maharashtra - Gorgeous Beach, Sunshine and the Water Sports

Tarkarli, Maharashtra - Gorgeous Beach, Sunshine and the Water Sports
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Known For : Water sports Tarkarli Beach Karli backwaters

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Tarkarli is famous for its long and narrow stretch of beach, with its pristine water, white sand, and of course Singhudurg, Maharashtra's popular sea fort.

Best Time: October to March

20 Tarkarli Attractions

8. Lonavala, Maharashtra - Misty Weekend Getaway

Lonavala, Maharashtra - Misty Weekend Getaway
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Known For : Tiger's Leap Rajmachi Fort Imagicaa

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Popular hill station close to Pune and Mumbai, Lonavla is the place to be during monsoons. With lots of waterfalls, lakes and hills around, Lonavala is frequented by all sorts of people, especially hikers and trekkers.

Best Time: Throughout the year

41 Lonavala Attractions

9. Malshej Ghat, Maharashtra

Malshej Ghat, Maharashtra
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Known For : Malshej Falls Pimpalgaon Joga Dam Harishchandragad

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A beautiful hill station with its numerous lakes, waterfalls and mountains, Malshej Ghat is popular among hikers, trekkers and nature lovers.

Best Time: July to March

4 Malshej Ghat Attractions

10. Kolhapur, Maharashtra

Kolhapur, Maharashtra
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Known For : Shri Chatrapati Shahu Museum (New Palace) Shopping in Kolhapur Narsinhwadi Datta Mandir

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Kolhapur is situated on the banks of the river Panchaganga in the south-west region of Maharashtra. Kolhapur derives its name from a mythological story of Kolhasur - a demon who was slayed by Goddess Mahalakshmi. The famous Mahalakshmi temple is situated here in the honor of Goddess Mahalakshmi.

Best Time: July to February

30 Kolhapur Attractions

11. Jawhar, Maharashtra

Jawhar, Maharashtra
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Known For : Dabdaba Falls Jai Vilas Palace Sunset Point, Jawhar

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A small hill station located in the Thane District of Maharashtra, Jawhar is a place with abundant nature's beauty and several man made marvels. Preserving numerous picturesque views, this hill town is loaded with tourist attractions and exotic beauty of flora and dense cover of forest.

Best Time: September to Apr

7 Jawhar Attractions

12. Chikhaldara, Maharashtra

Chikhaldara, Maharashtra
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Known For : Bhimkund Melghat Tiger Reserve Narnala Fort

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The scent of coffee enchants you as you enter the hill station city of Chikhaldara in the state of Maharashtra. Being the only coffee growing area in the region, Chikhaldara also boasts of beautiful lakes, breathtaking panoramic viewpoints and exotic wildlife.

Best Time: July to February

12 Chikhaldara Attractions

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