Friday, December 13, 2019

Bhaja Caves

Significant monument of art, architecture and history is a group of exquisite rock cut chambers at the valley of Indrayani River – Bhaja Caves....

Aga Khan Palace

An enormous, ornate palace, built in 1892. Now this is public building, mainly devoted to the memory of Mahatma Gandhi. Location, GPS coordinates: 18.5524 N 73.9015...

Pateshwar Temple

Pateshwar has at least 8 ancient cave temples and numerous stone carvings, including more than 1000 Shivalings. Location, GPS coordinates: 17.6116 N 74.0636 E Categories: Hindu shrines, Rock...

Lohagad Fort

Amazing hill fortress, with a part of it built on narrow cliff summit. The impressive access to the fortress is called Vinchukata. Developed since...

Ankai-Tankai hill forts

There is not too much known about the early history of the impressive twin forts - Ankai-Tankai hill forts. Nowadays both wonderful table-top mountains serve...

Gorakhgad hill fort

Small fort on the top of hill, well protected by steep cliffs, reaching the height of 655 m above the sea level. Named after...

Konkan Kada

More than 900 m tall cliff. Beloved place for hiking, here can be observed vertical movements of clouds and other phenomena. Location, GPS coordinates: 19.3885 N...

Jejuri Khandoba temple

Beautiful Hindu temple on the hill which is reached after almost 200 steps. The main temple of Khandoba - local deity in Maharashtra, initially...

Pandavkada Falls

Beautiful, free falling waterfall, 107 m tall. Smaller fall - Nangrya - is located next to the main fall. Location, GPS coordinates: 19.0630 N 73.0511 E Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology,...

Pitalkhora Caves

OOnce upon a time, more than 2000 years ago Pitalkhora Caves belonged to largest temple complexes of Buddhists in India and nowadays this is...