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Total Duration - 6 Nights / 7 Days
Today, Mahabaleshwar is a popular for holiday resorts and honeymoon spot, and an important pilgrimage site for Hindus. It is the site of Mahabaleshwar Temple. Many tourists visit nearby Panchgani. After the construction of a new highway, it is only a five-hour drive from Mumbai. Mahabaleshwar is also known for the honey and strawberries produced here. One can visit strawberry farms to enjoy the real flavour of the fruit. It is said that the climate of Mahabaleshwar is ideal for Strawberries and Mulberries. One can also get a taste of "Strawberries with Cream" (season:Jan -Feb) or "Mulberries with Cream" (season: April-May).
Boats on the Venna Lake Mahabaleshwar.
The Venna Lake is one of the major tourist attractions of Mahabaleshwar. The lake is surrounded by trees on all sides. A late winter evening boat ride through the slight fog is well appreciated. Tourists can enjoy a boat ride over the lake or a horse ride next to the lake. A number of small eateries line the banks of the lake. The Mahabaleshwar city market and the S.T. bus stand is about 2KM from the lake and makes for a nice walk during the day. Most tour operators include the Venna lake in their tours. Most buses, private vehicles will stop at the Venna lake on their way to Mahabaleshwar on request.
The Venna lake with another popular and scenic hill resort Panchgani in close vicinity (about 20KM), most tourists often visit both places together. The 'Table-Land' phenomenon of nature at Panchgani is breath-taking.
Day 1 : Mahabaleshwar
Arrive at Pune / Mumbai Railway station / airport. Meet and Greet and proceed for Mahabaleshwar. Mahabaleshwar is a famous hill station in India. This hill station is full of visitors through out the year. Its valleys and chills are mesmerizing. It is also famous for world famous farming of strawberry. Arrive at Mahabaleshwar, after Hotel Check in, fresh up and proceed for Site Seeing. In evening return to Hotel. Over night halt at Mahabaleshwar.
Day 2 : Mahabaleshwar-Pratapgadh
After breakfast proceed for fort Pratapgadh. This is fort where maratha warrior Shri Shivajiraje Bhosle killed the Afjalkhan. Afternoon return to Hotel. Take rest in afternoon. In evening proceed for boating and Panchgani site seeing. Night halt at Mahabaleshwar.
Day 3 : Goa
After breakfast proceed for Goa. On the way visit Sri Mahalaxmi Mandir, Kolhapur. Sri Mahalaxmi Mandir is one of the 3 and Ѕ Shaktipeeth in India. Take blessing of Mother Mahalaxmi and proceed for Goa. Reach Goa in late evening. Check in Hotel. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Goa in India also known as Pearl of the Orient, Rome of the East is one of the most beautiful holiday destinations in India. Located in the western part of India along the azure shore of the Malabar Coast, Goa is blessed with amiable climatic conditions and blissful ambiance that make it the sought after beach holiday destination in India. Its stunning beaches, gothic and magnificent churches, exotic wildlife parks and sanctuaries, colorful carnival and festivals, welcoming people and delectable cuisine truly make Goa an unbelievable and stimulating retreat. Addition to all these fabulous attractions, the perfect setting of the sightseeing, myriad tourist's locations, excellent infrastructure, well knit transportation facilities and accommodation facilities offered by Goa hotels and resorts, truly make Goa a perfect holiday place for families, groups, nature lovers, beach lovers and holiday makers. Come and explore the superb beauty of Goa tourism which will be an experince in itself.
On Goa tours you can see and experince the living testimony of the glorious past of the state, presence of the Portuguese in India and their love for art and architecture, specially in constructing churches that depicts their rich culture and tradition. You can explore the magnificence of the glistering sandy beaches beautifully fringed by the coconut grooves, colorful towns and cities potraying the various colorful shades of the state, sightseeing spots with perfect setting of nature, exotic wildlife parks with rich flora and fauna and the colorful festivals and Carnival and many others. Goa trip presents you with an exhilarating experince that you will love to treasure and relish forever. The charm, beauty and the magnificence that Goa holds is hard to find anywhere else in the world. Goa has galore of attractions and each of them have presents the magnificence which are beyond visual and verbal descriptions. Goa tour packages offer you to see and explore the beauty of all the top attractions that include
Beaches of Goa
Synonyms with Sand, Sea and Surf, Goa beaches are amazingly beauty and are globally acclaimed for their beauty and charm. Every year millions of tourists from all the nook and corner of the world come for Goa beach tours to experince and enjoy memorable time with families, friend and loved ones playing with the playful waves of the pristine sea. In addition Goa beaches are also very favored destination of Goa honeymoon tours as well as carnival, festivals and beach parties. Some of the popular and the key beaches in the state are Condolim, Arambol, Palolem, Cavelossim, Benaulim, Baga Beach, Dona Paula, Sinquerim and Bambolim.
Day 4 : North Goa
After breakfast Leave for North Goa sightseeing to visit Mayem Lake, Mulgaon Temples, Mapsua City, Vagatore Beach, Anjuana Beach, Calangute Beach, Fort Aguada. Evening free for your own excursion.
Day 5 : South Goa
Leave for South Goa sightseeing to visit Dona Paula, Miramar Beach, Old Goa Churches, Bom Jesus Basilica, Se Cathedral Ponda, Margaon City, Colva Beach.
Day 6 : Goa - Mumbai/Pune (Gao - Pune is 450 k.m. and Goa-Mumbai is 600 k.m)
After breakfast start return journey to Mumbai/Pune. Arrive Mumbai/Pune in late evening. Or else return directly from Goa to your origin city.
Optional Extention of tour :
Day 6 : Goa (Optional)
After breakfast visit Mangeshi temple. This day is for little bit of relaxation. Therefore sight seeing is optional for you. If you want to stay at Hotel and enjoy the nearby beach, you are the master mind of this day. In evening one hour cruise on river Mandovi. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 7 : Goa - Mumbai/Pune (Gao - Pune is 450 k.m. and Goa-Mumbai is 600 k.m)
After breakfast start return journey to Mumbai/Pune. Arrive Mumbai/Pune in late evening and board your train/plane. Or else return directly from Goa to your origin city.
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