Bhandaradara is one of the quiet beautiful getaway of Maharashtra state from the hustle bustle of Mumbai nestling on top of Sahyadri hills. Tall standing mountains, grumpy waterfall and lusty green placement are the best scenery in this region. This holiday destination of southern India in situated under Ahmednagar district of Indian state India. Pravara River is flowing on its side by making Bhandarada Lake and a waterfall. The highest peak of Maharashtra is standing at the home of Bhandardara also.

Travel Tips

  • People can visit all through the year. Though the best season to visit is October to May. Monsoon visit can provide the beauty of greenery under the splash of thunderstorm.
  • Cotton clothes are must during summer time.
  • Heavy woollen clothes with adequate warm accessories is a must during all the time.
  • Do not litter the place by depositing plastic and any garbage.
  • Keep emergency medicines and a first aid kit along with you.
  • Make a dig to the delicacies available in this place.

When to visit

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • July
  • Aug
  • Sept
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
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  • Light clothes
Things to do

Boating is available in the lake. While trekking lovers can enjoy their thirst of trekking by reaching at the top spots of Bhandaradara.

Getting Around

Best way to getting around the region is by walking. Hired cars are available to take the tourists at nearby places.

Places to Stay

How to Reach

  • Mumbai has the major airport which is 177 km away from this township. There are regular domestic and international flights available by connecting the place with other major metro cities of India and abroad.
  • There are no direct train line connecting this area. Igatpuri has a railway station which is closest to the place. It is connected by trains on regular basis. State buses, private taxi and autos are available outside the station to reach the place.
  • There are public and private buses available to take tourists at this place from Mumbai. Hired cars are available also.From Mumbai, you must take NH3. Reach Ghoti toll post and take left turn to reach 30 km away Bhandardara.

Surrounding Attractions

This nature’s beauty can be the best place to remove all the sorrows of human lives. Wilson dam, Arthur Lake, Mount Kalsubai, agasti Rishi Ashram, ratangadh fort are the attractions keeping busy the tourists during their stay. Nashik, Shirdi and Trimbekeshwar are three other popular destinations surrounding the region.They are 70 km, 90 km and 30 km away respectively.

Important Numbers

Police: 100

Fire: 102

Ambulance: 103