Mount kalsubai, being the highest peak (5,400 feet) in Maharashtra is where Bhandardara resides. Pravara River being the heart of Bhandardara surrounded by natural environment, waterfalls, mountains including Arthur lake and Randha falls being the most wonderful tourist attractions. Bhandardara, has all the natureâ€™s divine sanction a place is supposed to get, located in Ahmedabad district and is nearly 185 kilometers from Mumbai accessible through roadways. The village being cloaked with myriad attractions and its tranquility making an audacious weekend to escape from the turmoil of the cities.
This hill station is easily accessible either by train, taxi, bus or your own kind of vehicle since it doesnâ€™t have any kind of airport to reach to best way being the bus. You can reach there from pune (161 kms), from Mumbai (185 kms) and from Nashik(72kms).
Get away from your city and have a relaxing weekend, brace yourself for a camp at Bhandardara near the Pravara lake which is formed due to Wilson dam, built in 1910. Apart from that, umbrella falls hypnotizing the travelers is also a beautiful place to visit; However, it is best to view in monsoon season July and October. The rise of the water levels the view becomes even more astounding, giving an island feel.
For a perfect view, a perfect meal is a need and Bhandardara having the tastiest food, Non-veg lovers you would want to try them. Gushing through your old memories, your school days, this camping would will make you feel like one. A perfect place to get that movie-scene background for your Instagram!
A camp near this lake is honestly delightful dogging that will nab you in the knees of breathtaking scenery. Lounge and revive under a star-spangled night sky.
Bhandardara hill station is an awe-inspiring scenic view in Maharashtra. Interestingly, it is said and believed that, ages ago a sage Agastya has meditated here for a year. Delighted with his atonement, gods consecrated him with river ganga which is now known as pravara river making the place even more blessed. Bhandardara is traversed by trekking trails and dotted with forts. It is also a popular break point for tourists travelling to Nashik and shiridi.
An explored place in Maharashtra may excite you to see what mother nature has kept in there and its all worth watching. A camp on the edge of the lake is good to go option. Roads may look very clingy and tough but what not gets in your way to a beautiful destination. With a roaring waterfall in the landscape, waters from the dam, towering hills in the background and greenery everywhere can not only be seen in movies or in imagination of a book, you could relive that moment at this camp in Bhandardara.
4 pm - Check in to campsite
6 pm - Barbeque and snacks
8 pm - Bonfire
9 pm -Dinner
10 pm - Sleeping in tents
8 am - Breakfast and snacks with tea
10 am - Boating and a small trek
12 noon - Lunch will be served
4 pm - Checkout
All meals mentioned in the itinerary
Boating and a small trek
Tents with mattresses and pillows with blankets