Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Ajanta Caves

The Ajanta Caves are about 29 rock-cut Buddhist cave monuments which date from the 2nd century BCE to about 480 or 650 CE in Aurangabad distri..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Anjarle Beach | Kadyavarcha Ganpati

The Ganesh temple is situated in Anjarle village near Dapoli. It was first constructed with wood in 1150AD and then reconstructed between 1768-1780. I..

Historical and Heritage, Nature and Scenic, Pilgrimage

Bhimashankar Temple

The Bhimashankar temple is a composite of old and new structures in the Nagara style of architecture. It shows the excellency of the skills achieved..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Bhuleshwar Temple

Bhuleshwar is a Hindu temple of Shiva, situated around 45 kilometres from Pune and 10 km from Pune Solapur highway from Yawat. The temple is si..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Elephanta Caves

The Elephanta Caves contain rock cut stone sculptures, that show syncretism of Hindu and Buddhist ideas and iconography. The caves are hewn from solid..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Ellora Caves

Ellora  in Maharashtra, India, is one of the largest rock-cut monastery-temple cave complexes in the world, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, fea..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Ghrushneshwar / Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple

Grishneshwar temple, sometimes referred to as the Ghrneshwar Jyotirlinga or Dhushmeshwar temple, is one of the 12 Jyotirlinga shrines mentioned i..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Gondeshwar Temple | Sinnar

Weathered by the wind and sun for centuries, one such splendid black-stone temple is Sri Gondeshwar at the north east of Sinnar town. The place is 26 ..

Pilgrimage

Guhagar Beach

The guhagar is known for its virgin beach, coir items, coconuts, betel nuts and mainly Haapus Alphanso mangoes. The nearest city and railhead is C..

Adventure/Trekking, Historical and Heritage, Nature and Scenic, Pilgrimage

Harishchandragad Fort

The fort is quite ancient. Remnants of Microlithic man have been discovered here. The various Puranas (ancient scriptures) like Matsyapurana, Agnipur..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Hedvi Ganesh Temple & Beach

This 'Laxmi – Ganesh Temple' is not only ancient but also rare. This temple may have been erected in the period of Peshwa. The deity has been founde..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Jejuri

The temple is dedicated to Khandoba, also known as Mhalsakant or Malhari Martand or Mylaralinga. Khandoba is regarded as the 'God of Jejuri' and i..

Adventure/Trekking, Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Junnar Caves

Junnar caves are also an important destination for the Buddhist pilgrims, not very far from Mumbai and Pune, these caves are situated in Aurangabad di..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Karla Caves

The Karla Caves, Karli Caves, Karle Caves or Karla Cells, are a complex of ancient BuddhistIndian rock-cut caves at Karli near Lonavala, Maharashtra...

Beaches, Pilgrimage

Kelshi Beach

Kelshi Beach, the place known for exerting a hypnotizing influence on the visitors. The endless treasure of shells, conches, and cowries along with sp..

Lake/Backwater/Waterfall, Nature and Scenic, Pilgrimage

Marleshwar Temple & Waterfalls

At a distance of 65 km from Ratnagiri, Marleshwar Temple is a cave temple located at Maral village near Sangameshwar in Ratnagiri district of Maharash..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Moreshwar Temple | Mayureshwar Mandir | Moreshwar Mandir

The temple is the starting and ending point of a pilgrimage of eight revered Ganesha temples called Ashtavinayaka...

Pilgrimage

Ranjangaon Maha Ganapati Mandir

Ranjangaoncha Mahaganapati is considered to be one of the Ashta Vinayak shrines of Maharashtra, celebrating eight instances of legends related to Gan..

Pilgrimage

Saptashrungi Devi Temple

This temple is one among the 51 Shakti peethas located in the Indian subcontinent. The Devi is said to be swayambhu (self-manifested) on a rock on the..

Pilgrimage

Shani Shingnapur

The temple is believed to be a "jagrut devasthan" (lit. "alive temple"), meaning that a deity still resides in the temple icon. Villagers believe that..