Maharashtra

Maharashtra, a state spanning west-central India, is best known for its fast-paced capital, Mumbai (formerly Bombay). This sprawling metropolis is the seat of the Bollywood film industry. It also has sites like the British Raj-era Gateway of India monument and cave temples at Elephanta Island. To the south is the rustic, beach-lined Konkan Coast. In the city of Pune, Aga Khan Palace is a memorial to Mahatma Gandhi.

Festivals

Ganesh Chaturthi, Gudi Padwa, Makar Sankranti, Naga Panchami, Bhai Dooj, Sharad Purnima, Diwali, Holi, etc

 

Food

Vada pav, Misal Pav, Usaal Pav, Kande Pohe, Kolhapuri Mutton Rassa, Pithale, Thalipeeth, Puran Poli, Modak, Kothimbir Vadi, Waran Bhaat, Shankarpali, Solkadi, etc.

Best Time to Visit:

Seasons

Months

 

Monsoons

June to September

 
     

Places to visit

Mumbai, Ellora caves, Pune, Aurangabad, Lonavla, Mahableshwar, Pench national Park, Matheran, Nashik, Nagpur, Alibag, Shirdi, Kolhapur, Khandala, panchgani, Saputara, Thane, Malvan, etc

Attractions & Activities

Safari, Widlife, Lake boating, Beaches, Architectures, Museums, Back packing, Temple visits, Nature, Shopping, etc