Mumbai to Jawhar Weekend Holiday Packages
Jawhar holiday packages from Mumbai for your weekend trip
What to See
Bhopatgad Fort: A small fort made of rocks; it was constructed by Shivaji for his official and personal meetings. According to a legend, the fort was visited by Lord Rama, wife Sita and sons Luv and Kush. A rock nearby with four footprints is said to be a testimony to the story. The place is visited by a large number of devotees. The fort also affords amazing views of the half clouded mountains.
Dabdaba Falls: One of the most attractive spots in Jawhar, it is a pretty picture as the water gushes from a height turning milky white. The densely forested surroundings and the perfectly quiet atmosphere make it an excellent escape for travelers.
Hanuman Point: This interesting spot provides lovely and enchanting views of the valley lying beneath. The spot has earned its name from a legend that Lord Hanuman relaxed here while on his way to Shri Rama.
Jai Vilas Palace: Also known as 'Raj Bari' the palace was one the official residences of the royal Munke family. The palace was located on top of a rock so as to enable the king to look at his kingdom from a height. The structure is extremely attractive with intricately decorated domes and carvings. The lush green surroundings provide a wonderful backdrop to the Palace.
Shirpamal: An interesting structure built by the great Maratha King Chhatrapati Shivaji, the structure was constructed on the highest pinnacle of the highest hill so as to give the royalty a view of all the movements that happen below. The way to Shirpamal is also an interesting trekking route.
Sunset Point: An ideal spot to catch some spectacular views of the sunset, the picturesque settings and the tranquil ambiance make the experience unforgettable.
Weekend Getaways in India