Mahabaleshwar is a hill station located in that Satara district of Maharashtra. It is a famous holiday resort has large strawberry and mulberry farms. Venna lake in Mahabaleshwar is one of the most famous tourist spots. The activites around the lake ranges from boat rides to horse rides around the lake during the evenings. Panchgani, a small town near Mahabaleshwar is famous for boarding schools. Taxi cabs and Private car rentals is the most sought after mode of travel in Mahabaleshwar as it gives the tourists to browse through the destination and the many sight seeing places around there. Most of the sights are far from the main city so hired cars is the only way to visit Mahabaleshwar. Mahabaleshwar. Mahabaleshwar is only five hour drive from Mumbai by private cab.
Famous places to visit: Strawberry Farm, Venna Lake, S.T area for shopping, Monkey point, Bombay point.
Mumbai, the financial capital of India lies on the western coast of the country and houses the famous hindi film industry, Bollywood and headquarters of several financial institutions. Mumbai is not only the fastest growing city in the country but also one of the most populated cities in the world.
Although located along the sea, the city of Mumbai extends over 633 square kilometers and travelling from one part of the city to another becomes quite hectic and inconvenient for the general masses. Public transport in the form of local trains, busses, taxi and rickshaws is available; however, with a city so huge and limited time in hands of people, convenience is often the chosen one. Private cab hire and car rentals solve the problem of travelling within and around the city the most. The famous black and yellow taxis are still very famous in South Bombay but when work is more, the best option is to hire a private cab for oneself for the day and leave the travel anxieties behind.