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.
Pune, the second largest city of Maharashtra after Mumbai, is regarded as the cultural capital of the state. Pune supports a huge student population and is also known as the ‘Oxford of the East’. The city is famous for various cultural activities like classical music, theater and literature.
Pune has a comprehensive network of roads that connects different parts of the city. Auto Rickshaws swarm all over the city, however most of the rickshaw drivers are quite rude and mistrust against them has just left the general public looking for better and convenient options for travel. Private car hire and car rental companies have come in handy for the people in this city. People usually hire cabs and private taxis for within city travel as Pune has a lot of historic and cultural offerings. There are plenty of tourist spots around Pune which are best experienced when travelled by road and hence hiring a private cab becomes necessary for those who do not personal transport on them.
Famous Places to visit: Osho Park, Dagrusheth Temple, Bhimashankar Temple, Shaniwar Wada,