Shivapur, a small village, is 24 kilometres from Pune set in the backdrop of low purple hills. Shivapur is famous for the shrine of Qamar Ali Darvesh. The shirine is beautifully decorated with garlands of flowers. The soothing aroma of incense mingles with the chants of the worshippers, thus, calming the mind. Usually people travel to Shivapur for short trips for which Taxicabs and car hire services are very popular as they offer attractive packages. Private taxis, car rental services and cab hires from Mumbai are also very popular among the people. Many book cabs online well in advance so that there is no disruption in their journey.
Famous places to visit: Kamar Ali Darvesh Dargah
Lavassa, a hill city situated amidst the Sahyadri mountain ranges, lies between the cities of Mumbai and Pune. An artificial self-contained city, Lavassa has become a major tourist attraction in the past couple of years. Lavassa runs along the contours of the Warasgaon lake making it a perfect place to getaway. Lavassa has a well constructed and planned system of roads and pathways which makes the place easily accessible; however, to get to Lavassa, one has to resort to private cars or car rental services. Private taxis and car hires are also famous among those who travel to Lavassa often. There are plenty of tourist spots in and around Lavassa City which are best enjoyed when travelled by road and hence hiring a private cab becomes necessary for those who do not personal transport on them. Taxis on demand services are also an added advantage that Lavassa offers to its visitors.
Mahindra Scorpio is manufactured by Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd and was launched in 2002. It is an economy SUV, ideal for long outstation trips. Mahindra Scorpio is a 6 seater car and is considered as one of the best multi utility vehicles. Scorpios are recommended by car rental companies and cab hire companies for within city and outstation travels. Rent-a-car services recommend Mahindra Scorpios for long outstation journeys. Scorpio Taxicabs are extremely economical and comfortable in the Economy SUV category. For trips like Mumbai - Lonavla, Mumbai – Mahabaleshwar and Delhi – Shimla, Mahindra Scorpios are ideal.