Igatpuri is a Hill Station in Nashik District the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is located in the Western Ghats. The place is one of the best places to visit in Maharashtra in monsoon, It is a hill station 130 km from Mumbai.
Igatpuri is surrounded by the highest peaks in Sahyadri, like the Western Ghats, most of them are forts built in Satavahana Kingdom. It’s an amazing place for trekkers and hikers, Most Indian movie’s and outdoor scenes specially songs are shot in Igatpuri region, Igatpuri is a place of significance.
Tourism is the most outstanding segment of the Igatpuri’s economy. The places most visited by tourist Bhatsa River Valley, Arthur Lake, Kalsubai Peak, Amruteshwar Temple, Dhamma Giri Meditation Centre, Ghatandevi Temple, Girisagar Waterfall, Igatpuri Cemetery, Tringalwadi Fort, Camel Valley, The Five Waterfalls.
The pleasant climate attracts tourist to visit forts, waterfalls, majestic mountains it make’s Igatpuri an ideal place for relaxed vacation’s. During monsoon the forest become greener and waterfalls get revived. Igatpuri attracts nature lovers and trekkers.
Best time to visit : June to September
Nearest railway station :Igatpuri
Nearest Airport : Chhatrapati Shivaji Airport in Mumbai.