Bhandardara .

January 4, 2021 By Swapnil Suryawanshi

Bhandardara is a holiday resort village near Igatpuri, in the western ghats of India. The village is located in the Akole tehsil, Ahmednagar district of the state of Maharashtra, about 185 kilometers (115 mi) from Mumbai and 155 kilometers (96 mi) from Ahmednagar.

Places of interest :

Bhandardara is home to Mount Kalsubai, the highest peak (5,400 ft or 1,600 m) in Maharashtra.

Another tourist attraction is the Wilson Dam on the Pravara River, which was built in 1910. The Umbrella Falls also draw visitors, although it can be seen only during the monsoons between July and October. About 10 km away from Shendi Village is the Randhaa Waterfalls. The Ratangad fort is around 22 km from Shendi/ Bhandardara, and is connected by both roadway, and ferry across the Lake Arthur. 

Bhandardara Lakeside Camping

Location :

StateMaharashtra TalukaAkole

Exact Location: A holiday resort village Bhandardara is located on the western coast in Ahmednagar.

Nearest TownAkole.

Distance from Akole: 45 km.

water level in rainy season at Wilson Dam

How far is bhandardara from Mumbai :

165 KmsDistance Between Mumbai to Bhandardara

Distance between Mumbai to Bhandardara by Road is165 Kms
Distance between Mumbai to Bhandardara by Flight is106 Kms
Travel Time from Mumbai to Bhandardara by Road is3:34 hrs
Nearest Airport in MumbaiChhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (19.08, 72.88)

Where is bhandardara situated :

Bhandardara Dam also known as Wilson Dam has its existence on Pravara River and is situated 150 metres above ground level. This dam is located in holiday resort village of Bhandardara on the western coast of India. This lies in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra.

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