Malshej Ghat .

January 4, 2021 By Swapnil Suryawanshi

Malshej Ghat (माळशेज घाट) is a mountain pass in the Western Ghats range in the Kalyan–Ahmednagar Road of MaharashtraIndia. The site is nestled in the lofty rugged hills of the Western Ghats.

The site is home to hundreds of different kinds of flora and fauna especially the avian population such as quailsrailscrakesflamingos and cuckoos.

Getting there :

Malshej ghat, with average height of 700 m is situated in Pune district near the border of Pune and Thane districts. It is at a distance of 130 km north of Pune and 154 km from Mumbai towards northeast. The nearest railhead is Kalyan in Thane District or Karjat near Mumbai. 

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Birds :

Malshej Ghat is known for several types avian population and marriage particularly known for flamingoes.

Time To Visit :

The monsoon months of August and September are a good time to visit Malshej Ghat, with green hills and exotic flamingos visit this area during monsoon months.

Is Malshej Ghat safe :

Your commute to Malshej ghat is likely to get safer as the state national highway department is undertaking several pre-monsoon work and is likely to complete it in the next two months. … An accident-prone road owing to landslides during monsoon, the stretch has at least 10 dangerous posts.

Monsoon Getaway From Mumbai 2. A Waterfall Paradise- Malshej Ghat - Tripoto

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