Things to do - general


“Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.”

Monsoon has a magic to transform every quaint little hill stations into a heavenly getaway. Dense grey sky, drizzles and gust of wind touching your face, experience the shades of green that nature beholds for you on your trip to Igatpuri. Located amidst the serene ranges of Sahyadri, is the soulful getaway to chill and wander in the hills of Igatpuri. Igatpuri is a quaint little town situated in Nashik district, offering lush greenery, the pristine lake and tall cascades. It has recently gained popularity as a picnic and a trekking spot. It has opened the path of Vipassana for the visitors in Dhammagiri. Your road to this place will leave you spellbound with the picturesque Camel valley, which is a breath taking sight. Trngalwadi fort is an ancient fort, situated on the towering hills offering a scenic view to the visitors. These tranquil hills, gushing waterfalls and beautiful lakes will revive your soul and rejuvenating mind and body too. This place offers you the much-needed break from the noise-polluted metropolis.

Country India
Languages spokenMarathi, Hindi, English
Currency usedRupees
Area (km2)The hill station is located on the Mumbai-Agra highway and is just 130 km north of Mumbai and 47 km south of Nashik.

Sports & nature

If adventure and nature feed your soul, then this is the right destination waiting for you.  Experience the nature in every bit, while trotting the green rocky paths of  Ratangad, a fort situated on the lofty hill surrounded by many important peaks of Sahyadri and is an ideal place for trekking. This fort offers you a mesmerising scenery of the lush groves, which resides in the cradle of the western ghats. Kalsubai, one of the highest peak is located in the vicinity of Igatpuri. Kalsubai's enchanting scenic location and fog-filled valleys will enthral and entice you with its mystic beauty. Bandardhara is a great camping spot, which is located near a lake. The serenity of this place will bewilder when you wake up to the melody of ripples in the lake.

Nightlife info

The best way to enjoy your nights in Igatpuri is, by enjoying the display of colours in the sky, with the setting sun. Gazing and counting the numerous stars that adorn the beautiful sky, is the most the stupendous experience of nightlife in this place.

Culture and history info

Buddhism has left a huge trace of this place. The pagoda known as Dhammagiri is located in Igatpuri, which preaches Vipassana, an ancient form of meditation. This delicacy relished by the visitors at this place is “Vada Pav”. There are many small restaurants and local mesh to offer you food. Marathi is widely spoken over here.

Unfortunately there are no accommodations at this location at the moment.

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