Maharashtra, a state where a millennium of culture weaves a tapestry of myriad charms. The spiritual solace of centuries. The sylvan serenity of the countryside.
Location: Maharashtra is located on the western part of India.
Language: Marathi, Hindi.
Major Cities: Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Kolhapur, Nasik, Sirdi, Aurangabad.
Places of interest: Mahabaleshwar, Loanavla Khandala, Elephanta, Ajanta Elora Caves, Sai Baba Temple.
Best Time to Visit: July to September.
How to Reach
By Air: There is an extensive network of flights from Mumbai's Sahar (international) and Santa Cruz (domestic) airports. There are domestic flights to all the major cities of the country.
By Rail: Mumbai has trains connecting it to all important cities in India. Intra city trains in Mumbai are very good, and are the cheapest and fastest way to move around in Mumbai.
By Road: Mumbai is well connected to all the cities in Maharashtra by bus. Intra city bus services are also very good.