The third largest state and the second most populous state in India – Maharashtra – is brimming with an array of colourful shrines; a remarkable collection of caves; golden beaches lined with swaying palm trees; historic hotspots with strong past connection; and oodles of emerald hill stations under the canopy of lush western ghats. Maharashtra, a state spanning west-central India, is best known for its fast-paced capital, Mumbai (formerly Bombay). This sprawling metropolis is the seat of the Bollywood film industry. It also has sites like the British Raj-era Gateway of India monument and cave temples at Elephanta Island. To the south is the rustic, beach-lined Konkan Coast. In the city of Pune, Aga Khan Palace is a memorial to Mahatma Gandhi. With an incredible mashup of everything, there’s is no better place to go for a holiday in India than Maharashtra. The state is primarily known for its ancient Ellora and Ajanta caves, and pilgrim destinations. Plan a holiday in Maharashtra to witness the dazzling range of experience, beautiful landscapes and years of history.
Witness the art from the past; slip in the madding crowd; get drenched in the luscious colours of its hill station; go crazy on the capsizing waves; experience the iconic attractions of India – do all these and much more on a trip to Maharashtra.