Mahabaleshwar Weekend Tour Package

A one-day trip from Pune to Mahabaleshwar by cab is possible, but it will be a long and tiring journey as Mahabaleshwar is around 120 km away from Pune, and it takes around 3 to 4 hours to reach there. However, it’s worth it as Mahabaleshwar is a beautiful hill station and a popular tourist destination in Maharashtra.

Here’s a suggested itinerary for a one-day trip from Pune to Mahabaleshwar:

  1. Start your journey early in the morning, say around 6 am, to avoid traffic and reach Mahabaleshwar by 10 am.

  2. On the way, you can stop at Panchgani, which is around 20 km before Mahabaleshwar, and enjoy the scenic beauty of the place. Panchgani is famous for its strawberry farms and has several viewpoints like Sydney Point and Parsi Point, which offer breathtaking views of the valley.

  3. Reach Mahabaleshwar by 10 am and visit the Mahabaleshwar Temple, which is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is one of the most important religious sites in the area.

  4. After visiting the temple, you can head to the Venna Lake, which is a man-made lake and a popular tourist spot. You can enjoy boating, horse riding, and other activities here.

  5. Next, you can visit the Mapro Garden, which is known for its strawberry products and delicious food. You can also buy some souvenirs here.

  6. Finally, you can visit the Wilson Point, which is the highest point in Mahabaleshwar and offers stunning views of the sunrise and sunset.

  7. Start your return journey by 4 pm and reach Pune by 8 pm, depending on the traffic.

Note: The timings mentioned above are approximate, and you can adjust them according to your preferences. Also, make sure to check the weather forecast before planning your trip, as Mahabaleshwar receives heavy rainfall during the monsoon season.

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What to expect

A trip from Pune to Mahabaleshwar can be a wonderful experience with breathtaking scenery and several tourist attractions along the way. Here’s what you can expect from a Pune to Mahabaleshwar trip:

  1. Beautiful Scenery: The journey from Pune to Mahabaleshwar is full of scenic beauty, with lush green forests, rolling hills, and sparkling streams. The road trip itself is a treat for nature lovers, and you will have several opportunities to take in the beautiful views.

  2. Multiple Points of Interest: There are several points of interest along the way, including Panchgani, Mapro Garden, Venna Lake, and Wilson Point. You can plan your itinerary to include stops at these places and explore the various activities they offer.

  3. Pleasant Weather: Mahabaleshwar is a hill station and has a pleasant climate throughout the year. The temperature here ranges between 15°C to 30°C, making it an ideal destination to escape the heat of the city.

  4. Delectable Food: Mahabaleshwar is known for its fresh strawberries, and you can enjoy a wide variety of strawberry-based dishes and desserts here. There are also several restaurants and food stalls that offer local delicacies like vada pav, misal pav, and bhel puri.

  5. Adventure Activities: Mahabaleshwar offers several adventure activities like trekking, boating, horse riding, and zip-lining. You can plan your trip to include these activities and make your trip even more exciting.

Overall, a trip from Pune to Mahabaleshwar can be a fun-filled and memorable experience, full of natural beauty, adventure, and delicious food.

Itinerary Of Mahabaleshwar Weekend Tour Package 1N/2D, 2N/3D From Pune / Mumbai

Pickup From Your Hotel In Pune At 7:00 AM

S.NoSightseeing PlaceRecommended Duration
1Panchgani40 minutes
2Mahabaleshwar Temple40 minutes
3Mapro Garden30 minutes
4Arthur’s Seat40 minutes
5Panchganga Temple30 minutes
6Pratapgarh Fort60 minutes
7Lingmala Waterfall50 minutes

PLEASE NOTE: Guests can visit all the tourism places near Mahabaleshwar listed above or remove any of the places that they don’t want to visit. In order to include any other sightseeing place, guests can check with their cab provider while booking this Pune to Mahabaleshwar sightseeing tour by private car.


  • Must See: Spend time appreciating the architecture and the carvings on the walls. 
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 6.00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free
  • Recommended Duration: 25 Minutes

Panchgani is a popular hill station located near Pune, in the state of Maharashtra, India. It is situated at a distance of about 100 km from Pune and can be reached by road in around 2.5 to 3 hours. Here’s some more information about Panchgani:

  1. Location: Panchgani is located in the Satara district of Maharashtra, at an altitude of around 1,300 meters above sea level. The town is situated on the Sahyadri mountain range and is known for its scenic beauty and pleasant climate.

  2. Climate: Panchgani has a mild and pleasant climate throughout the year, with temperatures ranging from 12°C to 28°C. The monsoon season, from June to September, is the best time to visit as the hills are lush green and the waterfalls are in full flow.

  3. Attractions: Panchgani is known for its natural beauty, including picturesque valleys, scenic viewpoints, and waterfalls. Some popular attractions in and around the town include Table Land, Sydney Point, Parsi Point, Mapro Garden, and the Bhilar Waterfalls.

  4. Adventure activities: Panchgani offers several adventure activities, such as paragliding, trekking, and camping. Visitors can also enjoy horse riding and boating in the nearby Venna Lake.

  5. Accommodation: Panchgani has several accommodation options, ranging from budget guesthouses to luxury resorts. Visitors can choose from a range of options depending on their budget and preferences.

  6. Accessibility: Panchgani is well-connected to Pune by road, with several buses and private taxis available for hire. The nearest railway station is in Satara, which is about 45 km from Panchgani. The nearest airport is Pune Airport, which is about 100 km away.

2. Mahabaleshwar Temple

  • Must See: Spend time appreciating the architecture and the carvings on the walls. 
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 6.00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free
  • Recommended Duration: 25 Minutes

Mahabaleshwar Temple is a Hindu temple located in  Satara District of Maharashtra,  It is one of the seven sacred Mukti Sthalas (places of salvation) in the region and is dedicated to the deity Lord Shiva. The temple is situated on the shores of the Arabian Sea and is a major pilgrimage center for Hindus.

The temple is believed to have been built in the 4th century AD and has been renovated and reconstructed several times over the years. The main  sanctorum of the temple houses the Atmalinga, which is believed to be a self-manifested linga (an abstract representation of Lord Shiva) and is considered very auspicious by devotees.

The Mahabaleshwar Temple is an important place of worship for Hindus, and the annual Mahashivaratri festival is celebrated here with great fervor. The temple architecture is a mix of Dravidian and Chalukya styles, and the intricate carvings on the walls and pillars are worth admiring.

Overall, the Mahabaleshwar Temple is a must-visit for anyone interested in Hindu mythology and culture, and is a serene and peaceful place to visit for spiritual seekers.

3. Mapro Garden
  • Must See: Spend time appreciating the architecture and the carvings on the walls. 
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 6.00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free
  • Recommended Duration: 25 Minutes

Mapro Garden is a popular tourist attraction located in the hill station of Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra, India. Spread over an area of 7 acres, it is a beautiful garden that is famous for its strawberry plantations, and it also offers a variety of processed fruit products, including jams, preserves, and squashes.

Apart from the strawberry plantations, there are many other things to do at Mapro Garden. Visitors can take a walk through the beautifully landscaped garden and enjoy the fresh air and natural beauty. There are several food counters serving delicious sandwiches, pizzas, and ice creams. The garden also has a chocolate factory where you can watch the process of making chocolates and purchase them as souvenirs.

One of the main attractions of Mapro Garden is the chocolate factory where visitors can see the production process of chocolates and taste different varieties of chocolates. Visitors can also sample a variety of fruit juices and jams, which are made from fresh fruits grown in the garden.

The garden has a children’s play area, which is a hit among families with young children. There is also a small museum in the garden that showcases the history of the Mapro brand and the development of the food processing industry in India.

Overall, Mapro Garden is a must-visit destination for anyone traveling to Mahabaleshwar, and it is a great place to spend a relaxed and fun-filled afternoon.

4. Arthur’s Seat
  • Must See: Spend time appreciating the architecture and the carvings on the walls. 
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 6.00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free
  • Recommended Duration: 25 Minutes

Arthur’s Seat is a popular tourist attraction located in Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra, India. It is a natural viewpoint that offers a breathtaking panoramic view of the hills, valleys, and forests of the Western Ghats.

Arthur’s Seat is located at an altitude of 1340 meters above sea level and is named after Arthur Malet, who was the first European to build a house at this location. The viewpoint is a popular spot for tourists and locals alike, and it is especially crowded during the monsoon season when the clouds descend on the hills, creating a beautiful misty view.

Apart from the beautiful views, there is also a legend associated with Arthur’s Seat. It is said that a British officer named Sir Arthur Malet used to sit at this spot to oversee the Savitri River and the surrounding hills. One day, he died while sitting at this spot, and his spirit is said to haunt the place, hence the name Arthur’s Seat.

Visitors can reach Arthur’s Seat by car or by foot. The viewpoint is located about 12 km from the main town of Mahabaleshwar, and the road leading to it is narrow and winding. There are also several steps leading up to the viewpoint, so visitors need to be prepared for a short hike.

Overall, Arthur’s Seat is a must-visit destination for anyone traveling to Mahabaleshwar, and it is a great place to enjoy the natural beauty of the Western Ghats and experience the legend associated with the spot.

5. Panchganga Temple
  • Must See: Spend time appreciating the architecture and the carvings on the walls. 
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 6.00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free
  • Recommended Duration: 25 Minutes

Panchganga Temple is a famous Hindu temple located in the town of Old Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra, India. It is one of the most important religious sites in the region and is dedicated to Lord Shiva.

The temple is situated at the confluence of five rivers, namely Krishna, Koyna, Venna, Savitri, and Gayatri. According to local beliefs, the five rivers represent the five sacred rivers of India, namely Ganga, Yamuna, Saraswati, Godavari, and Narmada, and hence the name Panchganga Temple.

The temple complex is made up of several small shrines, each dedicated to different Hindu deities. The main shrine is dedicated to Lord Shiva, and it is said to be built in the 13th century by the Yadava dynasty. The temple also has a small water tank called Kund, which is believed to be the source of the five rivers that flow through the temple complex.

Apart from its religious significance, Panchganga Temple is also a popular tourist attraction. The temple complex is surrounded by beautiful natural surroundings, and visitors can enjoy a peaceful walk along the river banks or take a dip in the holy waters of the Kund.

Overall, Panchganga Temple is a must-visit destination for anyone traveling to Mahabaleshwar, and it is a great place to experience the spiritual and cultural heritage of the region while enjoying the natural beauty of the surrounding landscape.

Pune To Mahabaleshwar Oneday Trip By Cab. Starting

Indica (A/C)
4 Seater / Hatchback
Inc. All toll,Parking, Driver Food. 
 07:00 Am To 09:00 Pm
330/km Package
extra km: 12/-
4 Seater / Sedan
Inc. All Toll,Parking, Driver Food. 
 07:00 Am To 09:00 Pm
330/Km Package
Extra Km: 13/-
7 Seater / SUV
Inc. All Toll,Parking, Driver Food. 
 07:00 Am To 09:00 Pm
330/Km Package
Extra Km: 15/-
Innova / Xylo
7 Seater / SUV
Inc. All Toll,Parking, Driver Food. 
 07:00 Am To 09:00 Pm
330/Km Package
Extra Km: 20/-

Not: Kilometer & time will be charge from garage to garage. 2) All states taxes, parking; toll & entrance fees will be charge extra. 3) Per day minimum kms run will be charge as specified city wise for outstation duty. 4) After 12 midnight 2nd day will be counted (For outstation use). 5) Driver Allowance for outstation applicable as per Day. 6) Tax will be charge on actual bill as applicable

Following are the car rental companies that are organizing this private tour, select your preferred vendor from the list, check availability and book your tour!

Saiprem Holidays Pvt Ltd
Corporate Cab Services
Oneday Trip By Cab
Oneday Trip By Cab
What’s included
  • a)    A private cab with a professional driver

    b)     Fuel Charge

    c)    Pick and drop from Hotels/Home /Airport local/desired Location

    d)    Cab from as desirer or as per Itinerary/Destination

    e)     Service from Pickup station to Destination.  

What’s not included
  • Entry Ticket Fee at tourist places at Mahabaleshwar
  • Breakfast, Lunch or any meal
  • Lodging / Accommodation at Mahabaleshwar
  • Vehicle beyond the mentioned time duration
  • Vehicle beyond the designated tour route

Terms & Conditions

Travelers are requested to follow the given itinerary for 1 Day / 2 Day Pune to Mahabaleshwar Sightseeing tour package. Ideally this one day Pune to Mahabaleshwar tour package cannot be customized, however if guests prefer to visit different set of places during Mahabaleshwar tour from Pune / Mumbai, they can check the possibility of the same with the listed car rental companies and request for a custom quote.

The time spent on each Mahabaleshwar tourist attraction is to be followed as per the Itinerary schedule. In case of any delays or additional time spent at a particular place, driver or car rental company will not be responsible to cover all the places mentioned in the itinerary.

Please also note that if a particular Mahabaleshwar sightseeing place is closed on the scheduled day of the tour, it will not be covered from the list of sightseeing places. Please check the possibility of visiting an alternate place with cab vendor before you book the tour.