Bhimashankar Q&A : Advice, answers and information about travel to Bhimashankar, Maharashtra. Get answers to your travel questions or help others with answers.

 

   

Password
I want to go to  
Home IndiaTravel Q&A

Divya Gupta's query
about travel to Bhimashankar

Q. Places to visit near Bhimashankar

Asked by Divya Gupta on Monday, June 20, 2011

3 Answers

What are the nearby places that one can go to when visiting Bhimashankar from Pune, other than the wildlife sanctuary of course?

Asked to Members Travel Agent
Answers to travel information on
Bhimashankar in Maharashtra

1 - 3 of 3 Answers

Ans. by bpbhatHats off: Trusted & highly rated by travellers on 22 Jun, 2011

Rank this Reply

If you take slight deviations, you can visit 6 to 7 of the Ashta Vinayaka Temples (plus Shivaneri Fort) on the way from Pune to Bhimashankar. We did the same two years back.

Also, don't forget to visit Moola Bhimashankar, which will be half an hour walk in the forest. This is the birth place of Bhima river and is a serene place.
Report Abuse

Ans. by derebail2008Hats off: Trusted & highly rated by travellers on 20 Jun, 2011

Rank this Reply

I have visited Bhimashankar long back, it is one of the jyothilinga obviously. Enroute when we were travelling back to Mumbai, we happened to visit Shivneri Fort of Shivaji. This is a nice and historical fort to visit since Chatrapathi Shivaji was born here.
Report Abuse

Ans. by Hem BhandariHats off: Trusted & highly rated by travellers on 20 Jun, 2011

Rank this Reply

Hi Divya:Bhimashankar,primarily is famous as one of the jyotirlinga places in India.An ancient Shiva temple,close to Bhimashankar river,is the major attraction.Its also popular for"Shakhru"[local name for wild Squirrels>.You can see them,if you are lucky.
I strongly recommend to stay at the jungle Holiday Resort "Blue Mormon",hire a hill view Cottage.Take with you electric kettle,tea bags,some eatables,fruits etc.Restaurent of this Resort offers nice food.Best time to visit is rainy time,till Sept. for lush greenary small waterfalls etc.Pl view few additional photos of Bhimashankar from my photogalary,for some idea on it. Have a nice trip.
Hem Bhandari
Report Abuse

Related Travel Queries
Q.
Asked by hari on 30 Jun, 2011 | 1 Answers
Q.
Asked by hari on 28 Jun, 2011 | 2 Answers
Q.
Asked by Ajay k.b.Upadhyay on 09 Oct, 2010 | 1 Answers
Q.
Asked by pilgrimage on 04 Aug, 2010 | 1 Answers
Q.
Asked by nehal on 25 Jul, 2010 | 3 Answers
Q.
Asked by Shaibal Kanti Datta. on 14 Apr, 2010 | 1 Answers
Q.
Asked by Parmod Kumar on 25 Nov, 2009 | 1 Answers
Q.
Asked by jaya mahamuni on 16 Nov, 2009 | 2 Answers
Q.
Asked by darshan mehta on 30 Jun, 2009 | 2 Answers
Q.
Asked by Omkar on 27 Jun, 2009 | 1 Answers
  + See all Related Queries + See all Bhimashankar Queries

Thank you for Answering this Question. Your advice will help

For your convenience, here is the question asked by Divya Gupta

What are the nearby places that one can go to when visiting Bhimashankar from Pune, other than the wildlife sanctuary of course?
Reply below
You have 2000 characters left, to work with
 
Existing Tags:
Add Tags Click on tags in the list above OR type in your own separated by commas
Tags are simple words that you feel will best Group, Remember & Describe this content.
 
 
 




Bhimashankar Travel Guide.

Download for free

Download | Customise



Hotel Reviews | Destination Guides | Travel Directions | Holiday Ideas | Travelogues | Travel Q & A | Photo Gallery | Plan a Trip | Travel Blogs

Holiday Ideas Maps and Routes India Hotels Top India Destinations India Photos Theme Pictures
Goa Tourism
Spring Break in India
Fairs and Festivals of India
Must Travel Experiences
Spiritual Holidays in India
Routes From Delhi
Routes from Chennai
Routes from Bangalore
Routes from Hyderabad
Routes from Mumbai
Kochi Hotels
Ahmedabad Hotels
Udaipur Hotels
Ooty Hotels
Shimla Hotels
Mumbai Travel Guide
Bangalore Travel Guide
Pune Travel Guide
Chennai Travel Guide
Ooty Travel Guide
Mussoorie Photos
Hardwar Photos
Coonoor Photos
Gulmarg Photos
Kashmir Photos
Nature & Landscape
Wildlife Sancturies
People & Portraits
Night Time Photos
Black and White

Travel Solutions by OkTataByebye

Oktatabyebye.com is India's leading community of travellers and provides a place for travel enthusiasts to find and share travel experiences, recommendations and honest advice on travel in India...read more about us

© 2013 www.oktatabyebye.com . All rights reserved.
Oktatabyebye.com is not a travel agent & does not charge service fees to its users.
* All reviews, ranks, ratings & votes on Oktatbyebye are solely the views & opinions of the users. Oktatabyebye is not responsible for content on external web sites.


// Default Y