KNOW MAHARASHTRA

Maharashtra is India's third largest state in terms of area and second largest in terms of population. The word Maharashtra means the "The Great State". The Maharashtrian's love for art and culture is quite evident and also have intense interest in drama. Travelling here is a fascinating experience. Mumbai is the capital city of Maharahtra. In Maharashtra you can enjoy Wildlife Sanctuaries and Parks, exotic hill stations, sacred pilgrimage centres and can discover beautiful beaches. It is one of the most industrialized states of India and a distinct cultural region.

GLIMPSE OF MAHARASHTRA

Area 308,000 Sq. kms
Capital Mumbai
Languages Spoken Marathi
Climate Winter - Mid Sept. to Feb.
Summer - March to May
Monsoon - June to Sept.
Post Monsoon - Oct. to Mid Dec.
October is very warm.

HISTORICAL INFORMATION

The name Maharashtra first appeared in a 7th century inscription and in the account of a contemporary Chinese traveller, Hsuan Tsang.It was ruled by diverse dynasties each of them adding to the cultural flavour of the region and each leaving behind its own distinctive marks.The state of Maharashtra was established in 1960 and it became India's leading state after the favorable economic policies in the 1970s.

HOW TO REACH

By ROAD:
Mumbai is well connected to all the cities in Maharashtra by bus.

By AIR :
There is an extensive network of flights from Mumbai's 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.

DESTINATIONS

Mumbai, Pune, Aurangabad, Mahabaleshwar, Kolhapur, Bhandardara, Nagpur, Nasik

GUEST ACCOMMODATION

  • MUMBAI
  • Luxury Hotels
  • Hotel ITC Grand Maratha
    Hotel Hyatt Regency
    Hotel JW Marriott
    Hotel Leela Kempiski
    Hotel The Oberoi
    Hotel Oberoi Towers
    Hotel Le Royal Meridien
    Hotel Taj Mahal
    Hotel Taj Land Ends
    Hotel Taj President
  • First Class Hotels
  • Hotel Ambassador
    Hotel Best Western
    Hotel Fariyas
    Hoetl The Retreat
    Hotel Sun-n-Sand
    Hoetl The Resort
    Hotel Mercure Guestline
    Hotel Holiday Inn
    Hotel Intercontinental Grand
    Hotel Kohinoor
    Hotel Marina Plaza
    Hotel Ramada Palm Grove
    Hotel Tulip Star Grove
    Hotel Shalimar
  • Budget Hotels
  • Hotel Heritage
    Hotel Quality Inn Parle
    Hotel Days In Navi
    Hotel Midland
    Hotel Sahil
    Hotel Godwin
  • PUNE
  • First Class Hotels:
  • Hotel Central Park
    Hotel Le Meridien
    Hotel Sun-n-Sand
    Hotel Taj Blue Diamond
    Hotel The Sagar Plaza
  • Budget Hotels:
  • Hotel Best Western The Pride
  • AURANGABAD
  • First Class Hotels:
  • Hotel Ambassador Ajanta
    Hotel Rama International
    Hotel Taj Residency
  • NASIK
  • First Class Hotels:
  • Hotel Quality Inn Regency
    Hotel Taj Residency