Malshej Ghat is nestled in the arduous hills of Western Ghats in the Thane-Ahmad Nagar Road in the state of Maharashtra. An abode of natural beauty, this tranquil hill station is a perfect holidaying destination far from the commotion of city life.
Mountains, waterfalls, lakes, forts engulfed in the lush greenery, Malshej Ghat transforms into a beautiful nature’s paradise during the monsoons and is one of the favourite destinations for travelers from Mumbai, Thane or pune.
A nice view of valleys is one of the major attractions here. Malshej Ghat is set in sylvan surroundings and is perfect from busy city life.
Malshej Ghat is situated at a mountain pass in the Maharashtra state which has a special value in the heart of the adventure lovers. Malshej Ghat is known for several types of flamingoes. The best migratory residents of this place are flamingoes who choose this abundant zone as their nestling ground during monsoon season.
Nature lovers visit this place due to the presence of several flora and fauna which makes this place unique of its kind. The place is also popular amongst hikers, trekkers and naturists.
The birthplace of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, “The Shivneri Fort” is quite close by Harishchandragad fort and the ancient temples speak of architectural marvel. The Malshej Falls, Ajoba Dam are amongst other attractions.