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                                                         KAMSHET
   Kamshet, a small place located in Maharashtra along the Mumbai-Pune highway is famous for its scenic beauty, hills and hill stations. It is close by to  Khandala and Lonavala which are called the twin hills.
   The quiet Kamshet has spectacular paddy and sunflower fields.
   Para-gliding is one of the main attractions here. Adventurous tourists fly at a height of 175 and get full fleged view of the green bed and the Pawna Lake. Shelar and Kondeshwar cliff which are about 8 and 20kms respectively from Kamshet are prominent para-gliding spots.
   Apart from para-gliding it is also famous for the Buddhist caves which consists of sculptures of Lord Buddha. Karla Caves, Bedsa caves, Bhaja caves and Kondeshwar temple are the best places to visit.
   Monsoon is the best time to visit Kamshet.
     
                                               PLACES TO VISIT

Karla Caves : Karla caves are famous for its amazing rock-cut carvings. Theravada Buddhist monks built these caves in the 3rd century.  These caves are located close to Lonavala.

Bedsa Caves:  These caves were built in 1st century and are famously called Hinayana Buddhist caves. This cave is famous for its dancing and animal carvings.

Bhaja Caves : These caves were constructed around 200 B.C, is a group of 18 rock-cut caves. It is famous for its 14 stupas. 9 stupas are locted outside the caves and 5 inside. The spectacular waterfall near the last cave attracts tourists.

Kondeshwar Temple : It is an old temple, where Lord Shiva is the main diety. It is located in the Pohara range which is fringed by thick forest and hills. Devotees throng here during MahaShivaRathri.

Para-gliding : Para-gliding is one of the main attractions here. Para-gliding schools train freshers.

                                                    HOW TO REACH

           By Air :  Pune airport is about 60kms. Taxi/bus can be taken from there.
           By Rail : Lonavala is the nearest station.
           By Bus : Kamshet has direct buses to Mumbai and Pune.
   



27.0 °C
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Humidity: 46%
Wind : 1.04 mt/sec towards NE

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32.1 °C |21.3 °C

Best Time To Visit : OCT NOV DEC JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN
   
 
Near By major Cities
Mumbai  89 KM near     
Ahmedabad  543 KM near     
Gandhinagar  565 KM near     
Near By Air Ports
Lohegaon Airport   49 KM near     
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport   89 KM near     
Gandhinagar Airport   152 KM near     
Chikkalthana Airport   256 KM near     
Near By Local Cities
Pimpri-Chinchwad  35 KM near     
Pune  47 KM near     
Panvel  58 KM near     
Ambernath  68 KM near     
Near By Districts
Pune   47 KM near     
Raigad   81 KM near     
Mumbai   89 KM near     
Thane   95 KM near     
Near By RailWay Station
Kamshet Rail Way Station   0.5 KM near     
Kanhe Rail Way Station   5.5 KM near     
Malavli Rail Way Station   9.1 KM near     
Lonavala Rail Way Station   17 KM near     
Khandala Rail Way Station   20 KM near     
 
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