Hill Stations near Nagpur
By road Saptura can be reached by travelling distance of 667 km (414.00 miles) which requires at-least 9 hour(s) 15 min(s). It has location between 20o 1' and 24o 7' north latitudes and 68o 4' and 74o 4' east longitudes.
Government has offered various bus service A/C, non A/C buses all are available with fare of Rs. 3 to 4 per head. Hill station is well connected with all neighboring cities Mumbai and Pune. From railway station taxis are available to reach the heart of the city which took Rs. 900 as fare amount. The hill station is situated at about 1000m height. Situated at top of Sahyadri ranges, Gandhi Shikar. River stream over the mountain, birds flying and residing on tree gives an incredible visual experience.
The pleasant climate at Saptura make it suitable for tourist to visit the hill station throughout the year. The place is enriched with enormous biodiversity along with the 'Dangri' group people make it more traditional. The panoramic view of landscape it is developed as a hill resort Now the area has developed with all modern facilities like hotels, parks, swimming pool, boat club, theatres and a museum to spend an enjoyable time in the womb of nature filled with fresh and cool air.
The word sapotar means “'abode of serpents,'” which describes an image of a snake on the shores of the Sarpagana river, which passes through the town. This image is worshipped by the tribal people during Holi, which is celebrated as a major festival in Saputara.
Seminary Hill, Nagpur
Balaji Mandiri situated on the seminary hill, which is dedicated to Shri Balaji. At a distance of 8 km Sonegaon airport is situated to the south of the Nagpur. To enjoying travelling to Nagpur via road The National Highway 7 and the National Highway 6 are also available. It is one of the most famous and beautiful hill stations in Nagpur, Maharashtra. Tourists are attracted towards the Seminary hill just because of the natural beauty of this place. Local bus services, Cycle and Auto rickshaws are available in the Nagpur city which can be used to reach the desired destination like Seminary hill. The place doesn't available any accommodation facility, one has to stay in the Nagpur city itself.
It is situated on the Satpuda mountains ranges at a height of 1461m. It is one of the most peaceful places on earth. Toranmal is a hill station with complete peace and freshness filled in the air. And, it scenic beauty attracts tourist from worldwide. Yashwant Lake, Seetha Khali and many ancient temples adds to the beauty of the place. The nearest airport to Toranmal is Aurangabad and railway station is Nandurbar, which is 76 kms away from southern railway. Another railway connectivity is with is Dhule, which is 128 kms away.
It is also near Nagpur. It is famous for its sloopy steepy drops made below the plain which looks incredible and stunningly dangerous. It is located at an altitude of 800 metres. In summers temperature reaches 32 deg C and in winter it is around 16 deg C with annual rainfall of 524 cm. It can be visited all-round the year. MTDC has availed accommodation facilities with the total capacity being 83 persons in the resort.
The entire greenery around the hill looks incredibly beautiful.At night, from Hart Point a glimpse of busy life of Bombay sparkling in the night can be viewed. It is the most popular picnics spot and fireside revelry. The market in the hill station is filled with attractive items which attracts tourist to buy items like hats, leather made items, chappals and the irresistible chikki loved by young and old alike. Charlotte Lake appears in between its way. The best time to visit the hill station is from October to May. The place is connected via air, road, and rail. Nearest airport is Mumbai, which is 100 km. away from the resort.
It is about 763km away from Mumbai. Nearestt railway station is Badnera, which is aboit 110 km away. The place is connected to major cities by road as well. Bus services are also available which connects Nagpur city, Amravati region Wardha, Akola and other nearby cities. Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation has developed resorts for visitors stay in Chikhaldara.
Nagpur has varied nearby hill stations which include Gopalgad Hill – Guhagar, Hanuman Point – Jawhar, Hills – Thane, Kawaleshet – Amboli, Matheran Points – Matheran, Mount Kalsubai – Bhandardara, Narendra Hills – Sawantwadi, Pariskshit Point – Sawantwadi, Shivaji S Ladder – Matheran, Sunset Point – Jawhar. Hill stations in Nagpur are numerous where one can enjoy and experience nature’s creativity.