Maharashtra often called the ‘Gateway to the Heart of India’, Maharashtra is quite larger than most states in the country. Owing to its closeness to the Western Ghats, it is blessed with a scenic backdrop of the mountains on one side and has the beautiful Konkan coastal belt on the other.
Maharashtra, the land of everything limitless invites you into its extensive overabundance of attractions. The second most populous state sits majestically right next to the heart of India. Ornamented by the attractive Sahyadri ranges of the Western Ghats with high mountains that vanish in the morning mist, while the extensive belt of the Konkan Coast hypnotizes by its white beaches. The ruins of the ancient forts and palaces in Pune and Ratnagiri among others proudly narrate the story of the then mighty rulers of Maharashtra. Centuries-old temples located in places like Pandharpur, Ozar are still rooted in their traditions, offering sanctuary to pilgrims. As do the modest hill stations of Mahabaleshwar, Lonavala, Matheran, settled pleasantly in nature, provide respite to travelers from the hustle and bustle of the cities.
People of many culture and faith live cordially in this state, which is why there is much excitement about the culture of Maharashtra which while retaining its original Marathi culture has excellently embraced the opposite cultures that have a return to calling this state their home. Apart from being made in history, traditional arts and culture, it is also famous for its economy mainly because Mumbai -the financial capital of India is situated here and the recreation hub – the screenland moreover finds its origin during this state. The merger of those styles of things that this state offers makes a visit here fully worthy.