Connaught Peak: A Perfect Family Picnic Spot in Mahabaleshwar

by - 8/29/2018

The Connaught Peak is one of the many beautiful viewpoints in Mahabaleshwar. Perched at a height of 1400 metres above the sea level, it was earlier known as Mount Olympia, and is the second highest peak of Mahabaleshwar. Connaught Peak is located just five kilometres from the Mahabaleshwar bus station from where you can easily hail an auto rickshaw or a cab to the spot. The best time to visit the Connaught Peak is from June to September. However, if you are planning to trek your way up there, then October to February are the recommended months. A perfect spot for a family picnic, this is one of the most popular spots in Mahabaleshwar. The main market is only seven kilometres away from the peak where you can shop for your friends and family. The Connaught Peak is an ideal spot in Mahabaleshwar for families to enjoy a fun time together. The mesmerising views of Lake Vena and Krishna Valley add to the experience. The Krishnabai Temple, Ram Mandir and Old Mahabaleshwar Temple are situated close to Connaught Peak.

Other popular tourist spots close to the Connaught Peak include Helen’s Point, Falkland Point, Sunrise Point and Dhobi Waterfall. These places are a must-visit for all nature lovers. If you are looking for an ideal weekend destination, then Mahabaleshwar is the place you must head. While there are several resorts to choose from in Mahabaleshwar, the Club Mahindra Sherwood resort comes highly recommended.
Ideally located (only a few kilometres from the town centre) and close to several interesting tourist spots, the Club Mahindra Sherwood resort is the one you need to head for the perfect holiday. A superb location, great connectivity, adventure activities, and lots of great food, these are some reasons that should help your decision to stay at the resort when in Mahabaleshwar.
The comfortable rooms at the Sherwood Resort In Mahabaleshwar come with all essential amenities. The in-house restaurant serves some of the most delicious food you’ll have at the hill station while enjoying a wonderful view of the valley. The resort also offers several fun-filled activities for families and you can also seek sightseeing assistance should you need any.
A Club Mahindra membership allows you to enjoy amazing holidays in some of the most exotic destinations in India & abroad. One look at the Club Mahindra reviews online will help you understand the many benefits of being a Club Mahindra member. So, for that dream holiday with your family, you know where to head now.

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