Why you need to Visit Kolad
If you are watching to get away from the monotonous life of work, worry and stress, then take a halt from your city life and enjoy a break to a hot new destination called Kolad, the escapade capital of Maharashtra which has an unchanged beauty to proposal and is waiting to be discovered.
Consistent destinations like Matheran, Mahableshwar or Lonavala though beautiful are usually overfull and high-priced during weekends. So, in its place plan a stay trip to this attractive little village of Kolad, this is about 120 km from both Mumbai and Pune & is one of the best weekend getaways from Mumbai.
Kolad is a minor prosperous village positioned on the banks of river Kundalika in Raigad district of Maharashtra. This village is blessed with lush greenery and at its background is the royal Sahyadri foothill range with beautiful valleys and marshlands adding to the picturesque beauty. Kolad developed popular after it was exposed by a few hikers and escapade sport lovers and they found it a perfect location for leading adventurous activities. Today, Kolad is progressively gaining gratitude with tourist due to its neighbourhood to resorts, farms, river rafting facilities, areas, waterfalls, dams, forts, lakes and other picturesque attractions.
Best time to visit Kolad
Amid June to March is the perfect for visiting Kolad. Monsoon season is the loveliest time to visit, midwinters are pleasant. While summer months of March to May are somewhat hotter hence should be evaded.
Adventure activities at Kolad
White water river rafting:
The main attraction in Kolad is the ‘Kundalika River Rafting'. The basis of Kundalika River is from Tamhini Ghat and it streams through Kolad village and is a flawless place for rafting for laypersons. This propelling activity is showed between two dams which are about 12 km separately. Propelling starts from the minor side of Bhira Dam and turns into Dolwahal Dam and since there is no unacquainted changes in the levels of water this river is highly harmless and has been documented as water sports hub. Enjoy propelling in this 12 km water stretch which is full of thrilling rapids of grade 3 type making it a fun-filled 2 hour movement.
A visit during the monsoon season is perfect since rafting activities are at its peak due to the high levels of water.
Pamper in river rafting as this action apart from being electrifying and exhilarating, will help you get over your fears and will make you a stouter and brave person.
This is the only rafting facility in India that is working all round the year.
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Other River Adventures:
Further river rafting, the Kundalika River proposals other adventure tours like kayaking, canoeing and river zip line crossing. Boating through this river is a soothing practice as you get to watch the mild pace of village life of Kolad and its environs which is rich in vegetation and has a countless biological diversity.