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Saputara is one of the best tiny hill station where you can plan your next vacation to by travelling. So here we are sharing all the information you need to have before planning something.
Saputara is semi-hill station situated in Gujarat just a km away from border of Maharashtra is a surely a heavenly place on earth during the monsoon months. You can travel and enjoy leisure time into Saputara hotels. It is at an altitude of around 3000 feet in the Sahyadri range.
Few major attractions of Saputara are-
1. Saputara Lake
One of the major attraction of Saputara is the lake. You can enjoy boating facilities at nominal charges. The place is wrapped up in beautiful and tall hills. The boat ride is surely a pleasurable activity there. So if you visit Saputara by AirIndia then don’t forget to visit the Saputara lake.
You can go on trekking up the surrounding hills and get stunning views of the landscape all around.
2. Saputara Sunset Point
Like majority of hill stations do, Saputara also boasts of a sunset point because you get to witness one of the most beautiful and beholding sunset there. You can reach the sunset point either through the cable car or by climbing a steep hill which doesn’t take a lot of efforts and isn’t very tedious.
Once you are at the top of the hill you get a panoramic view of the deep valley on the western side and Saputara hill station and the lake on the other side. And the view can surely squeeze the freak out of you because I can bet you wouldn’t have seen something as pretty as that panoramic view. In rainy season you don’t get to see the sunset but the view is breathtaking. And the cold breeze blowing cleanses your soul.
If you are snacks-maniac then you just cannot ignore this place because there are small hamlets selling snacks & tea. Roasted corns are available in plenty to quench your temptation.
3. Gira Falls
Gira Falls is situated about 3 km from the Waghai Town in Dang District, it’s a 75 ft. fall that emerges from the Kapri Tributary and drops into the Ambika River. The best time to visit Gira Fall in Saputara in Monsoon when the fall is in its full glory. It dries up during the summer.
Of course, Bathing is not allowed. But you won’t miss on the beautiful of the Gira Fall which is very appealing. There are many makeshift restaurants nearby for tea and snacks. So you can enjoy tea and snacks with panoramic view.
Amidst all the hustle and bustle of life you can take a moment to do something adventurous and take a break to do trekking in Saputara Gujrat.
The trek is worthwhile because you get nice view of the city. But if you plan to visit Saputara then keep trekking on top on your to-do list. But if you’re visiting Saputara in monsoon then you need to be extra careful with trekking in the monsoons as the path becomes slippery. The greenery and views are breathtaking.
5. Saputara Tribal Museum
Saputara tribal Museum is one of the most informative museums which talks about the lifestyle of ancient Saputara locals. It’s a decent attraction to visit when at Saputara.
It provides you with a sneak peek into the local folk culture of the tribal community and very closely located to the bus stand as well for easy accessibility.
6. The Table Point
You get a very lovely and eye pleasing view of the surroundings from the table point. Here you get to do many attractive and interesting activities like horse ride, camel ride, and bike ride are available for tourists. But the place is extremely crowded so you need to plan when to visit before dropping in there.
7. Step Garden
It’s a garden located just besides the Saputara Lake. The flower collections you get to see there is pretty decent. The place is well maintained and is full of tourists especially during the weekends.
8. Sunrise Point
It’s a good place to visit if you wake up early in the morning. It requires considerable amount of physical activity to climb, so if you are an active person craving for more of nature’s bountiful beauty then the place belongs to you.
But make sure don’t come here with old members of the family it can cause a lot of inconvenience to them. There is usually a dense mist along the entire terrain but the view of the sunrise is worth the entire effort. Truly magical it is.
9. Nageshwar Mahadev Temple
En-route to Sunrise point and Governor hill, there is this small temple on the sidelines and that is Nageshwar Mahadev Temple. Neatly placed, with the beautiful canopy of the Saputara Lake at its posterior the place provides you with peace, positivity and devotion.
10. Hatgadh Fort
The Hatgadh Fort is a few kilometers outside Saputara, it’s towards Nashik. The place looks beautiful during monsoon with cloud cover and its flat top lookout.
The fort structure is damaged heavily, but still you won’t regret visiting the place during monsoon.
11. Waghai Botanical Garden
For all the botany lovers, the place calls up for you.
This garden is very good collection of distinct Indian flora. Main attraction of Waghai botanical garden is bamboo plantation. It’s such a nice and informative place about plant. You can definitely get along with your children to Waghai botanical garden and I’m sure they are going to love it.
These were few of the main attraction of Saputara where you can go by AirIndia. So if you are planning a vacation then Saputara is surely recommended and I can bet the visit is worth it. You are surely going to enjoy. And this is what the visitors have to say about their visit to Saputara.
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