Famous for its 1000 feet tall waterfall, Thoseghar is a popular nature and picnic spot located in the Satara District of Maharashtra. It is situated at a distance of 20 km from Satara city. Thoseghar has a series of waterfalls varying in height. The monsoon season makes Thoseghar look spectacular and adds to tourist delight. July to November is the ideal season to visit Thoseghar. Road is the best medium to reach Thoseghar as there are regular buses plying from Pune to Satara.
Places to Stay
Few good budget hotels that can be found in the Thoseghar district are Hem Executive Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Rajtara Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), and Radhika Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1100).
The official language of Thoseghar is Marathi.
Some of the major local festivals of Thoseghar include Ganesha Chaturthi in September, Dussehra in October, Deepavali in November, and Christmas in December.
Places of Interest
Chhatrapati Shivaji Museum (1 km), Ajinkyatara Fort (5 km) and Kanher Dam (9 km) are famous tourist spots situated near Thoseghar.
How to Get There
Kolhapur Airport (128 km) is the nearest airport to Thoseghar.
Satara near Thoseghar has a railway station which connects it to major cities in the state of Maharashtra.
Satara provides frequent bus services to cities and towns such as Ankola, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, and Bhatkal. From Satara one can reach Thoseghar by taxi. SRS Travels, Neeta Tours & Travels, VRL Travels, and Canara Pinto are few good bus operators connecting to Thoseghar at affordable bus tariffs. If you don’t have the time to go to a counter, book bus tickets online with just the click of a mouse.