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Kaas Plateau of Flowers

Kaas Plateau of Flowers, Maharashtra

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About Kaas Plateau of Flowers

It is situated high hill plateaus and grasslands turn into a 'valley of flowers' during monsoon season, particularly from August to early October. Kaas plateau is a World Natural Heritage site, part of the Sahyadri Sub-cluster.To control possible damage by tourists, the number of visitors to the plateau has been restricted to 3,000 per day.


Attractions near Kaas Plateau of Flowers

Vajrai Waterfall1.64km from Kaas Plateau of Flowers

Bhambavli Vajrai Waterfall is the tallest waterfall of India. The height of this waterfall is 1840 ft and it falls from a straight cliff having three steps (stages). The water for waterfall comes from the river Urmodi. The lush green mountains and the flowers in nearby flower valley please your senses. The pleasant weather actually relaxes you like anything. But the star attraction of this place is tranquility.

Panchgani hill station22.71km from Kaas Plateau of Flowers

This is a famous hill station and municipal council in Satara district. Scenic Panchgani was discovered by the British during the British raj as a summer resort, and a superintendent named John Chesson was placed in charge of the hill station in the 1860s.

Lodwick Point Mahabaleshwar31.48km from Kaas Plateau of Flowers

Lodwick Point is situated about 5 km west of Mahabaleshwar Bus stand. The point was named after  General Lodwick, who was the first British officer to climb the hill in April 1824.

Pratapgad Fort34.99km from Kaas Plateau of Flowers

This is a large fort located in Satara district. Significant as the site of the Battle of Pratapgad. The fort is now a popular tourist destination. This fort is built on a spur which overlooks the road between the villages of Par and Kinesvar.

Raigad Fort69.69km from Kaas Plateau of Flowers

The Raigad Fort is one of the major spots of tourism in Maharashtra. It is a hill fort that is based in the Raigad district of Maharashtra. Chhatrapati Shivaji has made this fort the capital of his empire in the year 1674. The fort is situated at 2700ft above the sea level. It is located in the Shayadri mountain range. There is a long stretch of nearly 1450 steps that leads to the fort.

Jejuri Temple70.92km from Kaas Plateau of Flowers

Jejuri Khandoba Temple is dedicated to Khandoba, who is also known as Mhalsakant or Malhari Martand in the region. Khandoba is the important god worshipped by Dhangar, the oldest tribes in Maharashtra. It is believed that Khandoba is a god of Sakamabhakti, the god who fulfills all the desires of his devotees. Jejuri is popular for its old Deep Mala.

Where is Kaas Plateau of Flowers

Discover more attractions in Satara, where Kaas Plateau of Flowers is located

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Satara district is situated in the river basins of the Bhima and Krishna river. The district of Pune bounds it to the north, Raigad bounds it to the north-west, Solapur the east, Sangli to the south, and Ratnagiri to the west.