Looking for a short trip from Pune that’s filled with natural beauty and a peaceful environment?
Look no further than Mulshi Lake and Dam! Located just 35 km from Pune, this serene location is perfect for nature lovers and those seeking a tranquil getaway.
The Sahyadri ranges, Koraigadh and Dhangad fort all add to the scenic beauty of the area, making it an ideal spot for photography and trekking. While monsoon season is especially stunning, Mulshi remains peaceful year-round, so you can plan your visit any time.
One of the most popular activities at Mulshi Lake and Dam is camping. Imagine renting a cottage by the lake, having a campfire, and enjoying the stunning surroundings. It doesn’t get more relaxing than that! The dam is a major source of irrigation and electricity production, and is surrounded by Sahyadri mountain ranges. The lush greenery and serenity of the lake and mountains make for a mesmerising and refreshing view.
Other than camping, visitors can enjoy hill climbing, boating, fishing, and bird-watching. If you’re up for a little exploring, nearby Lavasa, Tamhini Ghat, Kailasgad Fort, Panshet, and Raigad Fort are all excellent places to visit.
Don’t forget to learn about the irrigation and hydroelectricity production being done at Mulshi, too. This can be an excellent educational opportunity for children.
Mulshi Lake and Dam is a perfect destination for family picnics, friend’s outings, or a romantic retreat. So, what are you waiting for?