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This historical place is paradise for the history buffs! Jawhar city in Palghar district, Maharashtra, is surrounded with sheer greenery and forestry.  The forts and historical places keeps you bounded with the color of Jawahar city. Another attraction is rich cultural heritage that can be seen in the daily life of local people. Let your instincts roll into the beautiful and astonishing Jawhar city.

Places to visit in Jawhar

Jaivilas Palace

Raj Bari or Jaivilas Palace in Jawhar, is one of the tourist attractions. Built by Yashwant Rao Mukne. Spreaded over a vast area, you will be mesmerized with the architecture of the palace.  

Khad Khad Dam

Once, you are in the beautiful things around the Jawhar, you will come across the Khad Khad Dam which holds a solace hue that is definitely body, mind and soul rejuvenating. You really feel the quality-driven time, spending here.

Hanuman Point

You need to visit the Hanuman Point, it is definitely the major attraction of the city. Here is an old Hanuman Mandir that is also known as Katya Maruti Mandir. A beautiful temple surrounded by valleys that adds a mesmerizing ambiance to the place.

Things to do in Jawhar

Dabhosa waterfall

This waterfall is located on Lendi river which owns the tranquility and oneness. Surrounded by huge mountains and lush greenery, this will leave you with a delightful memories. Enjoy a great adventure with your loved ones.  

Also Read: Known significantly as the city of temples and for several UNESCO World Heritage Monuments

Kal Mandavi Waterfall

Enjoying waters under the Kal Mandavi Waterfall is like “dream come alive” and one can enjoy the company of rocky sound by water-throwns.  

Events and Festivals in/around Jawhar

Pola Festival

One of the greatest get-together of Maharashtra is the Pola festival which is mainly celebrated by farmers. This is the day when farmers decorate their bulls and farm animals in order to bestow love and respect to these source of livelihood. This is celebrated in the month of August.


Ugadi is New Year's Eve for Konkani people. It is celebrated with great pomp and show. If you are into the beautiful city called Jawhar, you will probably see “their best way to celebrate Ugadi”.  

Best time to visit Jawhar

The pleasant weather of Jawhar is really enchanting and will always keep you hooked with the place. Though, you want to visit the place to witness the great combination of nature and weather, visiting during winter months will be perfect..

How to reach Jawhar?

Air- Nasik Airport is the nearest airport to reach the Jawhar. Once, you land on the airport, you will easily get the buses and taxis outside the airport. It will hardly take one hour to reach Jawhar.

Rail- The nearest railway station is Igatpuri Railway Station. After reaching the station, you can reach the Jawhar within one hour. The station is basically a busy station and any bus or taxi can easily be hired.

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