Arthur's Seat, Mahabaleshwar

Enjoy the view from Arthur's Seat, a popular vantage point known locally as "Queen of the Points." The spot commemorates a British officer who, after losing his family in a tragic ferry accident, used to sit there and gaze upon the river for hours. Climb up from the parking lot to the point, situated at an elevation of 1,470 m (4,822 ft), and observe the picturesque scenery of mountain ranges and deep river valleys. Put Arthur's Seat at the forefront of your travel plans using our Mahabaleshwar trip planner .
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  • it is a good place to visit and the walk is risky. Little slip and gone forever. one wont find the bones also for cremation. If you like to walk and take risk for this little fun... go for it.  more »
  • Gives a good view with the valley down. Need to climb down few many steps to reach the point from the parking. Parking is a mess on crowded days with narrow roads and buses as well making its way. Hea...  more »
  • A must visit place on list of tourist who visit to mahabaleshwar area. One the most visited place in Mahabaleshwar is definitely “Arthur Seat” point. It offers great view of valley beneath and mountai...  more »

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