Mahabaleshwar Temple, Mahabaleshwar

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Trek to Mahabaleshwar Temple, an ancient Hindu temple of historical, religious, and cultural importance. Originally constructed in the fourth century, the temple has served as a holy place and a pilgrimage destination for centuries. The complex holds a Shiva Linga, which is said to bless those who lay eyes upon it. Near the temple sit rows of peddler stands selling souvenirs and small religious items for travelers. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Mahabaleshwar holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Mahabaleshwar Temple and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Very old Shiv Temple built in 16th Century and has adjacent couple of more temples of big significance. This temple is having a Rudraksh shaped Shivling which is a rarity. Visit to this place is worth...  more »
  • Very nice temple in Mahableshwar, very colourful outside. Parking very close to the temple, only 20rps. Really nice at the rear of the temple, you can stand and listen to the bird song in the surround...  more »
  • Make a list of few places which you would want to cover as a part of Mahabaleshwar Trip. There are a few temples in the same vicinity and all of them can be covered in one go. All of them are located ...  more »

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Where to stay in Mahabaleshwar

Nestled tight around the center of town, hostels, guesthouses, and basic hotels offer comfortable rooms to bed down in after a long day of adventuring. Farther away from the urban area you can find plusher resorts, with infinity pools, spas, and onsite fine-dining restaurants.
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