ABOUT US

About Us

There are millions and millions of tourists in the world eager to quench their wander thirst, some luxury loving, some ready to take things as they come and some ready to stray off the beaten track.

Tourism is an exchange of thoughts, traditions, culture, art, literature and other human activities between peoples of different countries which enables the promotion of goodwill without making any apparent effort. It gives a view of one country and express the view of another. These people have carried the flag of faith and the fervor of friendship from port to portal in various countries, in various cities and into various houses.

The importance of tourism is well recognized. The tourists return home not only with the memory of their enjoyment of the places and festivals and the people they have seen and met, but also leave behind them a legacy of love.

Tourism is misunderstood as wastage of money. A man widely travelled is widely acclaimed. Travelling is an education by itself. The knowledge of peoples, places, territories, languages and culture is more needed for better understanding. Tourism provides it to everyone with effortless attempt. You just have to remain silent eye witness to the surrounding world.

In todays’s fast life the man becomes more tired of the hurry and bustle of the present life, leading him to find solace and recreation in playing, fishing or the like which tourism aptly provides.

In Maharashtra even for a flying visit the attractions are several and for a prolonged one, many. Quicker transport by air, rail and road has been developed; to the existing good hotels, the addition of more is being done or planned, the development of new resorts and improvement of existing ones are in hand, both on the hillside and the seaside in whose beauty Maharashtra abounds.

In Maharashtra, Government as well as private entrepreneurs is taking several strides by setting up tourism offices, by pioneering a number of holiday camps and by envisaging several other schemes which are making Maharashtra, scenically, historically, archaeologically most endowed state among the various states of India, as the cynosure of tourist attraction. Millions of foreign tourists have been taking advantage of these schemes and facilities and their appraisal has been very high.

This website contains information on almost all important places of interest in Maharashtra. It covers the historical, the scenical, the architectural and cultural aspects of Maharashtra. No matter what kind of holiday you are looking for, you will find it in the state of Maharashtra. Beautiful coastline, awe-inspiring mountains, holy shrines, cave-architecture, art and culture, challenging tracks or exciting wildlife.

Maharashtra forms a major part of peninsular India with the coast on its western side. Historically Western Maharashtra, Vidarbha and Marathwada are the three components of the state. We have endeavored here to give information on all aspects of tourist places in Maharashtra and we hope that it will be of interest to all.