Placed at an altitude of 1900 feet in the Sahyadri Hills of Western Ghats, Igatpuri is a beautiful hill town in Nashik and among the top hill station to visit in Maharashtra as part of Maharashtra Tour Packages. Formerly known as Egutpoora, this hill town is adorned with beautiful temples, quaint old forts, pleasant climate, majestic mountains and splendid scenery. Also, Igatpuri has something to offer to everyone be it nature enthusiasts or adventure seekers or to even those who simply seek a calm resort from the hectic city life. Typically, 1-2 days is required to explore best Igatpuri Tour Packages. Bhatsa River Valley, Camel Valley, Tringalwadi Fort, Ghatandevi Temple and Vaitarna Dam are some important places to visit in Igatpuri. Besides, it is also home to the world's largest meditation center, Vipassana International Academy of Meditation that offers training in the ancient technique of meditation, Vipassana.
Malshej Ghat, Mumbai, Lonavala and Pune are also close to Igatpuri and 5-6 day trips can be planned to visit Igatpuri along with these places.