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About Elphinstone Point

Among the highest points of Mahabaleshwar, Elphinstone Point is a beautiful hill spot noted for the enchanting views of Mahabaleshwar. The place is named after Sir Mount Elphinstone, and then governor of Bombay. The spot is an ideal place to get some peace and relaxation in surreal beauty, healing your senses with lush greenery. One can also get a view of Pratagarh fort from here and view of Koyna valley, plains, the ravine and also the origin of River Savitri. Nearby is the mansion of Dr. Murray, the man who discovered the point.

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  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Food Stalls
  • Recommended Hours Min. 1 hour
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Couple, Family
  • Allowed Footwear, Camera, Video

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Lord Mahabaleshwar Temple

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Town Bazaar

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Visit Elephant's Head Point

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Visit Lingmala Waterfalls

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