Malshej Ghat is located 700 meters above sea level, amidst the soaring ranges of the Western Ghats equidistant from Mumbai and Pune. Ruggedly landscapes thickly forested, laced by many venerated n'vers and rich in bird and animal's life, the place attracts those who wish to experience nature's myriad wonders, up close and personal.
A side from its fascinating ecology, Malshej Ghat draws one to its numerous historic forts, forest houses, resorts and sanctuaries. There's Shivneri Fort birthplace of Chhatrapati Shivaji. There are Buddhist caves dating back to the 3rd century. And one cannot afford to miss the fort of Harishchandragad which. at an altitude of 1,424 meters dominates the surrounding landscape.