Thane is a city of Maharashtra. The city is also known as the Lake city. The place got its name as there are about 30 lakes in the city. The place is surrounded by hills on all sides mainly the Parsik Hill and the Yeroor Hill. There are several historic buildings here including a Fort and several churches.
The most beautiful lake situated in the city is the Masunda Talao. The lake is locally known as Taloa Palli. This lake offers a wide variety of activities like boating and water scooters. Another beautiful site here is the Upvan lake. This lake has the beautiful view of the Yeroor hills on the one side and the Neelkanth Heights on the other side. An exciting site for nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers is the Sanjay Gandhi National Park. The Park is located in the Yeroor Hills.
Another scenic spot here is the Kashi Mira. Kashi and Mira are two villages in Thane blessed with natural beauty. India’s largest and biggest artificial waterfall, the Har Har Gange Falls here. A religious spot in Thane is the Ambreshwar temple also known as the Ambarnath temple. The temple is built in the Hemandpathi style of architecture.
The travelers interested in exploring the ancient history can visit the Bassein Fort and the Jawahar Palace. Adventure seekers can also have rock climbing and trekking up the Naneghat Hills. You can also enjoy the evenings in the city with your family and friends in the Kelva Beach.
The best time to visit Thane is from November to March. The nearest airport is at Mumbai about 25 kms from Thane and the nearest railway station is at Thane.
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