Amboli, an Indian Honeymoon destination is one among the best Indian honeymoon destinations in India and is part of Sahayari hills of Western Ghats. Amboli Hill station is situated in Sindhudurg district of Maharastra state and is one of the cheapest and best Indian Honeymoon Destinations. Amboli is not crowded and couples can enjoy the numerous waterfalls with privacy.
Amboli Waterfalls (Photo credit: Ishan Manjrekar).
There are many waterfalls in this Indian Honeymoon Destination at around 700 meters above sea level. One source of River Krishna originates at Amboli hills through a cave. There is a Shiva temple right there. Other than the waterfalls, you can go for fishing at Hiranya Keshi. You can also go to the view points which gives breathtaking view of the valleys. If you interested in bird watching, take your bird watching binoculars as there are a large number of bird species numbering around 135. Amboli dam is another tourist spot worth visiting. There is a view point to watch sunset.
How do I go to Amboli, Indian Honeymoon Destination?
Miraj railway station is the nearest railway station of Indian Railways at 140 kilometers away. [THE nearest station (on Konkan railway; not on Indian railways) details are given in next paragraph.] You can hire a cab from the Miraj and go to one of the best honeymoon destination in Maharastra, Amboli.
Another railway station is Sawantwadi on the Konkan railway line, at around 28 kilometers distance from Amboli. Belgam (in Karnataka state) is connected to Sawantwadi by buses. These buses go though Amboli, which is in between these two cities of Belgam and Sawanthwadi. Belgam is at 64 kilometers distance and is the nearest airport to Amboli.
Mumbai is around 600 kilometers away and Pune at around 400 kilometers distance. Kohalapur is at 110 kilometers away. Goa is at around 117 kilometers away.
At Amboli hill station, you can hire cab or auto-rickshaw and go to the different tourist spots. You can also hire a bicycle (or two if you are on a honeymoon trip) and go for cycling.
Is Accommodation Available at the Indian Honeymoon Destination of Amboli?
There are quite a few hotels offering decent accommodation. There are cheap hotels here, compared to hotels at other famous hill stations.
Whistling Woods, Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporations Resort (Amboli MTDC Resort), Hotel JRD International, Silver Spring resort Amboli, etc, are a few Amboli hotels.