Enjoy panoramic views of the valley and the surrounding highlands and mountains at Elphinstone Point. Observe the breathtaking scenery from a high spot and bring your camera to capture its beauty via a photograph. Climb down a series of steps well protected by railings which ensures the safety of the visitors. After the climb sit and relax in the area, with fresh air and soothing winds forming a peaceful ambient. Enjoy some buttermilk, sweet corn, and other snacks and refreshments sold at the nearby stalls. Monkeys are playful residents of this attraction, but don’t provoke them and keep your snacks out of their reach. Plan to see Elphinstone Point and other attractions that appeal to you using our Mahabaleshwar trip planner.
Elphinstone Point Reviews
This is very good point, however monkeys are very active over here, they can attack on your spaces or goggles. Be aware and do not offer any food to them. Overall a good point to visit in... more »
The Place is like Elephant, The trunk is visible in the mountains, this place is one of the highest points in Mahabaleshwar. The place is amazing, nature has so many places where you can go and... more »
Awesome view of the mountains and the valley! Loved the sunset. Serene n peaceful. Soon after there won't be a soul left in the area. So one needs to be careful.
Awesome view of the mountains and the valley. Such a beautiful place on earth ❤. Looked like European pyramid. You need to take your car to reach this place which is quite far from the city, but totally worth it and a must visit. · If you have own vehicle, then it will be cheaper to travel in Mahabaleshwar. · You will see this place foggy most of the time. · Soon after, there won't be a soul left in the area. So, one needs to be careful. · Parking area is there and it's free, · There is no entrance fee. · Be careful about monkeys. · The Overall experience is Awesome for me. Selection of place and where to enjoy our trip is our personal, but you can take a look here.
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