At a distance of 148 km from Pune, Tapola is the perfect spot for a vacation with the magnificent Shivsagar Lake and the dense forests around. Given the title “Mini Kashmir of the West”, this is where the two rivers Koyna and Solshi converge to form the lake. Find your time to give boating, water scooter rides, kayaking and swimming a shot right here. Don’t miss out jungle treks from Tapola and discover the unknown forts. Tapola is the summit for one of the most exhilarating treks. Vasota fort located deep within the Koyna wild life sanctuary is far from civilization and can be reached only in a boat. This locale is famous for the arduous jungle trek.
The must see attraction in Tapola is the Shivsagar Lake which is a 90 km long water body, the reservoir of the Koyna dam. This is ideal for you if you are a water sports enthusiast.
Distance from Pune - 148 km
Difficulty Level - Medium
Altitude - 1348 m
Best Season - October to January