Located at the southern range of the western ghat, the beautiful hill station of Amboli is the last mountain resort after which the plains lead to the beaches. The scenic beauty of the place is simply astounding. There is a place called the Seaview Point and people gather here to watch the beautiful Konkan beach. You can simply while away you time here without a worry in the world.
There are quite a few places of interest here. At Hiranya Keshi you can sit on hours angling for fish or you may even if you please go for a picnic at the Nagatta Falls. Mahadev Gad and Narayan Gad are two extremely important places. Another wonderful experience will be a visit to Bauxite Mines some 10 km away.
Transport is very much available here. You will also have the opportunity to ride a horse. The summer is extremely pleasant in Amboli. The nearest airport is 64 km away at Belgaum. If you come from Mumbai by road, you will have to travel for 549 km. The nearest railway station is at Sawantwadi at a distance of 28 km. There are enough hotels available here and you will not have to face any problem whatsoever.