Jawhar hill station is in Thane district of Maharashtra. Gifted with exotic valleys, thick rich forests and pleasant climate, Jawhar offers dofferent type of enjoyment comparing to other hill stations of Maharashtra.
Jawhar is popular for its lively Warli paintings. This hill station is
one of the few tribal kingdoms in Maharashtra. Tourists can visit Jai
Vilas, the Palace of the tribal lords that offers a unique opportunity
to expose and enlighten with the tribal way of life. Bhupatgad relics
are also worth a visit.
Dadar Kopra Falls, Hanuman Temple and Sunset Points are the other
attractions of Jawhar. Jawhar is also known as the Mahabaleshwar of
Thane District. Shirpamal, where Shivaji Maharaj camped on his way to
Surat is near Jawhar. Nearest airport is at Nashik (80 km), while
nearest railway station is at Igatpuri (61 km).
Jawahar is a treasure house of tribal culture and heritage.