The exact location and ways to travel to Amboli
- Amboli is a hill station in south Maharashtra, located about 489kms from Mumbai.
- By road it takes around 8 and a half hours to reach Amboli from Mumbai.
- You can take a train from Mumbai to Sawantwadi and go by road from Sawantwadi till Amboli.
The ideal time to visit Amboli is between August and January.
Amboli is very famous for the Amboli Falls.
Legend has it that there are 108 Shiva temples in and around Amboli, of which only a dozen have been uncovered, one as recently as in 2005. We suggest that you book Saj By the Lake & Rainbow Hill Resort
Some of the famous celebrities who are born in Alibag are Sarkhel Kanhojio Angre, V.P. Karmarkar, General Arun Shridhar Vaidyawho led Operation Blue Star, Maharashtra Bushan-Nanasaheb Dharmadhikari, Actor Nana Patekar Murud, Juilee Bhandre-Mumbai Monorail Captain, Actress Ashwini Bhave, novelist Arun Tamhankar.