The exact location and ways to travel to Purushwadi

  • Purushwadi is a small tribal village getaway in Maharashtra, approximately 130 kms away from Mumbai.
  • The best way to reach Purushwadi is by road, through Igatpuri.
  • It takes approximately 4 hours to reach from Mumbai to Purushwadi by road.
  • Alternatively, you can also take a train from Mumbai to Navi Mumbai or Igatpuri and drive to Purushwadi.

Purushwadi can be visited anytime during the year, as it offers a pleasant climate during all seasons.

Purushwadi is home to the Hindu Mahadeo Koli Tribe. One of the best things about the place is the presence of hundreds of Fire Flies which are known to light up the night sky.

Purushwadi is the ideal place to leave your city woes behind, and enjoy the purity of traditional village life. You can also go for nature trails and treks and enjoy authentic Maharashtrian food.

Purushwadi is the only place in India where Grassroutes, a social organization, organizes an annual Fire Fly festival between May and July. We suggest that you book Anandvan Resort& Yash Resort. These properties are tucked away in a quiet corner and are a luxurious retreat.