famous pilgrimage site on top the ghats. It
is one of the Jyotirlings of Shiva and has a
beautiful temple with a huge bell, a relic of
the Portuguese time. Nag Phani, the highest
point, is nearby and commands an excellent view.
Bhimashankar is a thickly forested area. Bhorgag
is a small hill fort.
Tungi is situated on the long ridge
dropping from Bhimashankar and it has a prominent
round top. An enjoyable cross-country hike in
square rocky massif, which juts out from the
ghats near Bhimashankar. One can get an excellent
view of a series of waterfalls in the rainy
This is a small hill with a large cave at the
base. It is detached from the main range. It
has an interesting fortification at the top
in the shape of a funnel with a rocky staircase
carved in the middle.