Amboli is a striking though little known hill resort located in Maharashtra. This beautiful place is positioned in the southern range of Sahyadri hills close to Sawantwadi. Situated at a height of 690 meters, this hill station is roofed with fog during the rainy season. Covered by dense forests and quite outrageous valleys, this peaceful summit throws up some excellent bird''s-eye views of the Konkan coast. The Bauxite mines located at a distance of 10 km make a different but enjoyable trip. Attractive waterfalls can be seen here in the monsoon while the summers at Amboli are tremendously pleasing and cool. Amboli is a peaceful and attractive hill station with plenty of exciting things to offer. The hill station is a perfect romantic honeymoon destination as well. For honeymooners, Amboli has all the privacy and exquisiteness they need. Be it a honeymoon or just a holiday tour, Amboli is a place which offers an amusing and freshening change of place.
The nearest airport to Amboli is Goa Airport which connects the city with local flights to Mumbai and Bangalore. For international flights, Mumbai airport is at a distance of 555 km from the hill station. The Savantwadi railway station is the nearest railhead to Amboli. It is located at a distance of 30 km and connects all the main cities of the state.
Amboli experiences summer season in between March and May. These months are a bit hot and the temperature ranges between 22 and 40 degrees Celsius. From June to September exists the monsoon season. Heavy rain occurs during this period and the climate becomes very humid but pleasant because of the mild temperature. December to February is the winter season. The hill station becomes cooler in this period and the temperature ranges between 10 to 30 degrees Celsius. A large number of tourists come here to visit Amboli during this season as the weather becomes very pleasant.
Amboli Falls - The Amboli Falls is an eye-catching and spectacular tourist attraction of Amboli. The waterfalls are in full grandeur during the monsoon season which starts from June and lasts till October. The rains fill Amboli with mist and during this time the attractive water fall is a wonder to behold. It is also a perfect picnic spot for all the tourists.