Kolad a small village belonging to the Raigad district of Maharashtra lies on the banks of the river Kundalika. This place is at a distance of 145 kms from Pune. Mostly popular as a river rafting destination in Maharashtra, this place is a scenic beauty, offering a spectacular view of its green surroundings of the Sahyadri which is untouched and raw. It has a large number of waterfalls all around the village. It has stayed away from shutterbugs and is now seeing an increase in tourists off-late. Enthusiastic bikers make this trip by renting bikes from bike rental companies in cities nearby.
White river rafting is a preferred water sports activity for people in and around Pune and Mumbai. And the Kundalika River, on the bank of which Kolad lies, offers the best rafting experience nearby. It is also famous for trekking, owing to its rocky topography and geographical location. Especially during the monsoon season, this place sees a lot of adventure aficionados travelling to this village to hike and trek along the mountain ranges. If you are not an adventure freak, you can pay the Kuda caves a visit and return back to the main area for some traditional Maharashtrian meal. There are great stay options around the region for those who want to stay back for the night.
This village can be best explored on a two wheeler. And if you don’t own one, we here at Wheetstreet are at your service by offering you two wheelers on rent from the nearby city, Pune. You can browse through our fleet, select a bike your choice to hire and start exploring.