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It gives me great pleasure to relish a two week memorable Western Ghats - Southern Nature & Wildlife Sanctuary vacation, travelling solo. Coming from a concrete jungle in the Far... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 July 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

It gives me great pleasure to relish a two week memorable Western Ghats - Southern Nature & Wildlife Sanctuary vacation, travelling solo. Coming from a concrete jungle in the Far East, the Western Ghats(Kerala, Tamil Nadu) was a feast for my mind, heart and soul...I am missing it already!!! Mr Rajkumar, Grasshills Tours & Travels, chauffeured me around and played... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

The entire stretch of the western ghats is a biodiversity hub of birds, insects, butterflies and reptiles. Depending on the state that you are visiting the ghats, it is advisable to take a local guide if you interested in exploring it in detail. Else, there are several popular cities in this ghat stretch that offer breathtaking views of valleys, waterfalls,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

👌👌one of the best places I would like to keep visiting. Avalanche lake and its surroundings -- you Can easily spend a whole day without getting bored Prepare to explore offbeat locations

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Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

The Western Ghats that run along the western coast of India are a source of great biodiversity. While the northern section of the Western ghats which covers the chain of mountains in Gujarat, Maharashtra and Goa are deciduous in nature, the southern section covering the mountain section id Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu have beautiful rain forests with several rare... More 

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015

A drive through western Ghats is a phenomenal experience. With the Shiradi Ghat road connecting Bangalore to Mangalore repaired, the drive is a delight. Be prepared for some torrential downpours as is the norm of the western Ghats, nevertheless, the views are spectacular all along the route. Numerous spots await you along the route which will force you to have... More 

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India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Our favourite nature trips are to the Western Ghats. From Mumbai, they are a lot closer and easier to get to than the Himalayas, and every bit as beautiful. Perfect for rambling, hiking, wildlife and wildflower spotting, the forests, grasslands, mountains and water bodies make for a rejuvenating get away. The Western Ghats are an ancient mountain chain - older... More 

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Vasco Da Gama, Goa, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

Western ghats are in the western part of india.This mountain range are very much in height .We are always crossing these ghats while coming to goa.Specially anmod,chorla ghats.These places are heaven , waterfalls,the greanary,small roads roadtrip are enjoyable here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

The western ghat .ie. Shyadri is a strech of mountain from baglan(nasik dist) to kodailcanalin tamilnadu north to south sread over @ 900 km having thick rain forest diersed biological and zoological divercity. in short the "ghat" is refered as motarable or rail link connecting koan to desh in maharashtra region of sahyadri there are 10 to 15 links connecting... More 

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Pune
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2015

The Western Ghats is a mountain range in India, which starts near the border between the states of Gujarat and Maharashtra, runs down into Goa, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala. It ends at the southern tip of India near Kanyakumari. It is also known as the Sahyadri Hills in India. It has been declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site... More 

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Porvorim, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015

The famous Western Ghats of India, rich is ecological biodiversity, are extremely beautiful & they become even more beautiful during the monsoon season which would be a very good time to visit.

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