Bhimashankar houses the prisitine Bhimashankar Temple hidden away in Ghat Region of Sahyadri Hills. You can also visit the Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary known for fun treks and nature escapades or you can relax at the banks of the scenic Hanuman Lake. A truly scenic place meant to satisfy the adventurer in you. Book a taxi in Shirdi with the Shirdi tour package that will take you here.
Bhimashankar is the temple containing one of the five Jyotirlingas found in Pune Dist. Maharashtra. Nana Fadnis, an eminent statesman of the Peshawa days, constructed the beautiful Shiva Temple at Bhimashankar. The wooden entrance of the temple is beautifully carved. On Mahashivratri day, over 20,000 devotees attend a special religious fair. Bhimashankar is endowed with beautiful scenery and an all-around vibrant atmosphere. Besides the Shiva Temple and the dense forest surrounding it, you can also visit Bombay Point, Gupta Bhimashankar: the origin of Bhima River, Hanuman Tank and Nagphani Point.