Thane – The Lake City of India!
If you are just tired of the fast and regular routine life and want to relax your mind this weekend then Thane is a perfect option for you. It takes less than an hour from CST to reach Thane, the low profile neighbour of the glamorous and glitzy Mumbai. But you will surely be shocked by the end of that train journey and a few more minutes of travel. Thane is better planned, definitely greener and cleaner than Mumbai.
It is located at the Thane creek in Maharashtra and spreads across 147 km. Popularly known as the elder sister of Mumbai, the main administrative headquarter of Thane district is also located here. This splendid Thane is located at an altitude of 7m above the sea level, which is surrounded by Parsik and yeoor hills.
Thane is well known as “Sri Sthanak”. It is popularly known as the Lake City of India as it has around 30 lakes within its territory. This is the reason Thane has become a very famous tourist spot and also the residential area. Thane can be reached easily from Pune and Mumbai as well, so it is growing and becoming a famous weekend holiday spot.
The most beautiful lakes in Thane are Masunda Talao and Talao Pali. While the Upvan Lake which has the yeoor hills on one side and the Neelkanth heights on the other is also a popular lake in Thane. Below mentioned are some points of attraction in Thane:-
One of the best tourist attraction and also a very beautiful lake, Upvan Lake is located in the Pokharan II area of Thane, which has the yeoor hills at one side. This lake is also considered as one of the biggest lake in Thane.
Kelva beach is among the largest beach in Maharashtra which spreads across 7 km of the coastline of the Arabian sea. This beach is among the best tourist attraction of Thane. Kelva beach is located in the vicinity of Thane. Visitors of Kelva fort and Sheetaladevi temple usually visit this beach after their visit to the fort and temple.
This fort is amongst the ancient forts in Thane which is located in the Vasai village of Thane district. Bassein fort is formerly known as “ The Fort of St. Sebastian of Vasai”. This fort was conquered by the Maratha’s in 1739 from the control of Portuguese.
Apart from these places of attraction, there are many others such as Vardhaman Fantasy Park, Ambernath Temple, Bhivandi, Thane Creek, to name a few. All these places attract not just localities but also travellers from around the world.
Thane city possesses the rich Maharashtrian culture. Besides that, it is also influenced by the cosmopolitan culture of Mumbai as it is in close proximity to the city. Ganesh Chaturthi, Gokul Ashtami, and Durga Pooja are among the festivals celebrated here. Also, Thane has seen a lot of residential development. If you are planning to buy a property in Thane and want to spend your life in the lap of nature then, Vihang Vermont, Thane should be something you should opt for. Vihang group is also among the trusted property developers in Thane .These Property Developers in Thane offer you spacious 2bhk deck flats abodes with Scenic view of yeoor hills from deck and thane creek at back side of project ,making it reluctant for you to leave this place.