Thursday, 7 March 2013

Thane , One of the famous city in India

The beautiful city of Thane is the north eastern suburb of Mumbai. It is located at the Thane creek in Maharashtra. It is located at an altitude of 7 meters above sea level . Thane is also called as ' Elder city of Thane'. The splendid city of City is spread over a total area of 147 km .

It is the very beautiful city which is surrounded by the hills like Yeoor hills and Parsik hills. Thane is one of the renowned city in Maharashtra ,Thane is the one of the important city in Maharashtra. The main administrative headquarter of Thane district is also located here.

If  you are tired of fast and regular schedule , and want to relax your mind this vacation then Thane can be best option for you . It  is well known as 'Sri Sthanak'. It is popular  as 'Lake city'  because it is having around 30 lakes within its territory. Due to this it has become a very famous tourist spot as well as residential area. It has many places to visit which grabs tourist attraction . It can be easily reached  from Pune and Mumbai as well . So it is one of the famous spot which is growing as the weekend holiday spot. 

The lakes like Masunda Talao (Lake) , Talao Pali are the most beautiful lake in Thane, While Upvan Lake, which has the Yeoor Hills on one side and the Neelkantha Heights on other, is another very popular lake in the city. Many people visits this Lake while their trip to Thane. 

Points of attractions
  • Kelva Beach 
  • Upvan Lake 
  • Bassein Fort
  • Thane creek
  • Bhivandi
  • Vardhman Amusement Park
Apart from these there are many more places to visit like Ambarnath Temple. All these places attract travelers from all around the world. So many of tourist visit Thane during there vacations. It has become favorite outing spot , special for those who lives in Mumbai. The city possess the rich Maharashtrian culture, along with the small shade of Cosmopolitan culture in Mumbai. There are number of options are available for accommodation. Many restaurants, Holiday resorts and Hotels are available in Thane for the travelers.