Known as one of the largest Hydroelectric power plants in
India, Koyna Dam supplies water to Sangli city. The dam region is
surrounded by thick forests and has the highest rainfall in the region.
One can visit during the dam site during the rainy season specially to see
the waterfalls & the scenic
If one can get special permission, one can visit the Hydroelectric power plant over here and see how electricity is actually generated.
Tapola Lake as seen from Koyna valley, a bird's eye-view giving an overview of the backwaters spot of the Koyna Dam - a great picnic spot.
Road: The Koyna Dam is about 4 hours drive from Sangli.
For accommodation there is a government guesthouse at Koyna.