Shivthar Ghal is a small place near
Pune , which is a
must-see especially in the rainy season. This Ghat is situated north of
Varandha Ghat. The caves situated here are famous because Saint Ramdas
(Shivaji's guru) had written the famous "Dasbodh" here. It took
almost 12 years to complete Dasbodh as Ramdas Swami dictated it and Kalyan
Swami wrote it down. Now a days, the place is maintained by Shri Samarth
Seva Mandal' and 'Sundarmath Seva Samiti'.
This is an area of silent beauty consists of lush green views of trees, mountains, a big waterfall and a river. There is a new dam and lake near Varandha.
Road: Regular buses from Swargate ST Stand of Pune to Mahad.
Accommodation is available at the hotels in Pune .