Amboli Hill Station
Amboli is located on the ridge of the Western Ghats near Sawantwadi and is particularly majestic during the monsoon. Famous among environmentalists as a precious ecological hotspot, it is cool, serene and enriched with all the treasures that the world of flora and fauna can bestow upon it. Amboli is situated at an altitude of 690 meters above the sea level and its amazing topography comprises dense forest area with a large number of waterfalls which increase in number during the rains. In fact, it is the heavy rainfall of an average of 750 centimeters per year which results in such thick growth of trees and plants along the hillsides.