It is the best season to visit Mahabaleshwar for a retreat as most cities in Maharashtra face scorching heat during these months. Mahabaleshwar becomes a favorite destination for summer vacations during this time. The minimum temperature goes as low as 15 degrees Celsius, which is ideal for doing activities like trekking, riding a Shikara, bird watching and cave exploration.
Winter season is a great season to visit Mahabaleshwar because of the drop in the temperature. In winter the temperature ranges from 10 degrees Celsius to 24 degrees Celsius. If you love berries, you must visit Mahabaleshwar during this time and explore various strawberry gardens. The scenic beauty of the town is at its best and you can also enjoy thrilling activities like mountain trekking and rope climbing.
If you love nature, you must visit Mahabaleshwar in the monsoon season (July - October). The climate during this time is cold and misty with an average temperature of 20 degrees Celsius. The whole town is covered with lush green trees, which makes it perfect for trekking but be cautious as the route might get a little slippery. If you are planning a vacation with your partner, then September is the best month to visit Mahabaleshwar as the water flow in the lakes and waterfalls is impressive. The hill station is less crowded giving the couple's privacy. Also, the accommodation is inexpensive owing to the offseason.