Mahabaleshwar is a hill station in Satara, Maharashtra, India in the Western Ghats range at an altitude of 1,430 metres above sea level. It is popular holiday and honeymoon spot and sacred place for Hindus, The Venna lake is one of the major tourist attractions of Mahabaleshwar, it is surrounded by trees on all sides. A late winter evening boat ride through the slight fog is well appreciated. Mahabaleshwar is also known for the honey and strawberries produced here. One can visit strawberry farms to enjoy the real flavour of the fruit.