Insights Into Neighbourhood
Surrounded by the Sahyadris; places like Mahuli and Aaja are popular spots for trekking, Shahapur is one of the tourist places of Maharashtra. Because of its strategic position on the NH3 Highway and connectivity on the Central Railway, Shahapur becomes the perfect choice for residential and industrial undertakings. Proximity to Kalyan, Bhiwandi and Asangaon makes the location away from the crowded city lanes, however, not too far from a place that is well connected & yet provides you the much needed solace. Since four dams namely, Tansa, Bhatsa, Vaitarna, and Modak Sagar, are located here; it a major supplier of water to Mumbai. With more companies planning their units here, the location is set to become the next big hub for job opportunities and infrastructure development. Regular visits of the tourists and adjacent to the Manas-Mandir (the second most important monument for Jains) has developed the place into one of the fascinating tourist destinations in the district. The Historic Mahuli Fort is another well-known place in the vicinity for a fantastic weekend retreat. There are several other resorts and tourist attractions coming up on the banks of river Bhatsa.