Saptashrungi is essentially a pilgrimage destination and most activities are vis-à-vis the religious devotion shown by the pilgrims in Nashik and the surrounding areas.Saptashrungi shrine is open from 6 in the morning to 8 in the evening but during Navratra, a major Hindu festival season, the doors are open throughout the day.
Saptashrungi toursare organized in combination with nearby tourist destinations such as Mumbai, Nashik, Saputara, Ajanta and Ellora as it is majorly a single day destination. The shrine is visited by a large number of pilgrims throughout the year as it holds special reverence to Hindus. Limited Saptashrungi tourism guidesare avail at travel websites and the best source of information is the Maharashtra tourism guide.
While picking up a Saptashrungi tourism packageone should consider the time of visit as well as weather in the region as during Navratra there is a huge rush of pilgrims. Saptashrungi has an elaborate story behind its existence which lures one and all to this sanctum of Goddess Bhagwati, only adding to the charm of the entire set up in the lap of the seven hills.
The Saptashrungi travel packages make a trip to this place quite a hassle-free experience. Primarily being a Hindu pilgrimage center, the Saptashrungi tours attract a lot of Hindu pilgrims who travel to this destination. The town is said to be the abode of the Hindu goddess Saptashrungi Nivasini, who dwells within the seven mountain peaks.
Saptashrungi attracts a lot of pilgrims all through the year. The temple of goddess Saptashrungi Nivasini is a popular site, as it is known to be one of the three-and-a-half Shakti Peethas at Maharashtra. Saptashrungi holidays attract a lot of tourists as mythology suggests that Goddess Sati’s right arm had fallen here, making it among the 51 Shakti Peethas in India. The temple is therefore the focus of the trip to this town.
Irrespective of its religious value, Saptashrungi vacation packages boast of beautiful, natural scenic vistas that makes the Saptashrungi tour an enjoyable experience. Surrounded by the Sahyadri Range, this temple town is a revelation of natural splendor. One can simply go on the Saptashrungi holiday packages to enjoy its ample scenic beauty.