Panvel is a city in Raigad District, and is also known by the name Gateway Of Konkan region. Panvel is adjacent to Navi Mumbai, at the border of Thane District. Panvel is a starting point for Yashwantrao Chavan Expressway, and is at a distance of 21 Km from Mumbai.
Panvel is the largest and most populated city in Raigad District with the population of about 3,75,463. Under Panvel as a Talukha there are 177 villeges. Panvel is a very old city, near about 300 years old, so there are number of Hostoric Attractions in and nearby Panvel.
New Panvel is the recent development of Panvel, which is Developed and Administered by CIDCO. The development of New Panvel was started in 1970’s for satisfying the need of employees working in industries nearby MIDC like Taloja, Rasayani, Patalganga and Pen.
Panvel has a huge Industrial Area, and number of Tourists Attractions too. Karnala Fort is there between Pen and Panvel, bird sanctuary is also there near Karnala Fort, which has great with natural habitats for various kinds of birds. Other attractions in Panvel are Red-Vented Bulbul, Grey Hornbill and Owl. The Speciality of Panvel is Watermelon.
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Features Of Panvel:-
- Two of the eight Ashtvinayak Temples are close to Panvel.
- Alibag Sea Beach
- Phansad Wildlife Santuary
- Gadheshwar Dam
- Sri Sai Baba Temple
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To enjoy all such beauty of Panvel, it is advisable to stay in a good and comfortable Hotels In Panvel.