Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other'. New York Times
This eBook offering is an excerpt of Lonely Planet's latest India guide book and includes:
• Maharashtra chapters
• Understanding India and survival guide
• Maharashtra maps
India's third-largest (and second-most populous) state, Maharashtra is smattered with lazy beaches, lofty mountains, virgin forests and historic hot spots, all complemented by the incredible sights, sounds, smells and tastes of India.
This guide is the result of research by dedicated authors and local experts who immersed themselves in Maharashtra, finding unique experiences, and sharing practical and honest advice, so you come away informed and amazed. This guide includes up-to-date reviews of the best places to stay, eat, sights, cultural information, maps, transport tips and a few best kept secrets – all the essentials to get to the heart of Maharashtra.
• Understanding India: India Today, History, The Way of Life, Spiritual India, Delicious India, The Great Indian Bazaar, Sacred Architecture, The Arts, Elephants & Tigers: India's Sanctuaries, The Landscape, Survival Guide, Directory, Transport and Glossary
• Northern Maharashtra, Nasik & around, Aurangabad & around, Ellora, Ajanta, Jalgaon, Lonar Meteorite Crater, Nagpur & around, Southern Maharashtra, Konkan Coast, Matheran, Lonavla, Karla & Bhaja Caves, Pune & around, Mahabaleshwar & around, and Kolhapur.
Lonely Planet's India guide is researched and written by: Sarina Singh, Stuart Butler, Katja Gaskell, Anirban Mahapatra, Daniel McCrohan, John Noble, Amy Karafin, Kevin Raub, Trent Holden, Lindsay Brown, Mark Elliott, Kate James, Michael Benanav, Bradley Mayhew, Abigail Hole