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Igatpuri is surrounded by the highest peaks in Sahyaadri i.e. Western Ghats, most of them are forts built in Satavahana dynasty. It's heavenly for trekkers and hikers, Most Indian (Hindi) movie outdoor scenes specially songs are shot in Igatpuri region. Igatpuri is a place of significance in terms of Vipassana meditation. The International Centre for Vipassana meditation called Dhammagiri, supposedly the largest Vipassana Center, is located here. This region consists of those mountains which are accessed by trains going from Mumbai CST to Kasara and Igatpuri. Local trains only go up to Kasara, and don't climb the Thal Ghat from Kasara to Igatpuri. Hence to go to Igatpuri, one has to either take a long distance train or reach Kasara by a suburban train and then take a bus uphill.


Country India
State Maharashtra
Districts Nashik
Language Marathi, Hindi and English
Population 31,572 (2001)
Dencity 2,105 /km2 (5,452 /sq mi)
Area 15 square kilometres (5.8 sq mi)
Elevation 586 metres (1,923 ft)
Time Zone IST (UTC+05:30)
Codes Pincode 422403
Tel [ISD] [STD] [+91] [2553]
Vehicle MH 15
Emergency No's Police 100
Ambulance 102
Fire 101
Best Time To Visit June to September and November to February

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