(Click image to enlarge)
()wikipedia) The whole of Satara district falls within the Deccan Traps area. The Sahyadri range (main range of Western ghats) runs north and south along the western edge of the Satara district, separating it from Ratnagiri district. These mountains are bold, presenting bare scarps of black rock like fortresses.
This district ,when drained in monsoon showers, is a paradise for landscape photography.