Wine in Nasik


Sula Vineyard's SulaFest, which takes place the first weekend of February, is Nasik's biggest party and one of India's best boutique music festivals. The winery is swarmed with revellers, hyped up on juice and party…
Cultural in Pune

Ganesh Chaturthi

Celebrated with fervour all across Maharashtra in August/September. Pune goes particularly hysteric in honour of the elephant-headed deity with a tide of festivities across the city. It provides a fantastic window f…
Cultural in Aurangabad

Ellora Ajanta Aurangabad Festival

A cultural festival bringing together the best classical and folk performers from across the region, while promoting a number of artistic traditions and handicrafts on the side.
Religious in Maharashtra


A Hindu festival, but it also marks the Buddhist celebration of the anniversary of the famous humanist and Dalit leader BR Ambedkar’s conversion to Buddhism.
Art in Nagpur

Kalidas Festival

Commemorates the literary genius of legendary poet Kalidas through spirited music, dance and theatre sessions.
Music in Pune

Sawai Gandharva Sangeet Mahotsav

See unforgettable performances by some of the most famous performers of Indian classical music.
Dance in Ellora

Ellora Dance & Music Festival

A popular classical music and dance festival held at the Ellora caves.
Religious in Maharashtra

Naag Panchami

A traditional snake-worshipping festival.