135 km south of Pune and 25 km west of Satara, is situated a small plateau which, since last few years, have been drawing an attention of hundreds of botanists, avid photographers, nature lovers to experience an array of wild flowers . This is a place with serene atmosphere, nice breeze throughout the year and is aptly called as “Valley of flowers of Maharashtra” – The Kaas Plateau. Kaas lake is situated at about 5 km and Bamnoli village at 10-12 km further. Mid Aug to mid Oct is a preferred period with Sept as an ideal time to visit this beautiful place when flowering is in full bloom.
Apart from Kaas flowers (in Aug/Sept/Oct), one can visit other nearby places as well -
1) Bamnoli – about 12 km ahead of Kaas is a starting point for lanuch journey to reach base of famous Vasota trek
4) Thoseghar waterfall is an attraction monsoon.