Kaas Plateau, Western Ghats, Maharashtra, India - An UNESCO World Heritage Site

September is the best time to visit Kaas plateau. The plateau is covered in riot of colors - a carpet of flowers almost all the way to oblivion - as there are more than 800+ species of plants and most of them bloom only in September.

Kaas Pathar or Kaas Plateau located in the Sahyadri range is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Distance between Kaas and Mumbai is about 279 km
Distance between Kaas and Pune is about 136 km

Note: You may need a permit to visit Kaas Pathar, which you can get onsite on most days but on weekends and public holidays, the permit will be available only online. Use this link to get a trekking permit (

Tag : Travel Maharashtra | Content: | Image: Apoorva Karlekar | Update: 22-Mar-2021