The primary attraction in Tapola is the Shivsagar Lake - a 90 km long water body infact the reservoir of the Koyna dam!! Tapola is the place to head to. Be it boating, water scooter rides, kayaking or swimming.
Tapola famously called the mini Kashmir of the west is a rustic hamlet with a magnificent lake - Shivsagar. Tapola is at the end of the road and practically a dead end! From Mahabaleshwar. Tapola is 25 kilometers away from Mahabaleswar and the drive to Tapola is a picturesque one. Tapola is also the base village to the Vasota fort famous for the ardous jungle trek.