Fireflies festival takes place every year from May-end to mid-June i.e. pre-monsoon. Pre-monsoon is the time of fireflies for mating and to attract the mate, a lot of fireflies come together on a tree displaying their bioluminescent lights in the dark night. Fireflies can be spotted in dark spots around Maharashtra like Lonavala, Naneghat, Purushwadi, Siddhagad Fort, Kothaligad Fort, Rajmachi Fort, Bhandardara Dam, Harishchandragad Kalsubai Forest Area, Ghatghar Dam, Samrad Village.
This is a fairy tale experience. Purushwadi Fireflies, Rajmachi Fort Trek, Siddhagad Trek have the highest density of Fireflies Maharashtra as they are located in darker spots ideal for Fireflies.
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