Gaganbavada is a hill station 55 km away from Kolhapur at a height of 300 feet from sea level. It is a summer resort beautiful, misty blue & green throughout. Gaganbavada is a spot for nature lovers. The cool climate and calm ambiance make this place an attractive tourist place in Kolhapur. It is a spiritual place housing an Ashram of Shri Gagangiri Maharaj, where people come for meditation. Late Pujya Shri Gagangiri Maharaj spent most of his life meditating on the hill of Gagangad.
One can enjoy the cool breeze and experience the twittering of lovely birds, without any interference. The hill station is aptly placed in the background of lush green woods and undulated hilly regions. Trekkers, Rock-Climbers & general nature lovers enjoy the steep hills, valleys & many gorgeous streams that gurgle through them. The hill station has highest rain fall in Maharashtra.