Phansad Wildlife Sancutary is a greate place to visit and is situated at a distance of approx.. 130 kms from Mumbai. It is located in Raigad District of Maharashtra. In the older times Phansad Wildlife Sanctuary was used for hunting purpose by leaders & kings. This area was under the Siddi-Nawab of Murud-Janjira Sansthan. It is situated only about 12 km from Kashid coastal area well known for its majestic beaches. It has patches of semi-evergreen interspersed deciduous forests. The sanctuary has a vast area and is spread across the area of Northern Sahyadri & Western Coast.