Bhiwandi is one of the prime attractions offered by Thane. This town is situated at a distance of 15 km from Thane city on the Mumbai-Agra highway and 50 km to the northeast of Mumbai.
Bhiwandi is a popular place in Maharashtra, known for its textile industry and products like handlooms, carpets and silk fabric.
Bhiwandi, situated in the Konkan coastal lowlands surrounded by verdant hills is also a famous destination in Thane. Bhiwandi has around it the Vharala Devi Lake, hot water springs and an ancient 800 year-old temple to its visitors.