Panvel is a small yet beautiful town in the state of Maharashtra that is slowly becoming an important urban and tourist hub. Due to its close proximity to Mumbai, the little known town has been flocking with both migrants and tourists to get a taste of its pleasant air. The town is home to a large number of industrial and cultural centers. The spark of this lively town is kept alive through numerous recreational places in and around it. The Karnala Bird Sanctuary is one such place that fills your sights with vibrancy and your ears with melody as soon as you step into the premises. Lying within this symphony for the senses is the Karnala fort, a majestic edifice that makes for a lovely trekking and hiking experience.