Shahapur is a scenic tourist town in the Thane district of Maharashtra. It is surrounded by the majestic Sahyadri Mountains on all sides and is a stone's throw from places like Mahuli and Aaja which are favorite tourist destinations and world famous for trekking and camping. The renowned Manas Mandir revered by the Jains and a famous Sikh gurudwara are also in the Shahpur area. The renowned Shivaji Rao Jondhle Institute is also in the proximity of the Shahpur area.
Shahpur is of Historic importance. The Mahuli Fort was one of the strategically important during Shivaji's time. Also Shahapur was developed by the British which is evident from the old buildings of the police Station and the Z.P. School started in 1861.
Some of the dams supplying water to Mumbai are located close by and the government of Maharashtra has declared Shahpur a 'No Chemical Zone'. Chemical industries have been prohibited in this area thus giving it a pollution free environment.
The famous Jindal Steel Company and Liberty Oil Mills have their plants here.
Shahpur is easily accessible by road or rail. The nearest railway station is Asangaon, which is 85km from Mumbai CST on the Central railway line. It is also 25km (approx) away from Kalyan railway station, 45km from Thane, and 55km from Mulund railway station. Shahapur lies on the Mumbai-Agra National Highway - No.3 and is 90km from Mumbai.
Since its inception over 8 years ago, Seema Developers' Holiday Homes has emerged as a leading seller of residential plots in Shahapur, in the Thane district of Maharashtra.