Most Interesting Places to Visit near Mumbai

Published on: July 24, 2018

Author : Pravir Singh Pravir Singh

With the mighty Arabian Sea on its west and the moist Western Ghats on its east, Mumbai is a strategically located city with good connectivity to both the ends. Be it a long trip or a quick weekend gateway, the city is surrounded with many a place that has been attracting tourists since ages. From the chilly hill stations to the cool walks along the seashore, places to visit near Mumbai have always been admired for its weather, scenic beauty and tourist amenities.

Here are the 4 most interesting places which you can tour around from Mumbai:

1. Lonavla

Ah!! That cool and romantic place full of scenic beauty is an ideal weekend destination to unleash stress, anxiety and tensions and unwind your mind, body and soul. With a cup of hot tea or coffee and some lip smacking roadside snacks, set yourself on a weekend spree. Stand atop the hills, spread your arms and feel the cool breeze blowing. As the Sun sets, venture into the local markets, grab some Lonavla Chikki- a famous sweet and explore a different facet of nature. Finally, brace yourself for a pleasant sleep.

2. Khandala

Of all the places to visit near Mumbai, Khandala occupies a special place in the heart of Indians especially those who are die-hard Bollywood fans. Starting from Rajesh Khanna to Amir Khan, the place has been a hotspot for shooting couple scenes and songs. It is also one such place that features both adventures (Kuke Waterfalls) and temples and caves; making it suitable for all kinds of couples. The beautiful ambiance together with the Bollywood association makes it a first choice of most tourists.

3. Alibaug

Ever experienced a beach town in your life? If not, then Alibaug should be your next destination. The small town with coconut grooves and sandy beaches delivers a pleasant experience of being in nature’s lap. Here, you rise with the Sun and see the Sun setting into the distant shores of the sea. You can try out the varieties of sports in the Alibaud beach, enjoy camel rides and head straight to the Kolaba Fort. Dedicate your second day to the popular Kashid Beach only to indulge in surfing and if luck favours, spot some dolphins.

4. Mahabaleshwar

Drive 191km from Mumbai and when you see yourself surrounded with cascades, mighty peaks and rivers, you are in Mahabaleshwar. The place is more than a hill station and enjoys the warmth of tourists all throughout the year. With beautiful strawberry farms, ancient temples, lush green dense forests, waterfalls, valleys and much more; Mahabaleshwar has a lot to explore.

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