Mumbai is called the city of dreams People come here to fulfill their dreams .Mumbai itself has so many places where you can enjoy the monsoon season like marine drive, Bandra, carter road, Powai lake, Gateway of India and many more. There are so many places near to Mumbai which should be visited during monsoon. If you are planning a short trip near Mumbai just be aware about the current situation of that city before planning for it. Let’s discuss some beautiful places near Mumbai where you can visit for a short trip.
Panchgani- Panchgani is almost 244 km away from Mumbai and a popular hill station which is surrounded by beautiful valleys thick forests and waterfalls. You can visit various places like kamalgad Fort, venna lake and some local destinations like table land, rajpuri caves, Sydney point dhom dam.Panchgani is a favourite place for paragliding because of its scenic view various reliable paragliding clubs are there in the city you could enjoy the joyride or take courses across levels starting from elementary to advanced level.
Mahabaleshwar- Mahableshwar is the best place to visit in monsoons neat to Mumbai. It is called the queen of hill stations as it has marvelous views of the plains and hills it is best spot to visit for mumbaikars as they can stroll around mapro garden and enjoy comfortable and luxurious stays for few days. The major attractions of mahableshwar are Elephant Head Point, china man falls, Dhobi waterfall, Arthur seat, Venna lake, Wilson Point, Mahabaleshwar temple.
Lonavala- you can have pleasure to visit lonavala anytime of the year. But if you talk about the best time to visit lonavala it is monsoons. As lonavala spots like bhaja caves, Karla caves and bushi dam look remarkable during monsoons. Della adventurous park , Shree narayana dham temple, Lohagad fort, Tikona fort, karla caves celebrity wax museum are the major attractions of Lonawala.
Khandala- it is located in the district of pune and great destination for nature lovers. Pavana lake is best to visit in khandala. You can also visit Rajmachi fort visapur fort and lohagad fort . You can also visit kune waterfalls and mountain Top camping and shooting Point. There are multiple farmhouse and resorts available in khandala for your monsoon trip.
Igatpuri- Igatpuri is paradise in monsoon season as it is surrounded by greenery of Western Ghats. You can enjoy scenic beauty and waterfalls and trekking . the popular places to visit in Igatpuri are tringalwadi fort, Vihigaon waterfall, kalsubai Peak, Ghatan devi temple. It is located 121 km from Mumbai
Lavasa- Lavasa is 188 km away from Mumbai and is a best place to visit in monsoons there are so many top hotels and resorts here where you can enjoy and relax peacefully. The Popular attractions of lavasa are lakeside promenade , Bamboosa, Temghar dam and lakeshore watersports.
Alibaugh- Alibaug is 95.4 km away from mumbai and a popular place to visit in monsoons. You can enjoy beauty of beaches , korlai fort kolaba fort hanuman temple and kanakeshwar forest in the rainy season. you can stay here in beautiful resorts and relax in monsoon season