79 Places to Visit Near Mumbai

Mumbai the capital of Maharashtra also popularly known as “The city that never sleeps” is a jumble of old and new culture, art, tradition, and glamour. What can you not see when you are in Mumbai, from Gateway of India to Taj Mahal Hotel, from visiting the houses of Bollywood stars in Bandra to shopping hosiery goods in Collaba. Moving around the southern Part of Mumbai will drag you back to the British era completing it with old buildings and houses. Nobody can miss the Marine drive when in Mumbai, seeing the sunset while sitting at the edge of The Arabian Sea is the best memory you can capture. The Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is the Headquarters of the Central Railway of Mumbai. Traveling in Mumbai is never going to be a hassle as the city provides Rail, Bus and local cabs for tourist to move around easily.

 

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Manori

24 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Manori

Best Time: Throughout the year

Manori is a beach in Maharashtra which is very popular among solo travelers and backpackers. It has a beach culture close to that of Goa. Manori is a perfect weekend getaway for people from Mumbai and Pune. It is gaining more popularity as a tourist attraction in Maharashtra Tourism.

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Matheran

57 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Matheran

Best Time: Throughout the year

All we remember about Mumbai is being a hustled city, crowded and the traffic. But at a distance of 94 km from Mumbai we have is a small hill station in Raigad district of Maharashtra which goes by the name, “Matheran”, a perfect weekend getaway. Named the ‘forest on the forehead’, with its literal meaning, at an altitude of 800 m, is an eco-sensitive region declared by the Ministry of Environment and Forest. It is one of the top monsoon destinations in...

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Alibag

63 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Alibag

Best Time: November - February

Tucked away gracefully into the Konkan regions of Maharashtra, the small coastal town of Alibag is one of the most popular getaway destinations near to Mumbai. Every year a large number of tourists visit this little town to enjoy the beautiful landscape and its magnificent architecture. Located 120 kms to the South of Mumbai, Alibag and its surrounding villages are strongly rooted in their colonial history. The sandy beaches, sunny skies, clear air, bea...

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Karjat

68 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Karjat

Best Time: June-September

Karjat is a very small city, rather a village, in Maharashtra, situated around 69 kms from Mumbai. Surrounded by the mountain route of Bhor Ghat, in the Western Ghats, it makes for a very picturesque location. It is famous for its lush green hills, waterfalls, and farmhouses.  It is the origin of the river Ulhas. It is a beautiful natural location to spend a weekend. It is an unconventional location to spend the weekend at, gaining popularity slowly bec...

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Durshet

81 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Durshet

Best Time: September- February

A place surrounded with small mountains with an untouched version of nature, Durshet is surely a bucket list adventurous place for travel lovers. The ageless adventure spot located at the banks of Amba river, surrounded by the magnificent Sahyadri mountains, will surely give a memorable experience that you will definitely cherish your entire life. Durshet offers a plethora of tourist attractions like Uddhar hot spring, Mahad Ganapati temple, Buddhist ro...

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Khandala

85 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Khandala

Best Time: Throughout the year, especially from November to February.

Perched in between the majestic Sahyadris is the charming little town of Khandala. It is located at only 3km from its sister location of Lonavala. Extremely well known for its picturesque views of the mountain ranges, waterfalls, caves and rock formations, it always bustles with tourist traffic because of its easy accessibility from Pune and Mumbai. Surrounded by an abundance of flora and fauna, this is a place where you will literally wake up to the c...

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Lonavala

89 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Lonavala

Best Time: October- February, June- September

Lonavla is a hill station in the state of Maharashtra in the Pune district. This place falls in the Mumbai-Pune route and connects the two major cities of the country. The place is close but away from the hustle and bustle of the two major cities of the country, Mumbai and Pune and therefore is one of the most visited place by the people of Maharashtra. There are local trains available from the Pune city that helps to reach Lonavla. It is not a huge hil...

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Bhimashankar

93 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Bhimashankar

Best Time: November-February

Bhimashankar, a place situated in the Ghat district of Sahyadri slopes of Maharashtra is home to one of the 12 jyotirlinga temples in India. This location is a destination wrapped in the serene nature and loathed with the richness and purity of religious pilgrims. Bhimashankar hill station stands high on the raised stature of 3200ft above ocean level and located amidst the sylvan forest and thick foliage of trees. Adjacent to this luxuriously natural pl...

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Raigad

95 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Raigad

Best Time: November-March

The Raigad district of Maharashtra was formerly known as Kolaba district before the Raigad fort became the first capital of the former Maratha Empire. It is situated in the Konkan region of Maharashtra and surrounded by Mumbai Harbour, Thane, Pune, Ratnagiri and the Arabian Sea. History relates Raigad when Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj won this place in 1656. His kingdom then moved into Raigad. The Raigad fort speaks volumes about the volume and valour o...

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Kashid

96 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Kashid

Best Time: October-February  

A beach town, mainstreamed for its white sand and blue oceans arranged in the Konkan area of Maharashtra, Kashid is the ideal goal for a tranquil end of a week escape from Mumbai. A mitigating and quiet spot in nature's lap, Kashid is somewhat charming with its peaceful condition and pleasant area. This shoreline town is known additionally for its grand mountains and murmuring Casuarina forests. A wonderful spot for those looking for a tranquil and peac...

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Kamshet

107 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Kamshet

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Do you want to explore the adventurous enthusiast in you? Kamshet, a must visit place. A small town located between the hills station of Lonavala and the city of Pune in Maharashtra. It is a paragliders paradise. The natural scenery and fresh air welcome you into the small villages within. The area is surrounded by paddy and sunflower fields and it provides an awesome view while you are enjoying the world-class paragliding facilities here. Kamshet spo...

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Vikramgad

113 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Vikramgad

Best Time: October-February

Vikramgad is one of the biggest towns of Palghar and comprises of 447 towns and 43 panchayats. Its a decent rainstorm get way off from Mumbai - Ahmedabad Highway. It has a nature resort that brags of more than 200 types of trees, blooming plants and bushes. This nature trail is a trekkers' top choice. The course from Vikramgad to Bhupatgad is made significantly progressively courageous, in light of the Pinjal stream valley that trekkers need to cross. I...

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Suryamal

122 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Suryamal

Best Time: September-May  

In the range of Thane, there lies an unsung beauty ‘Suryamal’; situated in Mokhada Taluka at the outskirts of the district. At a distance of 85 km from Nashik and 120 km from Mumbai, this village spreads over 15 acres of forest and valley. The weather being the specialty of this place, leaves the tourist with an amazing experience of this serene paradise. Enthusiastic people having a passion for adventures like trekking or road trip, start their journey...

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Malshej Ghat

133 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Malshej Ghat

Best Time: Agust to March

A picturesque hill spot, located in the Western Ghats in Pune district of Maharashtra, Malshej Ghat. Known for its mountain passes that crossways with the Western Ghats, it has got the breathtaking views of the valley, the stupendous Malshej Hills and picturesque waterfalls. At an altitude of 700 m, Malshej Ghat is one of the top weekend getaways near Pune & Mumbai and also one of the prime places to experience Maharashtra Tourism in summer. The hil...

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Diveagar

133 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Diveagar

Best Time: July-September

Diveagar is one of the beautiful beachside villages along the Konkan coast in Raigad region of the state of Maharashtra, India. The entrance to the shoreline has a thick cover of Belu trees, which are generally uncommon in the region alongside various Suru trees (Casuarina), which are common to seaside areas of Maharashtra. While discussing seaside vacations, one can never pass up a major opportunity to visit one of the well-known beaches in Maharashtra...

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Jawhar

134 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Jawhar

Best Time: from late October to March.

Lying amidst the panoramic exquisiteness of the Western Ghats in Maharashtra, Jawhar is also known a mini Mahabaleshwar is a small town which has stored an abundance of euphoric experiences and colourful backdrops for nature lovers. The small hill station is famous for its vibrant culture and picturesque beauty. Jawhar is one of the places in Maharashtra which has preserved its marvellously striking tribal culture and profoundly aesthetic works of art s...

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Lavasa

134 kilometres from Mumbai Directions from Mumbai to Lavasa

Best Time: September- March

Lavasa is a city which is still being developed and it falls in the Mulshi Valley in the district of Pune in the state of Maharashtra. It is being built based on the Italian town, Portofino. The city is being built by Hindustan Construction Company and covers an area of around 25000 acres. The project has faced several oppositions for procurement of land, violating the environmental laws, as was claimed by the Indian Environment and Forest Ministry in 2...

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