41 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

Directions from Mumbai to Manori
Beaches

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 gain...

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Matheran

Directions from Mumbai to Matheran
Hill Stations Trekking

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...

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Alibag

Directions from Mumbai to Alibag
Beaches

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 t...

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Karjat

Directions from Mumbai to Karjat
Trekking Heritage

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 f...

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Khandala

Directions from Mumbai to Khandala
Hill Stations Trekking

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...

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Lonavala

Directions from Mumbai to Lonavala
Hill Stations Trekking

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 b...

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Bhimashankar

Directions from Mumbai to Bhimashankar
Religious

Home to one of the 12 jyotirlinga temples in India, Bhimashankar is a conspicuous destination situated in the ghat district of the Sahyadri slopes in Maharashtra. Enriched with religious richness, Bhimashankar hill st...

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Raigad

Directions from Mumbai to Raigad
Heritage Beaches

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...

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Kashid

Directions from Mumbai to Kashid
Beaches

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...

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Kamshet

Directions from Mumbai to Kamshet
Heritage

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 ...

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Vikramgad

Directions from Mumbai to Vikramgad
Heritage

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 typ...

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Suryamal

Directions from Mumbai to Suryamal
Trekking Hill Stations

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...

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Malshej Ghat

Directions from Mumbai to Malshej Ghat
Hill Stations

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...

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Diveagar

Directions from Mumbai to Diveagar
Beaches Heritage

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 uncomm...

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Jawhar

Directions from Mumbai to Jawhar
Hill Stations Heritage

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...

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Lavasa

Directions from Mumbai to Lavasa
Hill Stations

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...

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Bhandardara

Directions from Mumbai to Bhandardara
Hill Stations

Located 185 kms from the city of Mumbai, Bhandardara is a holiday resort beach near Igatpuri. It is the top choice of a lot of Mumbai and Pune people for the amazing place it is. It is known as the queen of the Sahyad...

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Pune

Directions from Mumbai to Pune
Heritage

An amusing olio of the classical and modern, Pune is a pulsing centre of learning and industrial activities. It is internationally acknowledged for its incredible as well as breathtaking tourist spots, it is also perc...

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Harihareshwar

Directions from Mumbai to Harihareshwar
Beaches Religious

Harihareshwar, a small beach town in Maharashtra, lies in the district of Raigad. It is surrounded by three hills named Harihareshwar, Harshinachal, and Pushpadri on 3 sides. Besides having a sea-shore on the fourth s...

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Silvassa

Directions from Mumbai to Silvassa
Rivers and Lakes

Silvassa can be easily regarded as a heaven on earth lying in the Western Ghats of India, surrounded by luscious greenery and forests. It is remarkably known for its Portugal heritage which makes it a very famous plac...

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Nasik

Directions from Mumbai to Nasik
Religious Rivers and Lakes

Nashik has been regarded as one of the most important cities of Northern Maharashtra. Though situated at 200 kms from Bombay, Nashik has its own cultural, mythological and historical importance. A hub to Hinduism and ...

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Murud Janjira

Directions from Mumbai to Murud Janjira
Heritage Beaches

Known for beautiful beaches and majestic forts, Murud is a picturesque destination in Raigad district of Maharashtra. With its pristine landscape, soothing beaches, Murud is an excellent destination for relaxed vacati...

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Dapoli

Directions from Mumbai to Dapoli
Beaches Hill Stations

Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Dapoli is a small town in Ratnagiri situated about 215 kms from Mumbai. A perfect spot for beach holidays, Dapoli has everything you can ask for in a vacation spot. ...

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Mahabaleshwar

Directions from Mumbai to Mahabaleshwar
Hill Stations

Celebrated for its pleasant excellence and invigorating feel, Mahabaleshwar is a lovely slope station settled in Satara District in the Indian territory of Maharashtra. It tenders enchanting sight of the fields alongs...

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Panchgani

Directions from Mumbai to Panchgani
Hill Stations

Panchgani is a beautiful hill station that falls under Satara district in Maharashtra, India. Panchgani that literally means five hills was derived from the five mountains of Sahyadri mountain range. This picturesque ...

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Saputara

Directions from Mumbai to Saputara
Hill Stations

Cuddled in the Sahyadris or the Western Ghats, Saputara is an interesting little hill station in the Dang area of Gujarat. Famous for rich green woodlands, undulating mountains, stunning cascades, marvelous winding st...

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Ganapatipule

Directions from Mumbai to Ganapatipule
Beaches Religious

Ganpatipule is a beautiful enchanting beach along the Konkan coast of Maharashtra. The village is known for the Ganapati Temple which is at least 400 years old. Ganapatipule attracts pilgrims as well as tourists from ...

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Surat

Directions from Mumbai to Surat
Beaches Wildlife

Surat is the heartbeat of the state of Gujrat and can easily be coined at the textile centre of India. Situated on the banks of Tapi River, this is where all the hustle resides. It’s not only one of the fastest growin...

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Ratnagiri

Directions from Mumbai to Ratnagiri
Heritage Beaches

A port city on the Arabian Sea, Ratnagiri is one of those destinations that are specifically for unwinding and rejuvenation. From beautiful hills to refreshing hot water springs, Ratnagiri has everything one needs to ...

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Rajmachi

Directions from Mumbai to Rajmachi
Trekking Hill Stations

Rajmachi is a town bathed in its old world charm snuggled in the Sahyadri ranges of Maharashtra. This Konkan beauty boasts two well-known peaks - Shrivardhan and Manaranjan forts, located in close proximity to Lonaval...

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Diu

Directions from Mumbai to Diu
Beaches Heritage

Diu is a tiny island located in the southern tip of the Saurashtra, Gujarat. It was ruled over by several kings and dynasties before it became Portuguese colony in 1539 and remained so till the year 1961 when it becam...

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Aurangabad

Directions from Mumbai to Aurangabad
Heritage Religious

Aurangabad is announced by the Government as the Tourism Capital of Maharashtra in 2010, and is a well-known traveller centre point which welcomes its guests with a lavishly woven embroidered artwork of sights and sou...

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Kolhapur

Directions from Mumbai to Kolhapur
Religious Heritage

Kolhapur is a city in the state of Maharashtra and falls in the Kolhapur district. It is believed that the place was named after the demon Kolhasur, whose dying wish was to name the place where he was killed after him...

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Gir National Forest and Wildlife Sanctuary

Directions from Mumbai to Gir National Forest and Wildlife Sanctuary

Gir National Forest also known by its other name Sasan Gir is a wildlife Sanctuary in Gujrat. It is also the habitat of the world's largest surviving group of Asiatic lions. Gir forest is 180 kms away from the main ci...

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Ajanta and Ellora Caves

Directions from Mumbai to Ajanta and Ellora Caves
Heritage

Beautifully carved into the massive hillside rocks, Ajanta and Ellora Caves gracefully represent the art, history and culture of a bygone era. Today, Ajanta and Ellora caves are UNESCO World heritage sites with 64 roc...

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Malvan

Directions from Mumbai to Malvan
Beaches Heritage

Malvan is a town in Maharashtra which is famous for Sindhudurg fort. Tarkarli can also be combined with this trip (8km from Malvan).Malvan is a culturally and truly essential town in the Sindhudurg locale of Maharasht...

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Tarkarli

Directions from Mumbai to Tarkarli
Beaches

Located in Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra, Tarkarli is a prominent tourist destination amongst the people of the country as well as foreigners. At a distance of 546 km from Mumbai, Tarkali serves as an ultimate go...

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Vadodara

Directions from Mumbai to Vadodara
Heritage

If you wish to get awestruck by the most outstanding vanities of architectural design then Vadodara is the place for you. Vadodara sits in the state of Gujarat and is one of the largest cities in the state. Sayaji Rao...

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Amboli

Directions from Mumbai to Amboli
Hill Stations

A serene hill station detached and secure from the human hustles located deep in the Western Ghats! The Amboli hill range is the perfect getaway to enjoy wild springs, seasonal falls, amazing treks, and the powerful G...

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Champaner-Pavagadh

Directions from Mumbai to Champaner-Pavagadh
Heritage

Located in the historical city of Champaner, Champaner Pavagadh is a UNESCO World Heritage. It is located in the Panchmahal district of Gujarat. There are many historical forts surrounding Champaner and of course the ...

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Anand

Directions from Mumbai to Anand
Religious Heritage

The Milk capital of India, Anand is one of the most important states of Gujarat. With a different kind of set up, which is semi-urban and semi-rural, it provides a very different kind of experience. A lot of other tou...

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