Places to visit near Mumbai in summer: Best Picnic Spots

People who live in Mumbai knows how much torturing it is to stay in Mumbai in summer they are very painful, because of the high level of humidity, it is so sticky that you feel the need to bathe every hour, and if you had a day in local in such weather then it is like the worst day. Everybody feels like escaping into an ac room or some hill station near the city. There are a lot of places near the city where u can go and get rid of the exhausting weather and the fulfill your wanderlust then there is a list of places below where you can go:

  • Lonavala

It is a popular hill station near Mumbai and Pune. It is approximately 83 km away from Mumbai. The best time to visit this place is throughout the year, but people generally visit this place during monsoons. With lots of waterfalls and hills around, it is the place for trekkers and hikers.

  • Matheran

If you went to get away from the pollution of the city and the loud honking of the city then this is the place you should visit. Matheran does not allow vehicles inside the city, making it a unique spot to visit. This place is extremely clean and well maintained. It is the best place to escape the summer of Mumbai.

  • Khandala

We all have heard the name of this place in the song “E kya bolti tu” but have never bothered to search about this amazing place which is situated on the foothills of Sahyadri, with its misty waterfalls, scenic villages, grassy hills, serene lakes is one of the finest places to visit in Mumbai in summer.

  • Kamshet

Kamshet also is known as the ‘Paragliders paradise’ is situated 19 km away from Lonavala and Khandala. It is a beautiful place consisting of thatched-roof mud houses and natural scenery without concrete roads. With its sunflower fields and the Karla caves make your experience more amazing.

  • Malshej Ghat

There are two main attractions of this place, one is Shivneri Fort and a 3rd-century Buddhist cave. A place where one person can lighten up and freshen up the mood. The best time to visit this place is from June to March.

  • Lavasa

Lavasa is India’s first planned hill city. It is very close to the Varasgaon Dam, the region consists of ranges filled with dense vegetation. It is home to some very amazing activities like jet skiing, trekking, rock, and climbing, etc.

  • Panchgani

The literal meaning of Panchgani means the place of 5 hills. Apart from its scenic beauty, this summer resort of Britishers is also famous for the shooting of the movie “Taare Zameen Par”. It is a very beautiful place with hilly terrains on one side of the coastal shores and on the other side beautiful horse carts. This place is an entertainment zone for all kinds of people.

If you are fond of traveling and are looking for places to visit around Mumbai, then listen to the podcasts Mahalaxmi Racecourse, Sassoon Docks, Gateway of India, and get complete updated information.


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