Matheran, a small hill station in Maharashtra recently became the wettest spot in the country after receiving heavy rainfalls. This hill station is a popular weekend getaway for all Mumbaikars as it is only 43 kms away from the city. So if you are living in Mumbai and are looking to take some time off from your busy life, head to Matheran after the rains are over. Here is a list of 10 fun activities you can indulge in if you are visiting this beautiful, quaint hill station for the first time.
1. Go for waterfall rappelling at Dodhani Waterfalls.
Waterfall rappelling will be an interesting activity to take up if you haven't experienced it already. You'll definitely enjoy the experience of descending from a slope with water rushing around you. Trust me.
Chanderi Caves is a grand mountain range that is about 800 meters in height. You'll be able to witness the stunning landscapes that surround you as your trek through the winding trails. The view from the top is simply breathtaking.
4. Head to Louisa Point for a 360 degree view of the beautiful surroundings.
Louisa Point, located near Charlotte Lake offers amazing views of the surrounding areas as it is situated in a plateau. From here, you'll also get an uninterrupted view of the historical Vishalgad and Prabalgad forts.
9. Head to Mount Berry, one of the spots with the highest altitude.
This spot offers a breathtaking view of the ghats and the nearby villages. It will give an an uninterrupted bird's eye view of Neral town, Matheran peaks and valleys that you shouldn't miss out on witnessing.