Short into: Dhom Dam lake sits at the footsteps of Panchgani mountains. The lake area is almost similar to Bhandardara lake but more picturesque than the latter. Not much popular ‘yet’, this is a great place to spend your weekend. Taluka: Wai District: Satara Distance:
Short into: There is this park; considered as the green lungs of Mumbai city. Even today, many residents of Mumbai are unaware of its existence. Located in Dharavi/Sion region, this park is known as Mahim/Maharashtra Nature Park. City: Mumbai Nearest railway station: Sion on Central
Short into: Matheran has everything that nature has to offer. Dense forests to misty paths. Beautiful landscapes. Waterfalls and lakes. Its a perfect place for picnic and weekend stay. No vehicles allowed inside Matheran makes it one of a kind in entire Asia. Taluka: Karjat
भंडारदरा Bhandardara Short into: A year-round gifted destination with lovely cool weather and some of man-made and nature’s best offerings. Though its no longer the hidden gem it used to be but the place somehow has the same magic it had even 10 years ago.
Short into: An enormous fort with breath-taking views of the valleys and mountains. Its the only place in Maharashta with a Ropeway connection. The engineering of the fort is the pride of the Maratha Kingdom. Taluka: Raigad District: Raigad Distance: 30 km from Nizampur Best
Short into: Located at a distance of 1917km from Mumbai, lies this Heritage site: “Valley of Flowers”. Oops wait, this is not Valley of Flowers in Uttarakhand we are talking about. This is Maharashtra’s Kaas Plateau. Located near Satara (283km from Mumbai) and equally beautiful