Quick Weekend Getaways near Mumbai
Matheran: Matheran may be the smallest hill station in India, but it’s one of the most beautiful places near Mumbai (90 km from Mumbai). If you’re desperately looking for a short vacation with the thrills of a holiday destination, then Matheran is the ideal place. Matheran is also a favourite among those who love trekking and hiking. The various points in Matheran are exhilarating. ‘Matheran’, when literally translated from Marathi, means ‘forest on the forehead’. The joy of travelling by a toy train from Neral to Matheran is a different experience altogether.