You are planning to visit a hill station? Matheran is another popular hill station in Raigad district of Maharashtra, India. It is the smallest hill station in our country. It is an adjacent place to the Western Ghats of Mumbai. The meaning of Matheran is “forest on the forehead”. Asia’s no.1 automobile free hill station in India is Matheran. There are many places to visit in Matheran for fun and doing exciting things. These are as follows:
Matheran’s most popular tourist spot is Chanderi Caves, Maharashtra. It is the highest mountain range of 800 meters from the sea level. This place is situated on the way of Karjat. When you visit these caves you will enjoy the trekking facility. The landscape view of this place is awesome.
The most thrilling point to visit in Matheran is Dodhani Waterfall. A recreational environment for refreshing the mind from a hustle-bustle big city. It is the best place for making your trip so special when you are in Matheran.
2 Km away from Matheran Charlotte Lake is situated. It is the best place to visit during the monsoon. You can also visit the Pisharnath Mahadev Temple adjacent to this lake. Moreover, this lake is also known as the deepest lake for being the 50 foot deep.
Kalavantin Pinnacle Trek:
Another most favorite tourist point in Matheran is Kalavantin Pinnacle Trek. Another name of this place is Kalavantin Drug. The highest altitude of this point is 2300 feet near to the Western Ghats of Mumbai. If anyone wants to explore the natural beauty Kalavantin’s point is the best to explore.
An excellent place near to the charlotte lake is the best place to visit in Matheran. When you are in Matheran just pay a visit to this Louisa point and see the wonderful view.
One of the best trekking points in Matheran is the Irshalgad fort. Local people called Irshalgad fort is the sister of Pratapgad fort.
Ambarnath Shiv Temple:
A heritage site and the best place for Hindu pilgrims are Amarnath Shiv Temple. It is away 37 km from the main city of Matheran. It is situated on the bank of the river Waldhuni River.
One of the most favorite places for adventure people is Rock Climbing. You can do here trekking, hiking, etc. You can also visit another attractive place The Alexander Point.
Porcupine point is another best place to enjoy hilly surroundings in this place. At the top point of this place, you will enjoy the panoramic view of the sunset. You can also enjoy the toy train among the lush greenery forest. The name of this training place is listed in the UNESCO world heritage site.
Matheran is undoubtedly a beautiful place in Maharashtra, India. It is the best hilly station which is also popular. It also has many more visiting or tourist points these are Rambagh points, toy train, little chowk points, etc are also much popular.