It’s the perfect time for a getaway amidst nature. Here are our top picks of exciting treks around Mumbai
Located in the southwest direction of Matheran, the Garbett Plateau trek is one of the most popular hikes during the monsoon for people around Mumbai. Get a chance to experience nature to its fullest and unwind your senses by exploring majestic views of Matheran and Bhivpuri. Spend your afternoons exploring trails, forests, lakes, waterfalls, and streams.
On: July 3; 5.10 am
Meeting point: SGNP, main gate, Borivali.
Log on to: treksandtrails.org
Cost: Rs 699 and Rs 1,299 (with transport)
Dark and exciting
Do you imagine yourself finding routes, passing through valleys, and crossing ghats in the middle of a dark jungle? The Andharban Dark Forest Trek might be your kind of adventure. As you descend from the mountain, explore the forest and discover a few picturesque panoramas. Witness the mesmerising vista of the Kundalika Valley, Bhira Dam, and the many ranges of Tamhini Ghat as you trek along the ridges.
On: July 2; 10 pm
Meeting point: SGNP, Borivali.
Log on to: insider.in
Cost: Rs 2,500