Out on a boring business trip in Mumbai or Pune? Do not want to spend your weekend in the hotel room? Do not worry we have got this! Today we are going to suggest to you some really beautiful places close to Mumbai and Pune where you can have a perfect getaway. So let's start with the places near Mumbai.
Karjat (Distance from Mumbai- 60 km)
Karjat is one of the most beautiful places where you can plan your weekend getaway. Located in the foothills of Matheran, this city is a Municipal Council and sub-district in Raigad district. There are many tourist places which you can visit at this scenic village in the Konkan region. Places like Bahiri caves, Kondeshwar temple, Kondana caves, ND Studios are really worth visiting.
Karnala (Distance from Mumbai- 48 km)
Being less than 50 km away from the city, this place is one of the most favorite tourist destinations. It is located in the mountain range of the Western Ghats and is surrounded by many hills making it a trekker's paradise. It is a must to visit the bird sanctuary and the fort if you are coming to Karnala. The Karnala fort has a very rich history and the sanctuary is home to over 150 species of resident and 37 species of migratory birds which visit the sanctuary during winter.
Alibagh (Distance from Mumbai- 92 km and distance from Pune- 130 km)
Now let's have a look at a place which is close to both Mumbai and Pune and is really famous for a getaway. Yes, we are talking about Alibagh!
Besides being famous for its splendid beauty and unpolluted environment, Alibagh is also visited for Kolaba Fort, Akshi beach, Brahma Kunda and Kanakeshwar Devasthan Temple.
Moving on, let's now take a look at places and resorts near Pune.
Harihareshwar (Distance from Pune- 145 km)
Harihareshwar is a popular beach resort near Pune with two beaches, one to the north and the other to the south of the temple. Harihareshwar, along with Srivardhan and Diveagar Beach forms a popular weekend beach destination. The beaches are very beautiful and really worth visiting.
Diveghar (Distance from Pune- 150 km)
Diveghar is another wonderful place which is popular for its fantastic beaches along with a very famous temple which has a pure gold idol of Lord Ganesha. (12 kg) The joy of watching this golden Ganesha is beyond description and one must visit this place at least once when around Pune.
We hope these places will help you get out of your boring business schedule and you can have a perfect getaway this weekend.