What do you need to know before going to Matheran camping & trekking
A paradise for all Mumbaikars, Matheran is a picturesque toytown hill station tucked between the Sahyadri ranges of Western Ghats. A famous weekend getaway place from Mumbai and Pune, it is best known for a pollution free environment, thrilling adventure activities and tranquillity away from city chaos. This smallest hill station of the country is among few places in India that does not allow vehicles. You can explore this town with stunning views by foot or on the back of horses. Matheran camping and Matheran trekking are the other points that act as cherries on the cake to attract the explorers towards this quaint hill station.
Come let’s find out what you need to know before going to Matheran Camping and Trekking.
- Pack Light: Carrying unnecessary stuff for a trek is what you should always ignore. Whether you are going for Matheran camping or trekking, pack your bag with light clothes, comfortable shoes and important stuff like medicines, munchies, water bottle and power backups. Keep in mind to carry a rainproof light jacket.
- Get ready to explore the town by foot: Being the among the few towns in the country, Matheran is a complete no vehicle zone. Dasturi point is the last place till where you can take your vehicle. The only option to roam around the town is either by foot or on horseback. Wear a comfortable pair of shoes as you have to walk a lot. If necessary you may carry another pair.
- Best time to visit: Though this tiny hill station has pleasant weather throughout the year. Yet we would suggest you visit the place between October to May. During this time the weather is amusing and you can enjoy sightseeing as well as camping and trekking.
The Matheran is a popular place for camping and trekking. The place has some of the most surreal experiences for you. With abundance of flora and fauna near the campsite, it gives ample reason to you to enjoy and spend some time in the arms of nature. Escorted by greenery all around, Matheran camping will make the trip worth your while.
Here, we have some iconic tourist places that you can explore in toytown.
- Money Point
- Echo point
- Louisa Point
- Charlotte Lake
While you experience Matheran Trekking, don’t forget to make yourself drool over an authentic and rich range of kebabs, vada pav and the renowned Chikki. You can buy locally produced goods such as leather items, handicraft products, and footwear from small boutique shops as a memory of the place.
Choose from the two main treks that are Bhivpuri trek that ends at Garbett point and the other is One Tree Hill Point which is a moderate level one day trek starting from Dasturi Naka following the trail from Ambewadi to One tree hill point.
For a luxury and elegant experience of this picture perfect town, you can book your stay with us at Adamo- The Resort, Matheran. Our resort in Matheran is nestled in the heart of the hill town. Choose from 42 accommodating options for a luxury stay with stunning views.