Top 5 Places To Visit Near Mumbai


Kamshet is a place which is surrounded by many historical places and temples too...This place is always featured in the top must-visit destinations for adventure. Paragliding, Pawna Lake Camping, Hills, Kondeshwar Temple, different types of Caves and forts are some beautiful places to visit here. It is the best place to make your weekends better with family and friends.

How to reach?

Pune is the nearest city from Kamshet (Just 45 km away) Mumbai is around 210 km away from Kamshet Kamshet also has a railway route which is very easy and economical way to reach.


Lonavala is the most popular hill station close to Pune and Mumbai. Lonavala is surrounded by many hills, lots of waterfalls, lakes, etc. If you admire nature and want to make your weekends and holidays memorable then Lonavala is must visit the place. Khandala ghat always attracts tourist mostly in winters and monsoon. Rajmachi fort, Karla caves, Bhaje caves, Bhushi dam, Ryewood Lake etc. are also awesome places to visit here. Lonavala-Khandala is the destination which can mesmerize any visitor.

How to reach?

Mumbai to Lonavala - 83.5 km (1hr ND 35 min) Pune to Lonavala - 65 km (1hr ND 13 min) By train we can reach Lonavla hill station easily


Malshej Ghat is a famous place for beautiful valley lies in the Western Ghat Region of India. We can call this place as Heaven of the earth. It has the most thrilling and greenest treks of India. Malshej Ghat is blessed by forest, Waterfalls, Harishchandra fort, and many more. It is also called as a home of exotic birds like flamingoes... In short Malshej Ghat is a majestic place in India.

How to reach?

Distance from Mumbai - 126 km Distance from Pune - 120 km Distance from Kalyan - 84.5 km

Kalyan Railway Station is the nearest railway station to Malshej Ghat.


Bhimashankar is a Jyotirlinga shrine located 50 km northwest of Khed and 127 km away from Pune in the ghat region of the Sahyadri hills. The famous Bhorgiri fort is close to Bhimashankar. This place is reserved forest area of 130.78 km square and also declared as a wildlife sanctuary in 1985. Here we can see many types of birds, animals, plants, insects etc... Bhimashankar is a beautiful paradise for the nature lover, trackers and Birdwatchers.

How to reach?

Distance from Pune -160 km Distance from Mumbai - 215 km

Buses are available from Kalyan and Ghatkopar (Mumbai)


Throughout the year Panchgani is a famous attraction for many tourists. Panchgani is located in the middle of five hills in the Sahyadri mountain ranges. The best season to visit here is winter and monsoon to experience the beauty of nature. Sydney point, Table land, Krishna River, Hills, etc. are the beautiful places to visit here with family and friends.

How to reach?

Distance from Mumbai - 285km Distance from Pune - 100 km Distance from Satara - 45km

Panchgani is 2 hrs away from Pune and from Mumbai, it takes around 5 hrs.