If you are someone who enjoys monsoons, the feeling of clouds touching your skin, water drops flowing down your face this is the place to go. Instead of hearing the sound of noises of vehicles you can hear the birds and insects chirping and the air is as fresh as it can get. It's one of the cheapest weekend getaways in Mumbai, you can do a one day trip in just Rs 500. You can also find beautiful cottages for people travelling in groups in affordable price.
We took morning local train at 8.10 am from thane and reached Neral by 9.15 am (Take trains going to Karjat or Khopoli).