Maharashtra embodies unparallel natural beauty and cultural splendour within its boundaries. It has many relaxing sights along the long coastline on one side and beautiful hills on the other which make for a fabulous road trip. The best thing about a road trip in Maharashtra is that you have the choices. You can embark on a trip through the dense forests or the hilly terrains- the choice is yours to make.

  • Start : Mumbai
  • End : Mumbai
  • Time : 3 Nights/ 4 Days

Starting Point: Mumbai

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Start your journey in the City of Dreams as you get ready to leave the metropolitan life and explore the natural beauty of the interiors of Maharashtra.

83km, 2 hours

Stop 1 : Lonavala

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Lonavala is a beautiful hill station with gorgeous scenery and plenty of activities for everyone. Visit the Bhushi Dam, Tigers Leap pont, Ryewood Park and the Lonavala Market.

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80km, 2 hours

Stop 2 : Kolad

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Kolad is known for its waterfalls and adventure activities. The place is among the best white water rafting destinations in Maharashtra, on the Kundalika river. 

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59.4km, 1 hour 30 mins

Stop 3 : Alibaug

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Best Time to Visit:

Recommended Duration:

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A little coastal town tucked away in the Konkan region of Maharashtra, Alibaug is a very popular weekend getaway and famous for numerous beaches and water sports.

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97km, 2 hours 30 mins

End Point : Mumbai

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Your journey comes to an end back in Mumbai after exploring Maharashtra with an abundance of memories. 

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Best time to visit:

Between October and February. The weather is pleasant and cool during this time of the year.

Where to dine:

Indulge in a hearty traditional South Indian breakfast of ghee (clarified butter)-roast dosa (crepes), steaming idlis (rice cake) and filter coffee at restaurants located at a walking distance from the Marina Beach. Break for lunch at one of the road-side eateries or swanky restaurants around the crocodile bank.

Travel Tips :

● It is advised to dress appropriately as there are many temples and religious sites along the way that you might want to visit. ● Try to follow the local culture of eating with your hand. The effort will be appreciated. ● Carry identification proof and passport-size photographs. ● Drink packaged drinking water and carry some munchies for hour-long distances.