Weekend trips! Every traveler’s ears would perk up at these two words. The feeling of wrapping everything up, leaving all the worries behind – Isn’t this what you want to do on your weekends? If you are in and around Mumbai, this is how you can discover the best things-to-do for a perfect getaway.
In this post, we bring you a list of places which are the hotspots for weekends from Mumbai.
Imagica Theme Park
Theme park experiences on your mind? Head to Imagica and witness plethora of rides and attractions. A fun-filled experience for family and children, Imagica is the one place that offers you ultimate entertainment, dining, shopping and more.
With over 20 rides and attractions, if you are looking for an exciting weekend, this is a perfect destination for you. Plan out your schedule and book the experience here.
If solace and serenity is your idea of a holiday, Pawna Lake is where you should go. A blissful affair, Pawna Lake is a best known destination for camping. An overnight camping spot, you can encounter serene climate, enjoy delicious BBQ and engage with fellow campers too. If you want an ultimate campsite experience, book the activity and adhere to stargazing and a lot more.
The Kanheri Caves
If there is a place with a spectacular history or cultural aficionado, it has to be the Kanheri Caves. Located about 30 kms away from Mumbai, you can explore the ancient caves nestled among the tranquil surroundings of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park. Moreover, you can also spend some time around a group of more than 100 man-made caves in a massive temple and indulge in this popular site for Buddhist worship
Marvel at an archaeological and religious wonder, Elephanta Caves will take you by surprise! As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is must that you pay a visit here and witness a collection of cave temples which are dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva.
An experiential tour to this site is a journey where you learn about the 7 cave excavations and its features and, story behind. A guided tour, this is a must-see attraction for history buffs or archaeology aficionados.
If you want to fuse in some adventure into your journey, then Kolad is the adventure junkie’s haven. Not just a regular destination, it’s for the crazy travelers who love wild adventures.
From water sports to overnight camping to white water rafting, Kolad has it all. Also, not to forget the scenic charm of waterfalls and beautiful valleys!
If you want to engage in an unique, special activity like a stroll through the vineyards, then head to Sula Vineyards in Nashik. The wine tasting tour allows you to discover how the grapes are grown and how wine is produced in detail. Wine lovers would not want to leave this place, as you can also try 6 different types of wines.
The best place to experience Paragliding is definitely Kamshet. The reward of Paragliding feels all the more exquisite when you have to cross the breathtaking Mumbai-Pune highway dotted with hills.
Whether you’re a first-timer or a flying enthusiast, you must definitely embark on this experience to have an unforgettable adventure in the air. Furthermore, to make the experience safe, you will also be briefed by experienced instructors on careful and safety measures.
Plan your trips to these 7 gems which will definitely give you an other worldly experience than Lonavala or Matheran. Happy tripping!