Matheran, means “forest on the forehead”. It is an eco-sensitive region located on the Western Ghats range at an elevation of around 800 m (2,625 feet) above sea level. It is located in the Raigad district of Maharashtra, it is a plateau with dense forest cover.
Matheran is one of the few places in the world where vehicles are not allowed, that makes it a place quite different from others. The beauty of the hill station gets doubled in monsoon as the climate becomes very cool. The climate and natural beauty around Matheran makes it an awesome place to spend a weekend.
Attraction to explore in Matheran
Religious Places- Matheran Shiv Mandir, Pisharnath Mahadev Mandir, Holy Cross Church.
Point of Interest- Charlotte Lake, One tree Hill, Panorama point, Luisa Point, Echo Point, Mount Barry, Porcupine Point, Garbut point.
Adventure Activities- Horse riding, Valley crossing, Trekking
Weekend Trip from Mumbai or Pune to Matheran
Route from Mumbai to Matheran- Mumbai-Hatnoli-Neral-Matheran
Distance from Mumbai to Matheran- 90 km
Route from Pune to Matheran- Pune-Khopoli-Neral-Matheran
Distance from Pune to Matheran- 120 km
This package provides you with overnight camp stay in Matheran for 1 Night 2 days at cost of Rs.2500/- per person including Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, Trek from Dasturi Naka (Car Park) in Matheran to Campsite near Charlotte Lake.
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Detailed Itinerary For Overnight Camping In Matheran
Day 1: Arrival In Matheran
Reach Dasturi Naka in Matheran from Mumbai or Pune via Neral by afternoon. On arrival you will be welcomed by our staff, relax for a while & then we will start our trek from Dasturi Naka to our Campsite near Charlotte Lake.
Tents at the campsite are equipped with tent lights and comfortable mats to sleep. Rejoice in the beautiful nature around the camp. In evening enjoy tea and coffee. Later you can go for Night trek to nearby jungle for thrills and adventure.
Day 02: Breakfast and Trek
Get up and enjoy the scenic beauty around the camp. Have breakfast amid the forest and get ready for trek back to Dasturi Naka. Enjoy the scenic trek through the green forest of Matheran.
Things to Carry for Overnight Camping In Matheran
Good U/V Protected Sun Glasses
Sun Creams Lotion
Personal Flash Torch
Comfortable warm Clothing / No Formals
Accommodation in tents.
Bottled mineral water throughout the trip.
TEA/Coffee, Lunch, Veg Barbecue(Assorted and Marinated Veggies)
Dinner around Campfire
Guided night trek in near by forest.
Additional Chicken Barbecue with marinade Rs. 450 per person.
Additional Veg Barbecue (Paneer/Capsicum/Pineapple etc) Rs.500 per person.
Tips, Porters, Phone calls.
Any kind of personal expenses.
Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the “Cost Includes” column above.
All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like Road blocks,bad weather.
If Cancelled 5 days prior to the event date will incurr 70% retention and
30% refund of booking amount.
Last 2 day cancellation will incurr No refund.