Matheran – A Little hamlet of Western Ghats

Matheran is a small hill station in Western Ghats of Maharashtra and trust me it’s one of the best hill station you can travel to during Monsoon. The train route from Pune to Matheran is literally unbelievable.

How to Reach?

From Pune :

  • Take direct train to Neral ( NRL ) : Train number 11024 from Pune at 7 AM.
  • Take train till Karjat ( Too many options ) and then take local train till Neral.
  • From Neral you can take a toy train to Matheran ( Not operational during Monsoon), take around 2-3 hours
  • You can also take a taxi from Neral for Matheran ( Takes around 30-40 min)

From Mumbai :

  • Take direct train to Neral ( NRL ) : Too many options
  • From Neral you can take a toy train to Matheran ( Not operational during Monsoon), take around 2-3 hours
  • You can also take a taxi from Neral for Matheran ( Takes around 30-40 min)

Best time to go?

  • Definitely not on weekends as it gets weekend crowd from Pune and Mumbai
  • Monsoon is the best time to go

Eat- Sleep?

  • Tons of budget hotels are available. Range from Rs.500+
  • Tons of budget restro are all available. Drinks are also not that expensive

Here is the video of train journey and a glimpse of Matheran, Hope you will like it and please do subscribe the channel 🙂 As many more adventures videos are yet to come.

 

Cheers and Keep Traveling.

KT

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