Best Places To Visit In Matheran

Best Places To Visit In Matheran

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Best Places To Visit In Matheran

Best Places To Visit In Matheran

Matheran is a small hill station situated in the middle of the Sahyadri range on the Western Ghats of Maharashtra state, situated at an altitude of 2600 feet above sea level. Matheran Hill Station is only 100 kilometers away from Mumbai, where you can plan your perfect weekend. Although this hill station is small but it comes in the most beautiful hill stations of Maharashtra. If you are planning to visit Matheran Hill Station or want to know more about it, then read this article completely.
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Louisa Point, Matheran

Best Places To Visit In Matheran

 

Louisa Point is one of the most famous tourist places in Matheran. Tourists like this place the most. You can easily cross the 1.5 km route while trekking at Louisa Point. The beautiful view here and the cool-cold winds take away all your tiredness and troubles. After reaching Louisa Point, tourists can see two different views from here. One view is the mountains touching the sky and the deep valley below and the other is Charlotte Lake on which the sunlight falls on this scene.

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Charlotte Lake, Matheran

Best Places To Visit In Matheran

Also known as Charlotte Lake, Charlotte Lake is one of the most spectacular attractions in Matheran. It is an ideal place for those who want to sit peacefully in the lap of nature. This place is perfect for camping and for picnics with family, friends or partner. Nestled amidst a densely populated forest, birdwatching is a popular activity here. You can visit Charlotte Lake during sunrise and sunset to have a beautiful view of Echo Point and Louisa Point. There is also an ancient temple of Lord Shiva by the name of Pisharnath Mahadev on one side of the lake, where you can go for darshan.

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Monkey Point, Matheran

Best Places To Visit In Matheran

Matheran’s Monkey Point is located in the state of Maharashtra. This unique destination is situated amidst beautiful views of the Western Ghats and lofty mountains and deep valleys. As the name suggests, this place is often crowded with monkeys. This destination has an abundance of indigenous flora and fauna, if you are interested in knowing about flora, then this place is perfect for you. You can also experience Eko here. You have to be a little careful here because of the monkeys.

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Shivaji’s Ladder Matheran

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Shivaji Ladder is a rope walkway, situated between One Tree Hill and Matheran Valley. Surrounded by lush green forest, it is one of the most popular trekking points in Matheran. It is said that the Maratha emperor Chhatrapati Shivaji used this route for his hunting trip in Matheran.

Panorama Point, Matheran

Panorama Point, Matheran

Panorama Point is a must visit place in Matheran, which offers 360-degree panoramic view of the Western Ghats. Along with this, you can also see the beautiful green plains along with the villages below. It is an ideal picnic spot, but here you will see the least crowd of tourists, because it has to be trekked here. If you are thinking of trekking with your friends, then you can come to this place. If you do not want to go trekking, then you can take a horse or Neral-Matheran

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Neral Matheran Mini Train

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If you are visiting Matheran, then we recommend that you absolutely should not miss the Neral Matheran

Train here. With the help of mini train is a heritage railway connecting Neral to Matheran by a 21 km railway line. It is a two feet narrow gauge railway built by Adamji Pirbhoy in the early 1900s and is run by the Central Railway.

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Ambernath Temple, Matheran

Ambernath Temple, Matheran

Ambernath Temple is a historical Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Located at Ambernath near Mumbai, this temple was built in 1060. The temple complex is similar to the Dilwara temples located in Mount Abu. The amazing architecture of the temple complex is very attractive. Mahashivratri festival is celebrated with great enthusiasm in this temple.

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