Best hill stations near Mumbai to escape the summer heat

May 22, 2024

By: Ayush Mehrotra

Lonavala and Khandala

These twin hill stations are among the most popular getaways from Mumbai, known for their lush greenery, scenic beauty, and pleasant weather.

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Asia's only automobile-free hill station, Matheran is known for its unpolluted air, serene ambience, and breathtaking views of the surrounding hills.

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Famous for its strawberry farms, Mahabaleshwar offers picturesque landscapes, a pleasant climate, and several viewpoints offering panoramic views of the valleys.

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Located near Mahabaleshwar, Panchgani is known for its beautiful landscapes, lush greenery, and colonial architecture.

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Known for its tranquil environment and picturesque landscapes, Igatpuri is famous for the majestic Dhamma Giri Meditation Centre and the nearby Bhatsa River Valley.

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Situated in the Sahyadri mountain range, Bhandardara is known for its pristine lakes, waterfalls, and lush greenery, making it an ideal destination for nature lovers.

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Located in the Sahyadri range, Jawhar is known for its scenic beauty, tranquil ambience, and vibrant tribal culture, offering a unique experience for travellers seeking a break from the summer heat.

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