2 days
Duration
Matheran
Destination
Trekking
Tour Type

Dodhani Matheran Trek

This trek starts from a quaint village near New Panvel near Mumbai  and reaches on the top at Sunset point in Matheran , in Maharashtra.

About Matheran

Matheran, which means “forest on the forehead” (of the mountains) is an eco-sensitive region, declared by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India. It is Asia’s only automobile-free hill station

Matheran is a hill station, near Mumbai, in the west Indian state of Maharashtra. It’s known for its mild climate and well-preserved colonial architecture. Motor vehicles are banned and many visitors arrive by narrow-gauge railway on the 1907 Neral–Matheran Toy Train. The Panorama Point lookout offers views across the mountains of the Western Ghats. Louisa Point has views of waterfalls and the ancient Prabal Fort.

Difficulty Level

Easy to Moderate level of trekking. A enthusiastic beginner trekker can do this trek.

Out of Mumbai participants

  • One can arrive a day before to Mumbai. We can make special arrangements to stay on request.
  • Pick up and drop from Airport or Railway station can be arranged.

Highlights of the trek

  • Easy to moderate difficulty level.
  • Asia’s only automobile-free hill station
  • Meals included
  • Guided trek
  • Over night stay in Matheran.
1

Day 1 - Assemble

  • Assemble at 8 am , Panvel Rly. Station
  • Travel to Dodhani village in local transport.
  • Trek starts from Dodhani village, around 2 hrs trek to the top at Sunset Point in Matheran.
  • Lunch and relax for the afternoon.
  • Evening walk thru the famous trails of Matheran.
  • Campfire and light live music.
  • Night walk ( optional).
2

Day 2 -Return

  • Start early morning after having breakfast, to descend back the same route.
  • reach base village and catch local transport to Panvel Rly. Stn.
  • trip Ends.
INCLUDED All meals Trekking guide
Local transport from Panvel Rly. Stn to Dodhani and back Stay at Matheran
NOT INCLUDED travel upto Panvel and back.
porterage
All beverages & mineral water All not mentioned in the ‘Included’ section
Insurance

27th & 28th April 2019

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