Fresh out of cash but don’t want to let go off the upcoming weekend? Well, what if we say that you don’t require pocket full of cash to enjoy your weekend. With smart planning and budget-friendly locations, you can explore the best that comes your way. So if you live in Mumbai and hoping to strike the weekend with the bang, get set go with a visit to this popular places for a weekend getaway.
If you are someone who loves bird watching, make sure Karnala is at the top of your list of places to visit during the weekends. This picturesque bird sanctuary located at a distance of 48 kilometers covers a huge area spanning over 12 sq.km area. Here you can look for rare variety of birds which include Malabar Trogon, Three-Toed Kingfisher, and Ashy Minivet along with 150+ varieties of avian species.
Situated at a distance of 62 kilometers from Mumbai, this ideal place is located by the Ulhas River bank. The popular attractions of this place include Chanderi Fort, Peth Fort, and Matheran. You can also visit the caves, forts, and old temples located at this area that open up the doors to explore the rich historical past of this area. It is completely budget-conscious destination for holidaymakers.
Vasind is immensely popular among the tourists or weekend explorers for its picture-perfect Mahuli Fort that stands at a height going all the way up to 2,815 feet. With the rock and cave formations, this destination is frequented by rock climbers as well as trekkers. Vasind is located by Bhatsa River that serves as an excellent picnic spot for visitors coming down from Mumbai. It is located at a distance of 63 kilometers from the city.
Remember the song from the popular movie “Ghulam” where Amir Khan was seen flirting with Rani Mukherji while mentioning this place “Khandala”? This particular hill station, located about 81 kilometers from Mumbai is tucked away in a terrain that is picture perfect. Khandala is popular for its panoramic views observable from the Duke’s Nose. Apart from this, you can also visit sites such as Tiger’s Leap, Bhaja Caves, etc.
Mumbai is located at a vantage point with eye-soothing locations close by. So, if you are bored of lingering on your laptop all through the weekdays, try rejuvenating your body and mind with a relaxing weekend trip to these places listed above.