(The most unpolluted Hill-Station of Maharashtra)The climate of Matheran is very cool. The most unforgettable things about Matheran are deep forest and the waterfalls nearby, especially in rainy season. The beauty of the hill station gets doubled in monsoon. Matheran is truly ‘The Best Hill Station in Maharashtra.
Matheran is most splendid hill station in Maharashtra; it covers an area of 8 square kilometers in Sahyadris. This lovely spot was discovered in 1850 by Hugh Poyntz Malet, the collector of Thane district. Garbett point is located on South-west side of Matheran with grand view of the plateau. Descend via Sunset point leads to Dodhani village on Panvel side.
DAY 1: Saturday, 29th July 17
We will be starting with the Karjat Fast Local (time-table given below)
Meeting Point: 08 :05am @ Karjat Station Platform No.1.
Breakfast @ Karjat
Reach base village 09:30am
Start trek @ 10:00am
Reach top @ 12:00pm
Post Lunch Proceed to Dasturi Naka. Enroute Explore Matheran.
Reach Dasturi Naka & take Taxi Till Neral Station.
Reach Neral Station by 15:00 pm.
Identity Proof. (must)
Water (2 Ltres)
Some ready to eat food items.
Camera, Cap, Glares
Personal Care and Medicine those if you require usually.
Good trekking shoes (must)
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. ( No sling bags/ jholas please)
Avoid wearing gold ornaments.
Which includes Travelling from Karjat to Base Village,
Breakfast & Evening Refreshments
Matheran to Neral Taxi Fare
Mineral water, Softdrinks etc.
Anything other than above mentioned inclusions
It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for trekking. While planning your trekking trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness check up done. If suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, sever headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes etc should seek their physicians advice before coming.