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Quick One Day Trips from Mumbai

Posted on :
12 August 2016
Posted on :
12 August 2016

Mumbai has ample getaway spots in and around the city. Some of the most beautiful one day trips from Mumbai are not really far from the city. A jolly fun drive will get you to these places, to be back in a day. 

Elephanta Caves

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A ferry ride close to the Gateway of India, will take you to the beautiful island that is filled with stunning cut rock caves from the 5th and 6th Century. These rock cut cave temples on the island is one of the main attractions near Mumbai.


Distance: 25 Kilometers 

Manori

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Manori is one of the most beautiful beaches close to Mumbai. The calm, quiet of the beach has been untouched by massive crowds, letting it be one of the cleanest beaches to spend a day at. A pocket friendly getaway, if you're planning to catch on that sunset on the shores.


Distance: 49 Kilometers

Vasai Fort

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A one day trip to Vasai Fort, one of the many popular Portugese built forts in Mumbai, would be the most ideal plan. Get on with some photography sessions of the lovely architecture while you are here. The beautiful old fort, does quickly walk you back in time.

Distance: 67 Kilometers

Karnala Bird Sanctuary

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One of the scenic getaways from Mumbai is the Karnala Bird Sanctuary. A birdwatchers paradise, this place hosts close to 200 resident and migratory birds. You can also trek along Karnal and also visit the ancient Karnal Fort. 

Distance: 50 Kilometers

Neral

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Neral, a small town near Mumbai, is a calm getaway from the crowded city that is always bustling with traffic. A quaint village stay experience at Neral, is sure to make one nice getaway. There is also a fun and scenic toy train ride from Neral to Matheran that you would not want to miss while you're there.

Distance: 75 Kilometers