Scenic tourist spots near Mumbai you cannot miss out on!

Posted on :
13 August 2016
Posted on :
13 August 2016
These tourists spots are so popular, you cannot miss out on visiting these when you're in Mumbai. Not very far from the city, are some of the most scenic beaches, quaint towns and forts that can literally take you back to a different era with their architecture. 

1. Kolad

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Kolad is one of the most beautiful places, with lovely cascading waterfalls, against scenic backdrops of hills. This place is quite the tourist attraction in Maharashtra and is quickly becoming one of the popular spots for adventure spots. Kolad is a great place for activites like river rafting, kayaking etc.

2. Raigad

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One of the many old forts near Mumbai, Raigad is a great place for a visit. Standing tall along the Konkan region of Maharashtra, the lovely fort holds great history from the 1650’s.

3. Panvel

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Also known as the gateway of the Konkan coast, Panvel is a great tourist spot. Although a little crowded, Panvel houses some of the most beautiful, old forts that you can explore.

4. Daman and Diu

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Daman and Diu are two scenic beach places near Mumbai. With constantly visiting crowd, these places have become such happening places among people who are looking for a quick escape from the city. It is a great beach placed to catch a sunset or gather up a party with friends.

5. Rajmachi

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Rajmachi is popular among tourists for its spectacular fortified peaks. Lush green and refreshing hill views are some of the perks once you reach one of these peaks. Of course Rajmachi is a trekker's haven.

6. Kamshet

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Kamshet offers some amazing adventure activities for tourists. As one of the most happening and picturesque hill stations near Mumbai, you can get your hands on some paragliding for the adventure junkie in you! A perfect spot for nature lovers.