Matheran is a popular hill station destination in Maharashtra and it is actually the numerous Matheran Trekking trails that have taken this cozy little town to the bucket list of every trekker. Matheran is perched amidst the densely forested Sahyadri mountain ranges and hence, boasts of many delightful trekking spots like Chanderi Caves, Kalavantin Peak, Vikatgad, and Garbett Plateau.
These places are best trekked during the months from October to February when the landscapes of the region are draped in various shades of verdant green and look magically beautiful. The difficulty of these treks vary from easy to moderate so even if you are a first-time trekker, Matheran is a great choice. The crisp mountain air that caresses your body and stunning views of the Western Ghats are some extra perks that one will get while trekking in Matheran.
As many urban dwellers have started heading towards Matheran for a quick weekend retreat and to enjoy adventurous activities like trekking, many regulations have been laid by the government to make trekking in Matheran completely safe. Almost all the trekking trails of Matheran are well-marked with defined boards and signs, structured steps are provided wherever possible, and safe camping sites have been established at certain trekking spots. There are also many refreshment stalls en route the trekking paths for a quick stopover and to energize yourself.
Popular Matheran Trekking Tour Packages
|Matheran Trek | Book @ ₹700 & Save 20% off||1D||₹ 700||5.0 star|
|Kalavantin Pinnacle Trek in Maharashtra||1D||₹ 550||4.0 star|
|Ladies Only Trek to Kalavantin Durg||10H||₹ 550||4.0 star|
|Trek to Chanderi Caves in Matheran||1D||₹ 500||4.0 star|
|Trek to Peb (Vikatgad) near Neral, Matheran and Mumbai||1D||₹ 0||4.0 star|