The city of Mumbai is not always about garbage, pollution, floods and traffic jams. On the outskirts and in the vicinity of Mumbai there are some marvellous trails budding with green meadows, misty majestic hills, blubbery forests, verdant landscapes, flowing springs and glinting waterfalls that offer the best experience of hiking. In fact, Mumbai itself has some trails that traverse through Sanjay Gandhi National Park. Shilonda trail is one such trail where you can take your family and kids along. Among the many hills around Mumbai, there are some that are perfect for novice trekkers as they are a simple climb and not too strenuous or tiring. Places like Karnala bird sanctuary, Tungareshwar plateau and Haji Malang are among such trails and are in the close vicinity of Mumbai that makes for an excellent weekend excursion.
There are beautiful destinations that deserve a trekking adventure, which quenches your wanderlust, all within the reach of Mumbai over this weekend. Some of the best places are, to climb up the forts, do some camping, and walk around wonderful places near Mumbai city. Take a break from the hectic urban life and explore picturesque locations in and around Mumbai.