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A lush green retreat from Mumbai – Karjat!

Written By: Vineeth Mohan

While travelling through Maharashtra, towering skyscrapers easily give way to lush greenery! If you are worn out by the hectic urban life, you can always chose to visit any of the picturesque locales that are in the outskirts. They offer a perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle of city!

Places to visit in Karjat

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Karjat is certainly one of the best weekend destinations from Mumbai! Located 70 km away from Mumbai in Raigad district of Maharashtra, Karjat is a popular tourist destination with many facets! Let's take a tour through this beautiful landscape to know about the best places to visit in Karjat.

The kaleidoscope of Karjat!

Karjat is a popular tourist destination in the state of Maharashtra known for its lush green landscape! It is one amongst the best weekend destinations from Mumbai and offers a perfect spot for rafting, trekking and hiking. If you happen to be in Mumbai, this monsoon destination is a must visit!

Places to visit in Karjat

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Places to visit in Karjat

Set along the beautiful coast of Konkan, there are many places to visit in Karjat! Kondana caves in Karjat is an ancient Buddhist cave located at the base of a beautiful waterfall amidst lush geen foliage. The conical fort of Kothaligad is a historical destination with a spectacula viewpoint.

Places to visit in Karjat

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If you happen to be a nature lover, Ulhas valley is definitely where you need to be! It is endowed with an enticing panorama full of sparkling streams and waterfalls that spout through the lush greenery. Kondeshwar temple, Jain temple, Bhor Ghat and Bahiri caves are some of the other best places to visit in Karjat.

Things to do at Karjat

Karjat has everything in its abode for a traveller. It is a perfect destination for weekend holidays! Trekking, hiking, mountain climbing and river rafting are some of the best things to do at Karjat.

Places to visit in Karjat

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Best time to visit Karjat : Karjat is at its best during the monsoon season!

How to reach Karjat : Karjat is located around 70 km away from Mumbai airport. Kajrat railway station is well connected to major cities like Pune and Mumbai.

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