If you are in Mumbai, you would surely not get much of a chance to spend quiet and nice romantic moments with your loved ones due to the noise and hurry that is an integral part of this great city. Whether you go to a beach or if you go to a cinema hall, you don’t have any escape from the crowd. Even though we are accustomed to this, we definitely need some lovely and quite moments with our loved one. Given below are some of the romantic weekend getaways near Mumbai where you can definitely have a great time together:
This is a very beautiful 8 kms long white sand beach and is known for its scenic beauty. With crystal blue waters on one side and the backwaters of Karli river on the other Tarkarli is one of the most popular and picturesque beach destinations in Maharashtra. One can take the lovely and really luxurious houseboat cruise or can indulge in some adventurous activities like, scuba diving and snorkeling . If you like exploring marine life, then underwater swimming too is amazing here.
2. Lonavala and Khandala
The twin places Lonavala and Khandala are perfect place to quickly get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. One can visit Khandala and Lonavala on one single trip. With lovely waterfalls, greenery, caves, nature trails, museums and much more Lonavala and Khandala are the most favoured quick romantic weekend getaway near Mumbai especially during the monsoons.
If you want to get close to nature and romance among lush green hills and waterfalls, this is surely the best place to be. The serene beauty, gushing waterfalls, lovely lakes and dams surrounded by high mountains are sure to attract all the nature lovers again and again. The fresh air of Sahyadri Hills here is best in order to rejuvenate senses.
Visit Mahabaleshwar in monsoons as you would have a memorable trip then. The greenery and gushing waterfalls are definitely difficult to resist. You and your loved one can have a great time at Lingamala waterfall that appears and disappears due to mist.
How can Matheran be ignored while making a list of romantic destinations near Mumbai. This is a popular and very scenic hill station located at a distance of 90kms from Mumbai. This destination has gained popularity among international and local travelers due to one unique reason – no vehicles are allowed inside the town. The whole valley is pollution free, picturesque and serene.
Couples who wish to have a romantic holiday by a scenic seashore must opt for Alibaug. It comprises of many tiny fishing hamlets and beaches. The place gets its charm due to paddy fields, mango orchards, chikoo and swaying coconut palms along the sea shore. In Alibaug one can find several picturesque and lovely beaches such as Versoli Beach, Nagaon Beach, Akshi Beach and Kihim Beach.
Panchgani is a famous hill station that offers enthralling sights of the Krishna River and the amazing Konkan coastal plains on the other. It derives its name from the five surrounding hills and is one of the most popular summer retreats since the British days.
Sriwardhan beach is popular among lovers due to its clean and calm waters, sun kissed sands and gentle wind. It is quite and is not much crowded. This place is perfect for spending romantic time together. After taking a swim, if one is interested to catch up the history, then a small boat can be hired for exploring the Peshwas’ original residence.
This is located on Western Ghats, surrounded by huge rocky terrains as well as dense forests. Amboli is flocked by newlywed and dating couples as they get the needed comfort and solace in this place. Winters are quite chilly and sensual.
Though a little far away but Goa is undoubtedly one of the most scenic and romantic destinations in the whole of India, let alone Mumbai. With lovely white sand beaches, splendid night life and the awe-inspiring Dudghsagar falls Goa is also one of the most favoured honeymoon destinations of India.
With so much to explore it is not difficult any more to take a nice and serene break from the city of Mumbai even if you have a very busy schedule.
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