Go here for: Weekend Breaks, Hills, Adventure
Karjat, one of the neatest and most picturesque hill stations of Maharashtra is well known as a trekking destination. Surrounded with steep slopes and excellent roadways, a drive to this destination is a rewarding experience.
The village has all the calmness and unspoiled atmosphere of a traditional Indian hamlet. The river Ulhas originates in Karjat and flows westward. Ancient historical Kondana caves and exquisite Ulhas valley are two important tourist attraction near Karjat. Karjat serves as an ideal weekend getaway for travellers from Mumbai and Pune.
Karjat’s beauty is a delight to the eyes and especially so during the monsoon months, when the entire place is covered in different shades of greens.
A large number of tourists also flock Karjat during this period for rafting on the Ulhas River. Karjat is well known for trekking during the monsoons and the winters, which makes July to March as the best time to visit Karjat.
Karjat has a number of health resorts and farmhouses. One can opt to stay at Satya Health Farm, Dr. Modi's Health Resort, Karjat Village Resort, and Vanalakshmi Resort. Camping facilities are also available at Vanvihar Lodge, Kondana.
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