Weekend Trip to Karjat, Maharashtra
- Rivers and Health Resorts
Summer 23 to 37°C
Winter 13 to 30°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Mumbai: 68 kilometers / 1 h ,26 m
Best Time To Visit
Located in the Raigad district near Navi Mumbai, Karjat is a picturesque village in the state of Maharashtra dotted with lush green agricultural fields and farm houses. It is encompassed by the mountain route of Bhor Ghat, in the Western Ghats. The river Ulhas which originates in Karjat and flows westward offers many water sport activities to the trekkers. The ancient Kondana Caves and the beautiful Ulhas Valley are two prominent destinations nearby Karjat. Of late, Karjat has grown into a nice picnic spot by foreign travelers as well. Karjat is undergoing a major transformation in terms of infrastructural development and tourist facilities.
How to Reach Karjat
Karjat Railway Station is a major railhead under the Mumbai railway division. The railway station is linked to all major cities in India via Mumbai railhead. Taxi cabs ply between Karjat and Mumbai.
: Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is the nearest airport to Mumbai. It is located around 90 kilometers away from Karjat. Mumbai is well-connected to all major cities in India and abroad.
The Sion-Panvel Expressway connects Mumbai to Karjat. For those travelling in a group, the journey via road will approximately take around 1.5 hours. Many public and private buses ply between Karjat and neighboring cities such as Mumbai and Panvel.