Mumbai – the city of dreams – is synonymous to chaos, traffic, and hectic lifestyle. Many of us are, however, not aware of the fact that the city also has some of the best adventure activities in India. If you are in a mood for a small trip after a hard day’s work, you can hire a car in Mumbai and visit one of these destinations and indulge in some adventurous activities. The availability of a large number of cars for hire in Mumbai has made it easy for people to visit these offbeat destinations without worrying about the means of transport. If you are new in Mumbai and yet to explore the city, read this blog to find out the offbeat destinations and adventurous activities you can enjoy in the city. Read on.
1. Camping in Uttan
A coastal village that thrives only on fishing, Uttan is a must-visit destination if you love camping under a star-studded sky. The shimmering coastline, pleasant weather along with the lip smacking sea food makes it an ideal camping destination. During the day you can go hiking around the surrounding thickets, explore the beaches, and spend a night under the beautifully lit star studded sky. You can also plan a romantic getaway to Uttan with your partner.
2. Trekking in Harishchandragad
If you want to get the amphitheater view of Maharashtra, you need to visit Harishchandragad. The historic fort situated at a height of 4,671 ft. is renowned for its majestic views and considered an ideal trekking destination by adventure enthusiasts as most local treks are not challenging enough for adventure lovers. The main attraction of the trek is the Konkan Kada (Konkan cliff) that is almost 1,423 m concave fall. The vertical overhang of the cliff looks like a cobra’s hood. In addition, you can also visit the Kedareshwar cave and Harishchandragad temple.
3. Water Sports in Mandwa Beach
The stunning coastline of Mumbai has various treasured and unexplored beaches apart from the Chowpatty. One such destination is the Mandwa Beach, well-known for its pleasant weather conditions. If you love adventure sports, you can indulge in thrilling adventure sports to get an adrenaline rush. You can enjoy the jet-ski ride, surf through the wild waves or take a banana ride. If you are not a big fan of watersports, you can enjoy a joyous ferry ride from the Gateway of India.
4. Take a Wine and Dine Tour
If you are a foodie, you definitely need to go for the wine and dine tour in Nashik. Get a chance to taste authentic Maharashtrian cuisine during the two day wine and dine tour. Taste the Khandeshi meal accompanied with 3 different varieties of wines. You can also take a wine tour and acquaint yourself about the wine-making process and the variety of wines. Apart from this, you can also try your hand in preparing some local cuisines with the help of skilled chefs.
5. Experience Scuba Diving in Malvan
Considered as one of the hidden treasures of Maharashtra, Malvan is known for its enchanting beaches, virgin lands and diverse water bodies. Explore the underwater world, go swimming with different species of fish, and discover the beauty of the gorgeous corals. You can also indulge in some other adventure sports such as snorkeling, banana boat ride, island tour and bumper boat ride. If you have a sweet tooth, you can relish the Alphonso mangoes and the ‘Malvani Khaja’.
If you were of the opinion that Mumbai is synonymous to Marine Beach and Bollywood, you need to explore these destinations that are just a few kilometers away from Mumbai. As monsoon is round the corner, you can plan a trip to one of these adventurous and offbeat destinations with your friends. If you are worried about commuting, get in touch with Autoriders International Inc. Whether you need a self-or chauffeur-driven car on hire in Mumbai, we have got you covered. To find out more about our services, you can fill up the contact form or call us at 011- 45450000.