Durshet Tourism

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Review and Ratings (6)

Read 6 Durshet reviews with average rating of 3.9/5


2 reviews

Mr Kenneth Pinto

Good place with lots of nature and clean surroundings with trees and nature all around.

Food, sight-seeing and shopping: Very Good

Activities & things to do: Very Good

Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: Good

Devang khatri4.3/5

2 reviews

The place for peace of mind

Its a place for any age at any point of time for peace of mind.

Food, sight-seeing and shopping: Over all food is quite good in terms of breakfast, Lunch and dinner.

Activities & things to do: Adventure activities like Rappelling,Wall climbing are not to be missed.

Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: One is required to have their own vehicle if they travel with family as it's on the highway and public transport are not easily available to some extent.

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Durshet Overview

The forest of Durshet is part of the Sahyadri Mountain Range which is situated in the state of Maharashtra. This forest is located on the main Khopoli-Pali Highway and covers more than 42 acres of forest land. Durshet is also an ideal place for picnics and excursions, mainly because of its scenic beauty.

Amba River also passes through the Durshet forest, which is suitable for swimming, botanical study and river gauging. Hot water springs in Uddhar, Pali Ganapati Temple, Mahad Ganapati Temple and Old Pali Fort are some of the main attractions of Durshet.

The forest region is also home to many waterfalls, which is frequented by travellers coming to Durshet. Trekking and nature walks are two of the prominent activities available in the region, which is home to varied species of birds.

Durshet can be reached from the Mumbai International Airport, which is situated approximately 105 km from the forest. Taxis and state transport buses are also available from Mumbai to travel to Durshet. The Durshet Railway Station is directly connected with VT Railway Station in Mumbai, which in turn is served by major express and passenger trains from various destinations.

The festival of Deepavali, in the month of October or November, is celebrated in grand style in the region, which is attended by several tourists. September through March is the best time to visit the forest region of Durshet.

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