Matheran is a well-known hill station of Maharashtra. It is always crowded due to its close proximity to Mumbai. It is magical in the monsoon.


Breif Description Of The Program : Matheran is a well-known hill station of Maharashtra. It is always crowded due to its close proximity to Mumbai. It is magical in the monsoon. It offers a dramatic view of Monsoon from its various points. One will never forget the numerous cascading waterfalls, and the mist rising from the valleys’ below. It is the only hill station where vehicular traffic is banned. The enchanting beauty of Parsi and private bungalows are enhanced here. Beware of MONKEYS here. Don’t entertain them at all. The bazaar will offer you various exotic goods. Chikki & honey is the specialty here.
Day wise Schedule:
Day 1 : Reporting at Neral Rly Tkt Window between 8:00 to 9:00 hrs. Breakfast at Neral. Proceed to Dasturi point by taxi. Walk on the road to Gokul Villa, the base camp. Allotments of rooms on 4/5 people sharing basis. The allotment will be done taking into consideration of family members. Ladies and gents will have separate accommodation. Lunch and Excursion at different points of Matheran in the afternoon & eveningaround.
Dinner 8 to 9 pm. Lights off at 10:00 pm
Day 2 : Excursion at different points of Matheran after breakfast.
Lunch 12.30 to 1.30 pm. After lunch proceed to Dasturi Naka. Arrive at Neral by taxi. The programme is over after tea at Neral.
Who can Participate: 10 years to 65 years
How To Reach The Base Camp : MATHERAN is well known Hill Station of Maharashtra. It is connected by road from Mumbai & Pune. The nearest airports are Mumbai & Pune. The nearest Railway station is NERAL on Central Railway. Private taxis play from Neral to Dasturi Naka. The BASE CAMP at Gokul Villa opposite Matheran Railway Station. One has to walk 2 km to reach the Base Camp. The Matheran Mini Train is closed during monsoon.
How To Join : Fill out the E-form & medical certificate attached herewith. You will get an email confirmation.
Bank Name : SBI
Name of the Account : Youth Hostels Association Of India Msb
Account No : 10594829446
IFSC Code : SBIN0001884
Branch : Parel
Notes: if you pay by rtgs please send a copy of receipt on above mentioned mobile.
Fee Ixclusions : personal expenses not included in inclusions.
Name Of The Program Corrdinator / Fd : Ramakant Kini &Vijay Ghadage
Contact Number : 9820060710, 9920028843
Email Address :
Complete Postal Address : 2, Regent Chamber, Jeribai Wadia Rd, Paral Naka, Mumbai 400 012
Accommodation Facilities : Rooms. Male & Female Will Have Separate Accommodations.
Food & Water Supplies : Simple vegetarian food and hygenic water will be supplied.
What participants should bring along : Spare clothes, raincoat or poncho, water bottle, SPORTS SHOES, personal medicines, bedsheet, towel, soap, toothpaste, toothbrush, titbits of food, torch,YHAI Card etc.
Additional Notes : However all theprecautions are taken we will not be responsible for any mishap, or accident.
Safety & Security : Expert guide will be on the tour. Insurance of each participant is taken.
Cancellation Policy : 25% amount will be cut if we receive notice of cancellation by email, 7 days before commencement of the batch date.

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