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iXiGOers Dec 09 2012

What is the best time to visit Matheran?

Reema Bhalla DEC 10 2012
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Matheran is a gorgeous hill station that has an absolutely unpolluted atmosphere all around the place. The lush green forests and the placid lakes of this splendid place is like a soothing tonic for tired eyes. Visiting Matheran during the summers is indeed a good idea because the temperature of this place always remains moderated. However, to have the best idea regarding the best time for you to visit, lets discuss the general weather of Matheran in details:

  • Summer (March to May)

    Summers are quite pleasant in the hill station. The mercury levels do not cross 35 degree Celsius and is ideal for outings and sightseeing. So, summers can be considered to be a nice time to reach Matheran. The best thing about this season is that you won't feel lazy just to cuddle inside your blanket, like you would in winters. You can roam around the beautiful and pristine places in a sunny mood in the summers.    

  • Winter (December to February)

    Winters can get quite chilly in this pristine hill town. The cold with temperature lies above 11 degree Celsius in the winter days. It is good for all tourist activities like horse riding, paragliding and valley crossing. But do make sure to pack your bags with warm clothes on your trip to Matheran.

  • Monsoon (June to September)

    Monsoons are better avoided for visiting Matheran. Heavy downpours tend to occur in these months and the trails get slippery between July to August. However, the greenery of the region gets washed up in the showers making the milieu yet more pristine. So, what if its raining, take an umbrella and enjoy the little droplets washing down the dust from earth in sheer bliss!!

So, all in all we can say that it is alright to visit the hill station in any time of the year but to enjoy to the fullest you can land up at the place between October and May.

Numan Shaikh Feb 20 2014
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Summer is the best time to visit
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