With the Valentine’s weekend approaching, we thought we’d share a list of 5 less popular yet quite romantic getaways around Mumbai for you and your partner to spend some quality time away from Mumbai’s humdrum.
1. Bhandardara – Romantic getaway with a peace of mind
Bhandardara is a romantic place near Mumbai for the two of you to spend two quiet days alone among the pristine waterfalls and lakes in the pristine lush, leafy beauty of the Sahyadris. You could not give your other half a better surprise!
2. Lonar: Romance by the lake
Remember how you wanted to see the wonders of the world together? This is one of them! Lonar is one of those wonders that were formed because of a natural disaster and became one of the most beautiful things that you will ever see during your lifetime. This 6000 feet wide and 500 feet deep lake is the only salt water lake in the basaltic rock in the world. The colorful flora and fauna in the area makes it one of the most romantic places near Mumbai.
3. Ganapatipule – Temple and Beach
Ganapatipule is a well known, romantic beach destination located in the Ratnagiri district of Maharasthra. It has plenty of beautiful beaches which offer some really stunning views of the sea. The Swayambhu Ganapati temple is also a popular tourist attraction here. The rich cultural and traditional history of Maharashtra is very prominent here. It’s one of the ideal romantic places near Mumbai for couples who just want to take their time relaxing at the beach.
4. Tarkarli Beach – Classic Beach Romance
Tarkarli beach is one of the numerous and amazingly beautiful beaches spread across the Konkan sea coast overlooking the Arabian Sea in the state of Maharashtra. The beach is situated almost 550 km from Mumbai near the village of Tarkali in district of Sindhudurg, coastal Maharashtra. Its not a Goa or an Alibaug, but it surely is a beautiful beach and if you want to spend some lone time with your loved one, it won’t disappoint you.
5. Zenith Falls, Khopoli
Zenith Waterfalls is about 10 km from Khopoli railway station and a 30 km ride from Panvel on the Old Bombay-Pune Highway. This waterfall is so refreshing and you can get yourself that perfect reflexology right from nature. The scenic richness of the the place will definitely make a pleasant getaway for you and your better half.
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