The glamorous city Mumbai has numerous nearby places which give amazing experience. Celebrities, achievers, strugglers and dreamers have lots of activities to do on weekends. Weekends are the time to spend with friends in a better way. Make most of the little time, with top 12 thrilling activities in the city as well as nearby places.
- 12. Trekking
- 11. Shopping in the Streets
- 10. Water Sports at Mandwa Beach
- 9. Fishing at Saguna Baug
- 8. Luxury Sailing in Arabian Sea
- 7. Midnight Cycling in the City
- 6. Waterfall Rappelling – Bhivpuri
- 5. Romantic Dinner on a Cruise
- 4. Floating Tent Camping – Badlapur
- 3. Sky Diving
- 2. White Water River Rafting
- 1. Flying Trip Over the City
The historic fort of Harishchandragad, offers an adventurous trekking to have a rustic experience. 100 km away from Mumbai, the fort is surrounded by lush greenery and majestic views. The beautiful hill fort is trekkers’ paradise. Enjoy the mesmerizing sunsets and the views of western ghats upon reaching at Khireshwar by challenging trekking.
11. Shopping in the Streets
Shopping is very much exciting in Mumbai’s local places such as Colaba Causeway Linking Road, Bandra Hill Road, Bandra Fashion Street and CST. Make it fun on the weekends and change your wardrobe with latest trends at best prices.
10. Water Sports at Mandwa Beach
Mandwa Beach is the craziest center for water sports like Jet-ski rides, Banana rides, Bumper rides, Surf boarding, Paddle Boating and kayaking. Mandwa Beach is located at the distance of 108 km from Mumbai. A perfect weekend destination for water sport lovers has tranquil water, pleasant climate and beautiful landscape.
9. Fishing at Saguna Baug
Spend a weekend by fishing, at the pollution free picnic spot Saguna Baug, Neral in Maharashtra. There are many guided tours are available for a complete angling experience. At this place, there are few water bodies where you can catch freshwater fish. Apart from an authentic fishing experience, you can take a thrilling buffalo ride in the river swim and splash around the shallow water bodies.
8. Luxury Sailing in Arabian Sea
Sailing is the ideal relaxing break from the whole week workload. Discover the sailing on a world-class sailboat from the Gateway of India. the memorable weekend tour is best for picturesque shorelines and scenic blue horizon on the calm water of the sea.
7. Midnight Cycling in the City
Explore the city by taking the delightful midnight cycling trip with a group of friends. The 35 km ride through a beautiful coastal route in the city. Experience the ride on a bicycle passing through amazing streets, beautiful roads and famous tourist spots like Marine Drive, Shivaji Park and various popular places.
6. Waterfall Rappelling – Bhivpuri
Well known destination Bhivpuri is a place for waterfall rappelling during monsoon. After 30 minutes of trekking from the village, there is a hidden waterfall with lush greenery. Bhivpuri is located in Karjat Taluka near Mumbai.
5. Romantic Dinner on a Cruise
Specially designed for a perfect romantic dinner with special one, a late night dinner date on cruise is now possible in the city of Mumbai. At the Gateway of India, With the luxury yacht in the middle of sea and scenic night view, have dinner in calm and hazy atmosphere for two hours on weekends.
4. Floating Tent Camping – Badlapur
Badlapur is a perfect weekend getaway, 2 hours ride from Mumbai. Have fun by Floating Tent Camping around Barvi Dam, which is clever camping invention. Adventure travelers can enjoy this cheering activity around the stunning Barvi Dam, near Badlapur.
3. Sky Diving
Dhule is located in the northwestern part of Mumbai. Take to weekend tour to experience skydiving. Dhule Drop Zone is the center of skydiving activity near Mumbai. The dive provides an hour training session before 30 seconds free falling experience and a 15 minutes paragliding.
2. White Water River Rafting
Have a complete weekend holiday experience with white river rafting at Kundalika River, drive a little ahead from Mumbai. It is a small and beautiful river, located in the Sahyadri Range in the state’s highest waterfall areas. There are Day Tours as well as Overnight Tours available near the place.
1. Flying Trip Over the City
Flying is a dream in the busiest and congested city like Mumbai. The dream can come true by a slow fight through aircraft as well as helicopter ride which provide aerial views of well known hotspots of Mumbai. The half hour flight is available during the day between 11:30 AM to 4:30 PM. The journey begins from Juhu Airport in the small aircraft. Another trip is for 15 minute helicopter ride.