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Matheran literally translates to “Forest on the Head”, this stunning hill station in the state of Maharashtra is a top favourite among the residents of neighbouring cities like Mumbai and Pune and with the rest of India as well. It also manages to attract International travellers owing to its location and the agreeable climate for the most months!

As with any hill station, there are numerous look out points approximately 38 for you to enjoy and take in the most beautiful views you would have seen in a long time!

Tourism in Matheran is always growing with thousands of travellers visiting almost every day! One of the most interesting things about Matheran is that no vehicles are allowed in the city. This makes it pollution free and the unnecessary honking that we bear in the cities on a daily basis!

Plan your trip to Matheran any time of the year as the weather here is pleasant for the most part of the year making it an ideal weekend getaway or a plan of your 2/3 day trip to Matheran.

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Facts and Stats for Matheran*

  • Pollution Statistics in Matheran

    Know the pollution level of Matheran before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50.7 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 46.58 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 38.83 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 39.6 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 43.5 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 44.52 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 31.57 (Low)
  • Matheran: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Matheran for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Matheran.

    • Burglary and Theft 28.27 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 26.51 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 38.1 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.98 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25.89 (Low)
    • Attacks 27.38 (Low)
    • Drug offense 27.38 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.36 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 73.81 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.87 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.73 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 28.27 (Low)
  • Living in Matheran - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Matheran is 167.75 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 72.65 (High)
    • Climate Index 71.11 (High)
    • Pollution Index 52.21 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 21.68 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 75.81 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.46 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 118.36 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Matheran

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Matheran

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.84 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 42.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 28.61 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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