Matheran Tourism

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.

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

    • Air Pollution 60.78 (High)
    • Water Pollution 57.45 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 46.74 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 46.46 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 39.47 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 49.74 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 52.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.89 (Low)
  • How safe is Matheran for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Matheran.

    • Burglary and Theft 35.03 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.09 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.55 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 48.15 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 34.16 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.71 (Low)
    • Attacks 34.16 (Low)
    • Drug offense 35.19 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 72.53 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 65.56 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.04 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 28.09 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 35.45 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Matheran is 150.83 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 65.53 (High)
    • Climate Index 71.11 (High)
    • Pollution Index 62.45 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.9 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 25.29 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 74.56 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.7 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 100.88 (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.

  • 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 3.51 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.26 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 50.94 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 32.37 USD

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

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