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Neral is a town in Raigad district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is 83 km from Mumbai in the Karjat tehsil. Neral is a place which is the center between Mumbai and Pune, Neral has State Highway which is connecting to Karjat, NH4, Panvel and Badlapur, people who visits Neral from Mumbai take the via. Panvel route which is more better, faster and easy to drive. It is best known as a railroad junction, with trains arriving from Mumbai and from Pune to the nearby and very popular hill station of Matheran. A narrow-gauge rail line, 21 km long, ("toy train") runs from Neral to Matheran. Nearest major towns are Badlapur and Karjat. The heavy rains on 26 July 2005 ruined the rail tracks and it had stopped operating,but the train has successfully started operating from 5 March 2007. The other option available to reach Matheran is to take a taxi to a certain point (called Dasturi naka) just before Matheran city boundary, beyond which one may proceed only on foot or on horseback


If you are looking for travel information of Neral in India, you've come to the right place. After your splendid visit to Neral, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Pune. Attractions in Pune include Mahalakshmi Temple, Gateway Of India, Shree Siddhivinayak. Also, to reach Neral, you'll have to take a flight to Pune; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Neral are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Neral*

  • Pollution Statistics in Neral

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

    • Air Pollution 50.94 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 46.54 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 38.98 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 39.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 43.43 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 44.47 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 31.63 (Low)
  • Neral: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 23.91 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 22.31 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 24.46 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 23.39 (Low)
    • Attacks 24.73 (Low)
    • Drug offense 24.46 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.26 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 76.34 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 26.08 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.62 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Neral - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Neral is 176.25 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 75.52 (High)
    • Climate Index 71.94 (High)
    • Pollution Index 52.33 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 44.14 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 19.79 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 75.81 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.98 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 135.26 (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 Neral

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.7 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 24.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 36.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 26.36 USD

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

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