Amboli

At the altitude of some 700 metres, perched over the southern range of Sahyadri hills, Amboli is a pristine hill station perfect for the best weekend getaways in monsoon. Dressed in lush green and verdant vegetation, it offers some of the best views of the Konkan railways. It is frequented by honeymooners and couples for its exquisite surroundings and colonial past.

Best time to visit : October to March

Places to visit: Amboli falls, Madhavgarh fort, and the Shiva temple near Hiranyakeshi river

Activities : Rappelling, rock climbing, and trekking