One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Trip by Cab

One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing Tour Package by Cab
One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing Tour Package by Cab (courtesy: benjaminrweiss)

Tucked away amidst the lush green hills, Igatpuri in Maharashtra is a scenic hill station. Surrounded by the wonderful peaks of the Sahyadri ranges, it is perfect for a quick one day trip from Mumbai. Situated at a height of 1923 feet above sea level, it offers a splendid visit to the Western Ghats. The pristine atmosphere makes it an extremely popular hill station in Maharashtra.

Igatpuri has a soothing climate, eye-catching and pristine waterfalls, quaint old forts, and magnificent and foggy mountains. Although it is popular in all seasons, the monsoons enhance its freshness and beauty. It is a much-loved place for trekkers, hikers, admirers of history, and nature lovers. Besides, it is the ideal place for photo and video shooting. You can indulge in a plethora of activities like camping, trekking, rock climbing, and more. You can also sit and meditate, and walk around and relax.

You can book a one day Mumbai to Igatpuri sightseeing tour by a private cab with us to get a break from the hectic schedule of city life. Igatpuri is perfect for soaking in the natural scenes, spirituality, and unwinding yourself. You can indulge in stunning sightseeing and exciting activities. Visiting Igatpuri by a private taxi from Mumbai will allow you to enjoy it to the fullest with your friends, family, or partner. During the Igatpuri sightseeing tour, you can make memories of a  lifetime while evading the chaos of daily life.

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Overview of 1 Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Tour by Car

One Day Igatpuri Trip from Mumbai by Car

One day Mumbai to Igatpuri sightseeing tour gives you an opportunity to explore the stunning vistas of the Western Ghats.

We will begin the tour with a scenic drive of around 3 hours from Mumbai to Igatpuri. Covering a distance of 122 kilometers, we will begin the same day sightseeing tour of Igatpuri at Vipassana International Academy and continue with a visit to the imposing Bhavali Dam.

Next, you can seek blessings at Ghatandevi Temple before heading to the wonderful natural views at Camel Valley Viewpoint.

We will visit the Bhatsa River Valley Viewpoint for some fun and capture beautiful memories of the trip before heading to Vihigaon Ashoka Waterfalls. Your one day Mumbai to Igatpuri sightseeing tour by car will be wrapped up with a drop to your accommodation in Mumbai.

Highlights of One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Trip

  • Full-day Mumbai to Igatpuri Local Sightseeing Tour
  • Duration: 12 to 15 hours
  • Tour by Private Cab (not shared with others)
  • Pickup & Drop: Mumbai Hotel / Home
  • Places Covered: Vipassana International Academy, Bhavali Dam,Ghatandevi Temple, Camel Valley Viewpoint, Bhatsa River Valley Viewpoint, Vihigaon Ashoka Water Falls

Package Price for 1 Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing Tour Package by Cab

Hyundai i20 Hatchback Car for One Day Trip
i20 / Tata Indica
4 Seater / Hatchback

₹ 4,499/-

Honda Amaze Sedan Car for One Day Trip
Amaze / Etios / Dzire
4 Seater / Sedan

₹ 4,999/-

Maruti Suzuki Ertiga SUV Car for One Day Trip
Maruti Ertiga
6 Seater / SUV

₹ 5,999/-

Toyota Innova SUV Car for One Day Trip
Toyota Innova
6 Seater / SUV

₹ 6,499/-

Toyota Innova Crysta SUV Car for One Day Trip
Toyota Innova Crysta
5-6 Seater / SUV

₹ 6,999/-

Toyota Fortuner SUV Car for One Day Trip
Toyota Fortuner
6 Seater / SUV

₹ 7,499/-

Tempo Traveller Mini Van for One Day Trip
Tempo/ Force Traveller
13-20 Seater / LCV

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1 Day Itinerary of Igatpuri Local Sightseeing Tour from Mumbai

Pickup from your Home / Hotel in Mumbai at 7:00 AM

S.NoSightseeing PlaceRecommended Duration
1Vipassana International Academy90 minutes
2 Bhavali Dam50 minutes
3Ghatandevi Temple40 minutes
4Camel Valley Viewpoint40 minutes
5Bhatsa River Valley Viewpoint40 minutes
6Vihigaon Ashoka Water Falls60 minutes

Drop back at your Home / Hotel in Mumbai by 9:00 PM

PLEASE NOTE: Guests can visit all the Igatpuri tourism places listed above or remove any of the places that they don’t want to visit. Inclusion of any other sightseeing place not listed above is normally not permitted. However guests can check with their cab provider if any exceptions possible, while booking this Mumbai to Igatpuri sightseeing tour by private car.

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One Day Places to Visit in Igatpuri with a Private Car from Mumbai

A heaven for nature lovers and adventure seekers, Igatpuri is a perfect destination for a one day tour away from the bustle of Mumbai. On your one day Mumbai to Igatpuri sightseeing tour by private cab will cover the following tourist attractions of Igatpuri:

1. Vipassana International Academy

Visit Vipassana International Academy with One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing Tour by Car
  • Must See / Things to Do: Witness the beautiful architecture and click pictures.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Through appointments only

Decorated with a large and brilliant golden pagoda at the entrance, Vipassana International Academy is a reputed meditation Kendra or Math. Established in 1976, this academy was founded by S.N. Goenka. It is a haven for spiritual seekers and is also known as Dhammagiri. Noted for healing the mind, rejuvenating the body, and offering mental peace, Vipassana International Academy is a popular meditation center in Igatpuri. 

Being one of the largest meditation centers in the world, the academy is training thousands of people all the year round. Vipassana was used over 2500 years ago by Buddha as a treatment for general illnesses. The meditation technique can be practiced by anyone irrespective of caste, creed, sect, or religion. It is a must-visit sightseeing attraction on your Mumbai to Igatpuri one day sightseeing trip.

2. Bhavali Dam

Visit Bhavali Dam with One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing Tour by Car
  • Must See / Things to Do: Enjoy the panoramic view of the sprawling surroundings.
  • Timings: Open 24 hours on all days of the week 
  • Entry Fee: Free

Located on the Bham River in the Bhavali village in Igatpuri, Bhavali Dam is a majestic structure worth witnessing. It is the most visited tourist attraction on our Igatpuri sightseeing trip from Mumbai. The dam is 5090 feet long and 111.5 feet high and was built to provide water for drinking and irrigation purposes in the neighboring areas. 

The dam is easily approachable from the highway and we will park by the roadside while you can tour the place. As it is a less explored tourist spot, you will not find a lot of tourists and can soak in its rich natural beauty without any rush. You can climb around 1000 stairs to reach the dam and gauge its vastness. 

The dam offers mesmerizing panoramic views of the small hamlet of Igatpuri on all sides. During the rainy season, you can visit the dam for its spectacular waterfalls. Water and snacks are available at the small roadside local shops. You will appreciate the magical serenity enveloping this venue, occasionally interrupted by the chirping of the birds.

3. Ghatandevi Temple

Visit Ghantadevi Temple with One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing Tour by Cab
  • Must See / Things to Do: Offer prayers to the Goddess and enjoy the scenic view.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free

Situated a little ahead of Igatpuri, The Ghatandevi Temple is located across the Camel Valley. It is a famous Hindu temple dedicated to Ghatan Devi revered as the ‘Protectress of the Hills’ and the Ghats. 

The impressive temple houses a white marble Devi idol with ample decorations. It is a popular and pretty pilgrimage spot nestled in a gorgeous valley, overlooking the majestic hills of Harihar, Durvar Utvad, and Trimbak. We will halt the cab here and you can relax on your day trip to Igatpuri in its peaceful environment. You will forget the pollution and the noise and confusion of the city. The excited trekkers and history-lovers can explore the Tringalwadi Fort located behind the temple. You can also enjoy the enticing view of the Kulang mountain.

4. Camel Valley Viewpoint

Visit Camel Valley View Point with One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing Tour by Cab
  • Must See / Things to Do: Enjoy a picnic while witnessing the natural beauty of the region.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free

Camel Valley Viewpoint is another must-visit tourist attraction on your same day trip from Mumbai to Igatpuri. Located around 1km from the Bhatsa River Valley, this splendid vantage point is renowned for its scenic grandeur and tranquility. 

The beauty of the Western Ghats especially during the monsoons is best witnessed from the Camel Valley Viewpoint. You can witness the five glistening waterfalls that fall from a height of 1000 feet with a deafening sound. The bright and fresh greens, cloud-covered peaks, and full blooms during the monsoons form a soothing treat for your senses. It provides the perfect backdrop for your photoshoots of the one day sightseeing tour of Igatpuri. 

You can also indulge in amazing adventure sports like river rafting and river crossing. However, these must be done under professional guidance during changing weather conditions. You can enjoy quick bites and local street foods at the streetside vendors. There are also a few food stalls selling tea, coffee, Maggi, and corn at this point. However, you should be careful about the monkeys around you.

5. Bhatsa River Valley Viewpoint

Visit Bhatsa River Valley Viewpoint with One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing Tour by Taxi
  • Must See / Things to Do: Picnic in the lap of nature and enjoy trekking.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free

Bhatsa River Valley Viewpoint lies in the basin of the gigantic Bhatsa River at the end of the Thal Ghat. It is a picturesque location where you can relax and unwind on your one-day Igatpuri sightseeing tour. 

You can soak in the natural beauty of the region and indulge in photography. The lush vegetation, foliage, the woods, misty hills, and wonderful rock formations make it an amazing spot to spend time with your loved ones. 

Well-known for its trekking trail, Bhatsa River Valley Viewpoint allows you to explore the alluring views of the surrounding valleys as well as the Bhatsa River. It generally has a cool climate but during the rainy season, the place acquires an unparalleled serenity and vividness. 

You can visit this spot to relax your mind and body, and also spend quality time with your loved ones. The long stretch is perfect for a romantic walk with your better half or a refreshing stroll with your loved ones.

6. Vihigaon Ashoka Waterfalls

Visit Vihigaon Ashoka Waterfalls with One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing Tour by Taxi
  • Must See / Things to Do: Indulge in watersports and enjoy the panoramic views of the lush surroundings.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 15 per person

Renowned as one of the best natural waterfalls in Maharashtra, Vihigaon Falls is a hidden gem. It is a seasonal waterfall that stands out among the popular tourist attractions in Igatpuri. It is a sightseeing spot for every nature lover. You will admire the jaw-dropping beauty of the cascading waterfall. 

On your one-day trip by private cab, you shouldn’t miss this amazing and absolutely safe spot. Tucked in the lap of nature, the invigorating landscape around Vihigaon Ashoka Waterfalls makes for an ideal picnic spot to be visited with family and friends. The romantic surroundings make it the perfect spot for couples. You can capture plenty of pictures in the serene and picturesque place. 

Gushing from a height of 120 feet, the Vihigaon Ashoka Waterfall plunges into a featured pool. The beauty of the falls is enhanced by dense woodlands and green terrains. The waterfall has served as a shooting spot for many films, like Sharukh Khan’s Asoka. You have to climb some steps on the uneven rocky surface to reach the falls. The refreshing hike takes you along the lust forest. 

Vihigaon is an Adivasi village, so it is advisable to carry your food and water. You can witness the captivating charm and abundant flow of the waterfall during the monsoon. River rappelling and other thrilling water sports are also available at the waterfall.

Things to do on same day Igatpuri trip from Mumbai by Car

Activities & Things to do on One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing Tour Package by Car
Activities & Things to do on One Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing Tour Package by Car (courtesy: astralrat)

Igatpuri is a pleasant hill town with glittering waterfalls and majestic mountains. It is an ideal place for a relaxing vacation. Apart from sightseeing and touring the scenic beauty of Igatpuri, you can appreciate its delicious food and shop for intriguing local items.

What to Shop during your Same Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Trip by Cab?

You can conveniently walk on the streets of Igatpuri and explore the local market. You will come across a wide range of shopping opportunities. There are provisions, medicine, and grocery stores catering to emergencies. You can also visit the supermarkets or high-end shopping malls and centers, for purchasing international brands and other luxurious items.

Pretty trinkets and junk jewelry are available at the small street shops. Larger shops can be seen selling a huge assortment of things. You can even buy gold jewelry, fashion products, low-priced ready-made garments, Bombay pure silk sarees, bead jewelry, and vibrant local handicrafts.

What to Eat during your Same Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Trip by Car?

Eating in Igatpuri is always a pleasant experience. At most restaurants, you can avail outdoor seating to enjoy the serenity of nature. You can get a wide variety of dishes, both in Indian and other cuisines. Explore the veg and non-veg options to enjoy the best of regional food. You will love the flavors of the lip-smacking food and can spend a gala time with your loved ones. The dishes are reasonably priced and tingle every taste bud. You can also find cafés and Dhabas with a plethora of choices.

Package Inclusions

  • Pick and drop from Home / Hotel in Mumbai
  • Selected Cab for Igatpuri sightseeing from Mumbai as per the above Itinerary
  • Car Rent
  • Fuel Cost
  • Driver Allowance

Package Exclusions

  • Toll-gate Charges if any
  • Vehicle Parking Charges
  • Entry Ticket Fee at tourist places in Igatpuri
  • Breakfast, Lunch or any meal
  • Lodging / Accommodation in Igatpuri
  • Vehicle beyond the mentioned time duration
  • Vehicle beyond the designated tour route

Terms & Conditions

Travelers are requested to follow the given itinerary for 1 Day Mumbai to Igatpuri Sightseeing tour package. Ideally this same day Igatpuri tour package from Mumbai can not be customized, however if guests prefer to visit different set of places in Igatpuri sightseeing tour, they can check the possibility of the same with the listed car rental companies and request for a custom quote.

The time spent on each Igatpuri tourist attraction is to be followed as per the Itinerary schedule. In case of any delays or additional time spent at a particular place, driver or car rental company will not be responsible to cover all the places mentioned in the itinerary.

Please also note that if a particular Igatpuri sightseeing place is closed on the scheduled day of the tour, it will not be covered from the list of sightseeing places. Please check the possibility of visiting an alternate place with cab vendor before you book the tour.

FAQs

Is there any possibility to add / remove tourist places in this Mumbai to Igatpuri sightseeing tour?

Ideally, no. However you can check with listed Mumbai cab vendors before booking the tour on any possibility to customize the tour. Additional charges might apply.


Igatpuri is among the best places to visit for a one day trip from Mumbai by private car. Here, you can indulge in activities like rappelling, rock climbing, hiking, and trekking.

Visiting Igatpuri on a one day sightseeing tour will allow you to create and cherish wonderful moments with your loved ones. With our private taxi service, you can comfortably halt along the route, take photos, and even have food at the Dhabas along the route. You can tailor-make your holiday according to your requirements and preferences. 

The trip allows you to enjoy enthralling scenes of the mist-laden mountains and green landscapes along the route. Booking a cab for the Igatpuri sightseeing tour will allow you to enjoy the journey within your budget and time constraints. It will be a completely satisfying experience irrespective of whether you are traveling solo, in a group, with your partner, with a gang of friends, or with your entire family.


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