Malshej Ghat

Malshej Ghat is situated at a mountain pass in the Maharshtra state which has a special value in the heart of the adventure lovers. The best migratory residents of this place are Flamingos which chooses this abundant zone as their nestling ground during monsoon season. Nature lovers visit this place due to the presence of several flora and fauna which makes this place unique of its kind. The hillock is sitting on the rugged terrain of Western ghat under the Thane district.

Travel Tips

  • People can visit all through the year. Though the best season to visit is October to May. Monsoon visit can provide the beauty of greenery under the splash of thunderstorm.
  • Cotton clothes are must during summer time.
  • Heavy woollen clothes with adequate warm accessories is a must during all the time.
  • Do not litter the place by depositing plastic and any garbage.
  • Keep emergency medicines and a first aid kit along with you.
  • Make a dig to the delicacies available in this place.

When to visit

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • July
  • Aug
  • Sept
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
sprinkles Pleasant
  • 34° Max
  • 30° Min
  • 4.0 mm
  • Light clothes
Things to do

Nature walk along with trekking are the best things to do.

Getting Around

Walking is the best way to getting around this area.           

Places to Stay

How to Reach

  • Mumbai has the major airport which is 154 km away from this township. There are regular domestic and international flights available by connecting the place with other major metro cities of India and abroad.
  • There are no direct train line connecting this area. Kalyan has a railway station which is closest to the place. It is away on a distance of 84 km.
  • There are public and private buses available to take tourists at this place from Mumbai.Mumbai is 154km away. The cab cost per km is INR 10 to INR 40 to reach Malshej Ghat.

Surrounding Attractions

There are not much attractions available in this area. Harishchandra peak, PimpalgaonJoga dam, Ajoba hill fort are the attractions available surrounding the region.

Important Numbers

Police: 100

Fire: 102

Ambulance: 103