Road trips are great, but they are even better if you were on a bike. A bike trip is all about exploring. It is amazing and adventurous. One such city, which is surrounded, with some beautiful places waiting to be explored is Mumbai. Here are some bike trips from Mumbai that you must take:
Kilad, Vansda National Park (285 km)
Kilad forest campsite near Saputara is a cool, unexplored getaway less than 300 km from Mumbai. You can take your bike right into the Vansda National Park and take up accommodation over there for the weekend. The Gira waterfalls nearby are worth taking a dip into. Nature lovers will love this trip. The most recommended route to reach the national park is via NH48.
Dapoli (215 km)
A 200km bike ride through a route full of twists and turns will take you to the Murud beach. You can then chill at the beach. Dapoli has a longest stretch of beach in whole of Konkan. The place has a non-commercial vibe and some ancient temples that you can visit.
Bhandardara via Murbad (165 km)
A route that includes great roads as well as tricky ghats, getting to Bhandardara via Murbad is a great experience for bikers. You can take the Mumbai-Kalyan-Murbad-Majshej-Bhandardara-Ghoti-Igatpuri-Mumbai route. You can follow the Mumbai – Pune Expressway to Khopoli – Pali Road.
Udwada (185 km)
Take a trip to the coastal town of Udwada which also contains the Zoroastrian Atash Behram – the oldest place of worship of its kind which has established Udwada as a popular pilgrim center. You can also try some amazing mouth watering parsi food there. You can reach the place via NH48.
Pelhar dam (57 km)
This dam is extremely close to Mumbai and is ideal for a one-day ride. At just 57 km from Mumbai, the Pelhar Lake is located in the Pelhar Village. You can rent a bike in Mumbai and take this exceptional trip. There is also a waterfall located near the Pelhar Dam and is mostly visited by tourists during the monsoon season. The place is good for camping purposes.