The Garbett Point in Matheran is flourishing in every direction on the rainy days. The trek to Garbett point starts from the base village of Diksal. You will be ascending through verdant trails, watching distant waterfalls along the way and moving against the strong winds to reach the top. This day trek to Garbett Point is a perfect weekend adventure for someone seeking to spend time in thriving nature near Mumbai or Pune.
Matheran, one of the top hill stations in Maharashtra is at a short drive of about 90 km from Mumbai and 120 km from Pune. The climate of Matheran is delightful, which brings hordes of visitors to Matheran, especially in the monsoon when the hill station is flourishing with greenery. The hill station stretches for 8 square kilometers in the Sahyadris and has plenty of trekking destinations, including the charming Garbett Point. Garbett Plateau is located at an altitude of 2625 feet in the village of Diksal, located nearby Bhivpuri railway station. The vantage point of the Garbett offers plateau, distant waterfall, water bodies, green hills and dark clouds rolling in.
Trek across the sprawling greenery of Garbett Point. | Explore one of the lesser-known, yet gorgeous trekking destinations in Matheran. | Embark on chill weekend getaway near Mumbai and Pune.
Board the fast local to Karjat from departing from CST railway station 06:10 hours. You will reach Bhivpuri railway station by 08:00 hours and meet the trek operator near the ticket counter of the station. After tea/coffee at the nearby stall, you will leave for the base village, Diksal. After reaching Diksal, you will immediately start trekking towards Garbett Point. You will reach the top after 3-4 hours of climbing. Explore the beautiful Garbett point and have lunch at the summit. Start descending towards Matheran. From Matheran, you will board a local transport to Neral station, and start your journey towards Mumbai. You will reach Mumbai by 19:00 hours. Your Garbett Point trek ends here.
For cancellations made 30 days before the departure of Garbett Point trek: 70% of the trip cost will be refunded.
For cancellations made 15-30 days before the departure of Garbett Point trek: 40% of the trip cost will be refunded.
For cancellations made 7-15 days before the departure of Garbett Point trek: 20% of the trip cost will be refunded.
For cancellations made less than 7 days of the departure of Garbett Point trek: No refund.
In case of no show: No refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.
Travellers are required to adhere to the instructions of the trek leader during the trek to Garbett Point.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing disturbance.
Consumption of liquor, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trek to Garbett Point.