Manori Beach is situated on the northern side of Mumbai and is a very famous fishing village. The roads, beach and the overall culture in this area is very reminiscent of Goa and people get to have a mini-Goa experience within the boundaries of Mumbai city. Manori makes a beautiful and peaceful yet cozy weekend getaway from hustle and bustle of the city into the welcoming arms of nature. Manori can be reached either by the ferry service from Marve beach or by car. The locals usually use the many car rental services available in the city of Mumbai or hire a taxi-cab to this destination. The most attractive part about this place is that Mumbai has maintained a quaint rustic charm about itself in this island away from the all pervasive urbanization.
Famous places to visit: Marve beach, Manori beach, Gorai beach
Matheran, a hill station near Mumbai in Raigad district of Maharashtra is an eco-sensitive region declared by the Government of India. It is a picturesque destination that looks upon the misty hills and lush green valleys. One should ideally use the car rental services or hire a taxi-cab to travel to the destination as there are plenty of sight-seeing places in and around Matheran. Private cab hires are preferred by those who travel with families or in groups so that inconvenience for travel within the place can be avoided. Taxi services from nearby cities like Pune and Nashik are very popular among the masses when it comes to travelling to Matheran. One can also use the booked car to travel to nearby tourist places like Kolad, a scenic destination at the foothills of Matheran.
Famous places to visit: Charlotte Lake, Porcupine Point (Sun Set Pt), Mount Berry.
Tata Indica was launched in 1998 by Tata Motors. It is a compact car for small families. Indica’s first generation was released in 1998 and the current generation, Tata Indica Vista was released in 2008. Tata Indica is a four-seater car especially designed for small families. Tata Indicas are ideal for local travel. Cab hire companies and car rental services provide Indica Taxis for within city and outstation travels. Plenty of rent-a-car services provide Indicas for small family trips. Indica Taxicabs can also be booked online for inter-city trips which are of short distance like Mumbai - Pune, Mumbai – Shirdi or Delhi – Agra.