Label : Must Visit
Tags : Viewpoint
Time Required : 1-2 hrs
Entry Fee : Free
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The Monkey Point of Matheran is located in the state of Maharashtra. This unique destination overlooks beautiful scenery of the Western Ghats and its intimidating mountains and deep gorges. As the name suggests, this place is often frequented by gangs of monkeys. This destination also has abundant quantities of indigenous flora and fauna and makes up for an interesting way to learn about the local weather and vegetation. You can also experience the phenomenon of echoing here if you shout out into the mountains while facing the Hart Cliff.
The Monkey Point houses a wide variety of local variants of monkeys and langurs, and you can spot them here quite easily. But beware! These monkeys can get aggressive at times, and you need to be very careful while navigating through this destination. It is advisable that you do not carry any food items or attention capturing articles with yourself at this place.