Panorama Point, Matheran is a point offering a 360-degree view of the mountain ranges and hence it has got its name due to this reason. It is one of the places where the views are electrifying and are among the best points to view in the region. It is at a distance of about 7.5 km from the market. If you are taking your vehicle then you will have to park the vehicle at Dasturi Park. Riding a horse is the best way to reach the spot or you can also board a toy train from Aman lodge in the market get down at the next station and walk for about 2kms to reach the Panorama point. It takes about an hour to reach from your dwelling place to the wonderland. The trail is slightly rocky and therefore, you might get tired very soon, keep yourself prepared for the exhilarating trek which will be worth it. The memorable journey you pass through the jungles listening to the chirping of the birds, cool wind blowing and the tip-top sounds of the horse while taking the chance to look at the changing landscapes. The views of the Panorama Point are extremely spectacular and beyond your imagination. There is also the Sunset Point which can be seen from there.
Because of the remote location, the Panorama point, Matheran is a lot more isolated than the other points. You can relax and enjoy amidst the beautiful setting of nature and you can also see the Peb Fort and the Ganesh Idol from the spot. This place is great for family outings and also a good trekking place for groups who visit the place often. One can forget all the chaos of the stressful city life and get lost amid nature. Devote some time appreciating some of the enthralling views, while breathing fresh air which is hardly available in your cities.
The Panorama Point, Matheran is a great place if you are a photographic geek as there are some of the gorgeous sunset and sunrise views. You can also get some best clicks of the peaks, lakes, valleys, and clouds. The serenity of the Panorama point enhances the general appeal of this spot which also adds up as an ideal spot to have a picnic. If you visit the place at the start of the monsoon then the place is all in its glory. The slight drizzle of rain, the fog and the winds breezing will amaze you with its beauty. The Panorama Point, Matheran is a deserted point as you will find very few people or sometimes nobody at all.
Panorama point, Matheran Timings: 24 hours
Panorama point, Matheran Entry Fees: INR 50 for adults and INR 25 for children