Waterfall Rappelling Adventure Locations and Organizers – Mumbai

“An emerging adventure sport Abseiling (Also Called ‘Rappelling’) is attracting many Mumbai and Other tourist towards Sahyadris and Other Locations like Malshej ghat quit near to Mumbai. Kondana caves, Karjat being best for waterfall Abseiling near Mumbai..”

Abseiling Adventure
Abseiling Adventure

Brief about Abseiling Near Mumbai

Quite famous in western countries, Abseiling adventure is also called ‘Rapping’,  ‘Roping’,  ‘Rap Jumping’,  ‘Abbing’, ‘Roping Down’, ‘snapling’, ‘Rappelling (Rappelling in India)’. This are various slangs used for same rock adventure in various countries in various languages. In simple words its is a method to Rope down from a straight rocky hill / mountain, and is one of those thrilling adventure now liked and in demand between Mumbai people and other tourists.

During monsoon treks and rappelling adventures, there are additional responsibilities and preparations to consider. With the help of professional guidance, you will receive a comprehensive list of essential items to bring along on your trek. Some crucial items to wear and carry include an ample supply of drinking water, sturdy trekking shoes, sunglasses to protect your eyes, and instant energy drinks like Vital Z or Glucon D. It’s also advisable to pack some dry snacks such as dry fruits or energy bars that are rich in protein. A reliable backpack with extra space is necessary to accommodate a spare set of clothes. Additionally, wearing a full-sleeve track pant is highly recommended for added protection. Don’t forget to bring an extra waterproof pouch or bag to safeguard your digital gadgets like mobile phones and cameras.

Make sure your cell phones are fully charged, and if you can, bring along a power bank. It’s also a good idea to wear a cap for the lengthy journey to the rappelling waterfall spot. Remember to conserve your energy by not chatting too much during the trek. Save it for the exciting adventure ahead.

When selecting a trekking company for rappelling near Mumbai, make sure to thoroughly review all information regarding prerequisites, pricing, refund policies, weight restrictions (typically between 35 kg to 80 kg is suitable), recommended do’s and don’ts, and additional details on their website. It’s also advisable to inquire about the rappelling expert overseeing the event. They usually choose a secure waterfall with extensive prior experience and conduct multiple high-quality harness trials before organizing any group treks or waterfall rappelling excursions near Mumbai.

Nearby Waterfall Rappelling Locations

Diksal Waterfall

Nestled in the enchanting Sagachi Wadi (Pali T Waredi), Rappelling awaits adventurers who are willing to embark on a thrilling 1-hour trek from Bhivpuri railway station. As you traverse the picturesque central railway route of Mumbai, you’ll be captivated by the mesmerizing waterfall towering at a height of 100 to 120 feet. The journey from Bhivpuri railway station spans 16 km, taking approximately 40 minutes to reach the village before embarking on an exhilarating trek towards the magnificent waterfall.

Rappelling at Diksal Waterfall Bhivpuri
Rappelling at Diksal Waterfall Bhivpuri

Bekare Waterfall

Bhivpuri, a charming station along the central railway route, offers an exciting rappelling experience near Mumbai. This hidden gem is also home to the magnificent Diksal waterfall. Situated in the picturesque Bekare village (Asalpada, Asal), just 12 km away from the railway station, it takes approximately 30 minutes to reach this natural wonder. Embark on a thrilling adventure by taking local transport to Bhivpuri and then enjoy a scenic half-hour trek to reach the mesmerizing waterfall.

Madhe Ghat Laxmi Waterfall

Discover a stunning 150- to 160-foot-high waterfall nestled in Karnavadi, linking Raigad district in Pune. Torna and Rajgad forts are famous landmarks near this majestic cascade. The closest railway station is Pune, just 68 km away, with a travel time of approximately 2 and a half hours. What makes this rappelling waterfall unique is the convenient access – no trekking required, simply drive directly to the destination.

Dhangar Waterfall

Badlapur is the perfect destination for rappelling enthusiasts, offering a tranquil setting amidst mountain plateaus. The journey from Badlapur railway station to Kondeshwar hills spans approximately 8-9 km and takes around 30 minutes. Although the rappelling experience may be brief due to the size of the waterfall, the overall location is truly worth the time and investment. After parking your vehicle, a delightful 15- to 20-minute trek awaits you.

Dhangar Waterfall
Dhangar Waterfall

Dudhiware Waterfall

Just a short drive away from Pawna Dam in Dudhiware Village, a mere 35-minute journey (12 km) from Lonavala Railway Station, awaits an exciting adventure at a rappelling waterfall. After parking your vehicle, a 20-minute trek will lead you to the thrilling rappelling spot. You can conveniently park your car within the village and embark on a 15-minute trek to reach the waterfall. Next to the main waterfall, you’ll find a charming small waterfall waiting to be explored.

Dudhiware Waterfall Rappelling
Dudhiware Waterfall Rappelling

Devkund Waterfall

Experience the thrill of a 130-foot-long rappelling adventure at Tamhini Ghat, Bhira Village, Gonawadi in Raigad district. Your trekking company will lead you to this exciting location, but here’s how you can get to Devkund Bhira village. The nearest railway station is Khopoli; from there, walk to the Pali bus stop near the highway, then take a bus from Pali to Bhira Village. Private vehicles and other transportation options are also available from the railway station.

Embark on a challenging 2-hour trek from Bhira village, guided by someone familiar with the area. The terrain is rugged and demanding, so consider hiring a local villager as a guide for a fee.

Devkund Waterfall Rappelling
Devkund Waterfall Rappelling

Kataldhar Waterfall Rappelling

Hidden away in Lonavala Fanasrai village lies a true gem waiting to be discovered. This hidden waterfall stands tall at 350 feet, offering a thrilling rappelling experience for those willing to embark on the challenging trek to reach it. Once you make it to the top, the breathtaking view of Rajmachi Fort will make it all worth it.

You might also like to check on Malshej Ghat.

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Sports Organizers/Companies in Mumbai

Abseiling courses are taken by companies like Wild Escape and Wide Aware in Mumbai, Instructors (Professionals) will guide you with equipments, groups, dates and things related.

Treks and Trails
43 Nawanagar ICI Shed Ground Floor,
Ekta Nagar, Dockyard Road, Mumbai,
Maharashtra 400010, India.

Wild Escapes
207, Hanuman Industrial Estate,
G.D.Ambekar Marg, Wadala,
Mumbai – 400031, Maharashtra, INDIA

Wide Aware
A-32/501 Yogi Park,
Yogi Nagar, Borivali (West),
Mumbai 400092, Maharashtra, INDIA.

Note : Kindly note that Organizers and their address as mentioned above for adventure sports, trekking, roping etc may have changed.

See Also : Water Rafting, MTB Biking in Mumbai, H2O at Chowpatty, More adventure options and complete list of Adventures possible in and near around mountains of Mumbai.



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