Location: The location and climate of Matheran make it a popular place for activities like parasailing.
Description: Parasailing is an adventurous activity and can be best enjoyed in Matheran, which makes it one of the main attractions of Maharashtra. It is a recreational outdoor activity in which a boat is attached to a specially designed canopy wing, known as a parasail wing. The person who is trying parasailing has to hold the harness which attaches him to the parasail and this parasail is connected to the boat itself by a rope. As the boat moves ahead at high speed, the parasail and the person attached to it start flying in the air. Visitors can also visit Alibag in Raigarh, which is just about two hour drive and at a distance of 90 km away from Matheran, to enjoy the best experience of parasailing. Alibag is known as Goa of Maharashtra. This place is a tropical island surrounded by greenery of tress and beaches surrounded by palms. This picturesque beach gives an amazing view of nearby areas to those who indulge in parasailing.
Activities: The best time to visit Matheran to enjoy the experience of parasailing is between the months of October and May.