Matheran - Famous for red soil.
Eco sensitive zone, no motorized vehicles allowed. Only horse rides, carts & cycle rickshaw.
Toy train from Neral to Matheran - 2 hour journey. Matheran narrow gauge station is adjacent to Neral local train station.
Tickets can only be booked on the spot i.e. at the Neral station. No prior or online booking.
Monday - 17 services
Tuesday to Thursday - 14 services
Friday - 21 services
Weekends - 22 services
First class - INR 300
Second class - INR 75.