Dirghayu farms, an agri-resort in Thane, lets you experience the rural life of Maharashtra. From a guided agricultural tour to tractor ride, there's a lot they've got for you. Read on to know why you should bookmark this place!
What Makes It Awesome: Situated on the Bhatsa Dam Project Road, this agri-resort has been awarded for its contribution towards social forestry and conversation practices. Ideal for a short break, you can choose to spend the day there, understanding farming while being a step closer to nature. There’s also an option to stay over in their a/c and non a/c rooms and bungalows, and make a weekend out of it. The best part? Their farm has an in-house biogas plant and solar powers. And they've got tons of complimentary activities that you can make use of. Sign up for a Bullock and tracker ride, go for a guided agriculture tour, swim in their pool, watch artificial waterfalls, laze around with a book on their poolside hammock, and just make merry with your tribe.
What's More: There's a commando-net, garden gym, walking barrel, and also an Ayurvedic plantation.
How To Get There: It's About 3 km from Mumbai-Nashik highway on NH-3 and 82 km (almost equidistant) from Mumbai and Nashik. Thus, one can easily travel by car.
Shell Out: Starting from INR 1,700 and upwards for comfy double bedrooms.