Ten-Second Takeaway

Dirghayu farms, an estate in Thane, lets you experience the rural life, and also lets you lounge around in a hammock.

What Is It?

A guided tour of an agricultural estate in Thane, Dirghayu farms could be your next potential break from the concrete jungle. They have a guided agricultural tour, a tractor ride, a bullock cart ride and tyre swings to complete the experience. Oh, and there’s boating, and dams that you can check out.

How Does It Work?

Ideal for a short break, you can choose to spend the day there, doing and understanding farming while being a step closer to nature. There’s also an option to stay over and make a weekend out of it. Their tariff starts at INR 1,300 and they have dorms and double occupancy rooms on offer.

How To Reach

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The resort is situated on Bhatsa Dam Project Road, about 3km from Mumbai-Nashik highway on NH-3, and 82 kms {almost equidistant} from Mumbai and Nashik. One can easily travel by car.

Anything Else?

If you plan to make a weekend out of it, there’s beautiful dams, scenery and a temple to check out nearby.

Photos source : Dirghayu Farms