Fireflies Festival 2024 from Mumbai

Fireflies Festival Mumbai 2024 arrives before the monsoon starts the weather is between summer and rainy season, a period of one month where you can see Fireflies.
These tiny female fireflies sparkle and shine to emit a glow. It’s nature’s light show. Fireflies typically use bioluminescent to shine at twilight to attract mates. firefly lights in Mumbai are lighting bugs that bring magic to your summer night. Play with these little creatures while they keep amusing you all night long. Photographers, be ready with your cameras to capture and save the sight forever. Add to this the fun of a camping night in the folds of majestic Sahyadri.
Fireflies Event from Mumbai every weekend come along with your friends and family we have events for all age groups

Fireflies Festival Mumbai 2024


What are Fireflies?

Fireflies or lightning bugs make light within their bodies. This process is called bioluminescence and is shared by many other organisms, mostly sea-living or marine organisms. Fireflies light up to attract a mate. To do this, the fireflies contain specialized cells in their abdomen that make light. Silvery waterfalls, streams, lush green forests, and meadows, in the thick of all this, are a spectacle of Magical Fireflies in the most luminous way! 

When does the Fireflies Festival 2024 Mumbai start?
Normally we see fireflies in May and June It starts during the Pre-monsoon and Early part of the Rainy Season in the Sahyadri.

Where is the Fireflies Festival can be seen in Maharashtra?
Fireflies can be spotted in dark areas in Maharashtra like Kothalighad Fort, Bhandardhara, Purushwadi, Siddhagad Fort, Rajmachi Fort, Prabalmachi Fort, and Many More Places.

What would be the cost of the Event for the Fireflies Festival?
We have plans ranging from Rs 1000 to Rs 3500, You can choose a night trek, camping trip, or night trail depending on your preference.
we have many options for all ages if you wish to contact us at or Call 9004675388

Do you organize only a Camping Event for the Fireflies Festival? 
Yes, We organize the Bhandardhara Fireflies Festival and other places around Mumbai. It is for people who don't want to trek, you can drive to the Campsite and Enjoy or Join the Fixed Departure tour we organize for the Bhandardhara Firefly Festival. 

Do Fireflies are harmful?
Fireflies are ting bugs. Fireflies are not harmful. They just fly around so can see them on our Camping site around your Tents.


In Maharashtra, several locations offer enchanting opportunities to witness the mesmerizing dance of fireflies. From the serene hills to lush forests, here are some popular spots where you can experience this natural wonder:

  1. Bhandardara Fireflies: Nestled in the Western Ghats, Bhandardara is renowned for its scenic beauty and abundant fireflies during the monsoon season.

  2. Purushwadi: A quaint village in the Western Ghats, Purushwadi is famous for its annual fireflies festival, offering a magical experience amidst rural landscapes.

  3. Rajmachi Fort: Situated near Lonavala, Rajmachi Fort provides a stunning backdrop for observing fireflies amid its historic ruins and lush greenery.

  4. Kothaligad Fort: Also known as Peth Fort, Kothaligad offers a unique setting for spotting fireflies amidst its ancient structures and picturesque surroundings.

  5. Malshej Ghat: This mountain pass in the Western Ghats is home to diverse flora and fauna, including fireflies that illuminate the forests during the monsoon season.

  6. Andharban: Known for its dense forests and scenic beauty, Andharban is another hotspot for firefly sightings, offering an immersive nature experience.

  7. Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary: Located in the Sahyadri range, this sanctuary is a biodiversity hotspot and a habitat for fireflies, especially during the monsoon.
  8. Prabhalmachi and Kalavantin Durg Fort:- Known as the toughest trek in Sahyadri Kalvantin Durg is one the best places to see fireflies​
  9. These are just a few of the many locations in Maharashtra where you can witness the magical spectacle of fireflies. Each offers a unique experience amidst nature's beauty, making it an unforgettable adventure for travelers and nature enthusiasts alike.