Places to visit in Lonavala
Lonavala is the best hill stations and tourist spot in Maharashtra during the monsoon season, which is 65 km from Pune and 90km from Mumbai. It is also the best weekend gateway and traveler spot for Pune and Mumbai tourists. Lonavala is also famous for Chikki sweets, wax museum, Tiger point etc. The best time to visit Lonavala and Khandala is in mid of monsoon, between July – September, when the picturesque spots end up rich green and the cascades are in full stream. The places to visit in Lonavala are given below.
Places to visit nearby Lonavala:-
Lonavala has Various must visit places in the form of caves, lakes, forts, and waterfalls. Some of the best places to visit in Lonavala are
- Lohagad Fort
- Rajmachi Point
- Lonavala Lake
- Tiger’s Point
- Bhaja Caves
- Rajmachi Fort
- Bhushi Dam
- Korigad Fort
- Kune Waterfalls
- Tikona Fort
- Visapur Fort
Best places to visit in Lonavala:-
Pawna lake is Located near Lohagad fort, Pawna lake is one of the most beautiful place to see near Lonavala. The best times to visit Pawna Lake is the monsoons season! You can enjoy camping, boating etc other activities.
Della Adventure Park:-
Della Adventure in Kunegaon is considered as India’s biggest adventure park sprawling across a region of around 5 acres. Its a perfect weekend gateway for adventure lover travelers as there are many thrilling and exciting activities are available.
Rajmachi is at the top of the list of must visit places in Lonavala as it brings forth some of the greatest architectural ideas belonged to the old centuries and the faultless serenity protecting the fort well. It is best known for trekking, which gives you an amazing experience of trekking in the forest.
Trek to Lohagad Fort:-
Lohagad is one of the popular spot for one-day trekking in Lonavala. It is around 10 km away from Lonavala. It’s a perfect weekend gateway nearby Pune and Mumbai. Lohagad fort trek is the easiest trek in Maharashtra which is nearby Pune and Mumbai.
A perfect adventure spot nearby Lonavala and nearby Pune and Mumbai is Kamshet, located at a distance of 45 kilometers from Pune 5 km from Lonavala and around 100 km froMumbaiai. Kamshet is popular for paragliding, trekking, hiking, camping. Kamshet is mainly popular for paragliding. The best time to paragliding in Kamshet is from October to the end of may. Multiple paragliding schools and providers are existing in the town.
Hot Air Balloon Safari:-
Hot air balloon safari is the main attraction in Kamshet, Lonavala. It gives you an extraordinary experience of flying in open sky.
Bushi dam was constructed in the 1860s. It is a popular tourist spot in Lonavala. The means like a structure of the dama and the flooding waters of the stream amid the storms loan it an excellent and dreamlike view as the dilute falls the means. Best time to visit Bushi dam was in Manson season.
Pawna Lake Camping:-
Pawana Lake is an artificial lake near Lonavala and It is 10 Kms off Kamshet and Lonavala. It is the best place for camping, trekking, and other adventurous activities. Best in monsoon season and best for camping near lakeside. Pawna lake camping is the most popular spot for Pune and Mumbai travelers.
How to reach:–
Lonavala is well connected with all means of transportation:-
- Flight:- Pune airport is the nearest airport, which is around 60 km away from Lonavala
- Train:- Lonavala railway station is well connected with the major train routes from Mumbai and Delhi.
- Bus:-Bus services are easily available from the main cities of major cities.
- Base station: – Lonavala
- Nearest cities:- Mumbai(90km) Pune (67km)
- Best time to visit:- July to October
- State:- Maharashtra