Lonavala is famous for its greenery hills, and it is the very charming and soothing hill station of the Pune district. People like to visit Lonavala to refresh the brain and body. It is situated in the Sahyadri hills of western Ghat, close to Pune and Mumbai. It is considered one of the most visited hill stations of Maharashtra. People like to visit Lonavala in the monsoon duration as it has lots of waterfalls, lakes, and hills that make it the most popular tourist destination for camping, trekking, and other adventurous sports activities.
Lonavala has the tropical climate, but the weather is quite soothing all the time. All the places and sites come alive in the winter and monsoon season. So pack your bag to explore Lonavala because it has interesting places for spending time and other adventurous activities. Lonavala is also known as the city of caves and jewel of Sahyadri. This place is surrounded by waterfalls like Kune waterfalls, Bhivpuri, Bhagirath, and Jummapatti waterfalls. It is located 624 m from sea level, and it has twin hill stations like Lonavala and Khandala.
There are some places you should not skip while visiting Lonavala:
- Tiger’s Leap
- Rajmachi Fort
- Aamby Valley
- Lonavala Lake
- Karla caves
- Bhushi Dam
- Tikona Fort
- Visapur Fort
Apart from the above places, you can also visit many other places that will make your stay quite soothing and hilarious. Do not miss to taste famous hard candy Chikky which is an eatable thing made up with nuts mixed with jaggery.
If you plan to visit Lonavala, it is advised to carry comfortable shoes, skincare cream, a thermal water bottle, a light jacket, and other accessories.