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Lonavala, standing between the two major metropolises Mumbai and Pune, is a well-liked getaway and a popular tourists’ destination. As this hill city nestles mid way between the two major cities of Maharashtra, Mumbai and Pune, it attracts and is one of the favorite hotspots among the Mumbaikers and Puneities.

Lonavala is sprawled over an area of about 38 sq km, hosting some of the most popular forts like Lohagad, waterfalls and lakes. Lonavla takes just an hour drive from Pune and Mumbai is one of the most admired and favorite weekend spot, while planning for a one day trip from Pune as well as the financial hub of India, Mumbai especially during and just after monsoons.

While visiting Lonavala, you will experience nature at its full splendor, making it one of the most frequented hill stations of Maharashtra. It is also acknowledged as the “Jewel of the Sahyadris” owing to its exquisite gorges, mounts, milky cascade, lush green foliage and pleasant fresh breezes. The site paves its tourists with an opportunity to indulge in sports like trekking and rock climbing and for children there are pony rides as well.

Lonavala is situated in the district of Pune in the Indian state of Maharashtra, paving the visitors to have some peaceful time in its serene ambience which is out of din and rush of the city life. Tourism in Lonavala is expanding rapidly in terms of its recognition and witnesses the occurrence of a considerable footfall, all across the year from all the spheres both domestic as well as the international sector.

This hill city does not only possess picturesque views and pleasant climate but also houses some of the finest places of tourist interest. The most admired among the tourist attractions in Lonavala are the Buddhist rock cut caves of Bhaja and Karla, which are stationed in a close proximity to this hill station. While planning a trip to Lonavala, you must pay visit to these caves as these are must-must visit spots enlightening with its interesting facts of the development of Buddhism in the region. Rajmachi Point is also another well-known which offers an outstanding view of the Shivaji famous fort which has also been erected here.

The other places to visit in this hill city are the Ryewood Park & Shivaji Udyan which is a long stretched garden and swathing in lot of space with its lush green foliage and tall groves. There is also a religious place, paving a holy touch to the place with its old Shiva temple. Some of the other attractions that would entice you in Lonavala are Tungarli Lake, Valvan Dam, Lonavla Lake, Dukes Nose, Tigers Leap, Lohagad Fort and Lions Point.

The nearest airport is at a distance of 64 km and is situated at Pune.

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