- Where is Lonavala?
To embark the geographical importance of Lonavala, Lonavala can be depicted as a hill station in the laps of Maharashtra and is popularly known as the jewel of Sahyadri Mountains. Lonavala is amongst the Sylvan hills of the Western Ghats and is around 90 km away from the silver city, Mumbai and around 65km away from Pune. It is easily accessible by road and by train from both Pune and Mumbai that are the two of the nearest locations to Lonavala.
When you visit the place in a monsoon with the help of ClearTrip 3 nights four days trip, it is fun to get drenched and play in the beautiful waterfalls near the tiger’s Leap. The Bushy Dam is one of the best places to visit in Lonavala- sitting on the steps of the dam or the rocks beneath it; you can enjoy the force of water being flushed out on you from high above.
Where to visit?
Lonavala itself is a place that anyone can brag on as a holiday destination, but there are several specific places as well like the Yoga centre near it for health-conscious travellers. It also serves as a starting point for tourists who desperately want to visit the popular ancient Buddhist rock cut caves of Bhaja and Karla.
The best time to visit this divine hill station is in between October and May. It is mainly advised not t visit Lonavala during the monsoon season as it experiences a massive amount of rainfall during June and September. In the summers, when most of the lakes dry up, one can go on treks into the hills or simply walk along the edges of the lakes.
You can catch up the beautiful waterfall that is located nearby the Bushi dam, and you can get there by walking itself. Lonavala is famous for its chikkis. If you haven’t tasted the chikkis of Lonavala, your trip is incomplete. You can visit the Maganlal chikki store in Lonavala to taste the authentic taste of chikki, and it is located nearby the railway station in Lonavala.
Where to live?
There are several hotels in Lonavala that can be your hibernating points. You can even take tours that consist of places to visit such as Khandala and Matheran. Khandala is a neighbouring hill station located nearby to Lonavala. It is the best place to visit in rainy seasons. The entire area becomes luscious green, and the view is spectacular.
Hotels in Lonavala are specifically famous for the hospitality as well as the services they provide. You can enjoy the facilities up to a good 3 star and with distinct packages. The hotels also provide trips and tours for the tourists who aren’t familiar enough with the place and don’t know what the places that are embarked within the geographical area of Lonavala are.
Lonavala welcomes you to visit the place and enjoy your vacation in the most beautiful places in the town like George Point and the Sunset/Porcupine Point. A visit to the tiger’s point and Karla and Bhaja caves can enthral your vacation time and don’t forget to try on different types of chikkis that Lonavala offers you during your holidays here. Go for the best pocket-friendly hotels in Lonavala and make your holidays a memorable trip.