One Day Trip to Lonavala

Lonavala, a magnificent hill station near Mumbai and Pune is a perfect weekend getaway for nature lovers. It is famous for its scenic beauty and pleasant atmosphere all around the year. Though the history, beauty and beauty of Lonavala can not be explored in a single day, the following itinerary will help you to plan a single day trip to Lonavala.

As you are planning for one day trip, you will not have much time to explore all the magnificent places, but you can include some of the best of the destinations here. To start with your trip, it is advisable to rent a cab or SUV, so that you can easily roam around the city. To explore the more of Lonavala and to avoid traffic, you will have to start early in the morning.

One Day Trip in Lonavala

For breakfast, Manashakti Kendra is famous for its Bataka Vada and sizzling Kande Pohe followed by tea or coffee. It is just ultimate to eat hot bataka-vada with red chutney in rainy season with your loved ones at Lonavala.

History lovers can visit Karla Caves, which is one of the oldest rock-cut Buddhist caves in India. As it is located at the hill top, it involves steps climbing. After reaching the entrance of the caves, you are sure to be mesmerized with the beauty of the caves. Also, the Goddess Ekvira Devi temple is also located at the top along with the caves. Usually it takes around 3-4 hours to explore the Karla caves, but if you are interested in Buddhist culture, then you will feel like spending a whole day here.

One Day Trip in Lonavala

After exploring the ancient Karla caves, it is time to come down and go back in the city. On the way back to Lonavala, you can visit Wax Museum, also called as "Madame Tussaud of India". By the time you visit Wax museum, you will be feeling hungry. So, it's time to refresh your body with the delicious meal of Lonavala. As there are many hotels providing all types of food are available near wax museum, you can have your lunch at any of them.

After having your lunch, go to Bhushi Dam. It is a great place to have some peace after taking heavy meal. There are several waterfalls to get you wet from head-to-toe. Then head towards the Tiger's Leap or Tiger's point, where Grand canyon, valleys and mountains awaits you.

One Day Trip in Lonavala

Now, it will be almost late afternoon to  head back to your hotel. But, before finishing your trip, few hours spent by the side of Lonavala lake, will make you forget all the tiredness of the trip. And also don't forget to buy famous chikki of Lonavala. You can find a famous Maganlal Chikki shop or A1 Chikki near you easily.

If you want to have total trekking experience, you can start your trip from Tiger's point and can end your trip at Karla Caves.

One Day Trip in Lonavala

After this one day trip, you will surely feel like extending your stay in Lonavala.

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    shatakshi from delhi 24 Days ago

    ********Why Lonavala and what to visit ** Best time to visit: Monsoon Distance: Mumbai to Lonaval 83 km. Pune to lonaval 66 km approx How to reach: 1.By train: Nearest railway station Lonavala. All trains for Pune pass through Lonavala. 2.By Air: Nearest airport is Lohegaon ,Pune and Chhatrapati shivaji ,Mumbai. Top place to visit: 1.Lions point 2.Bhushi dam 3.karla caves 4.Pawna dam 5.Trekking sites Tikona fort, Rajmachi,Koraigad ,Lohagad. You can get detailed one day itinerary here https://travelchecklistt.wordpress.com/2019/03/09/lonavala one day/

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    zarana barbhaya from mumbai 696 Days ago

    My client is looking for one day lonawala package from borivali.

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    Ankush kaushal from Pune 720 Days ago

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    abhishek godhankar from nagpur 820 Days ago

    we are 30 people for 1 day tour pune lonavala pune how much fair if we are by travel s call me deatil

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    Binit from Pune 1648 Days ago

    also please suggest some best restaurants or dhabas in lonavla?

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    lonavlaonline.in Expertfrom 1274 Days ago

    Go through the page to know in detail about some of the best restaurants in Lonavala.
    http://www.lonavlaonline.in/city-guide/food-in-lonavala

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