Tourist Spots In Khandala and Lonavala
Lonavala and its adjacent Khandala are both very gorgeous and blissful especially for city dwellers who desire to find an escape route to some nearby hill station. It is located mere 63 km away from Mumbai and just 96 km away from Pune. The best part about these twin hill station is that you could travel without much planning. Also called as the 'Jewel of the Sahyadri', Lonavala is more crowded than its twin. Khandala on the other hand is calmer and a miniature form of its twin. Both being situated in the Sahyadri ranges, enjoy cool weather conditions especially at night.
Lonavala bazaar is certainly the talk amongst the city travelers as it does yield delightful gift items. The chikki is a sweet that many relish and is a world renowned specialty of Lonavala. If you wish to bathe in the visual scenes and sceneries without much action, then Lonavala and Khandala will render you the best of both worlds. The green hills in Khandala have received many accolades whereas the deep valley forts in Lonavala have been enthralled by every visitor traveling there. The lakes and waterfalls are just alluring, and much better than what you could find in some other hill stations in Maharashtra.
Lonavala/Khandala Sightseeing Spots
The best attractive spot enclosed by natural setting, approximately around 1.5 km from the main market area in Lonavala. Also recognized as the Bushi Lake it is surrounded by theValvan Lake, Tunguli Lake, and Pavna Lake, which are equallycelebratedlike this one.
This is a giant sized, strategically located garden very close to Lonavala. It has a huge ground with regal tall trees. Inside its park area is a famous Mahadeo temple. This one’s a sure-shot kid’s favorite.
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