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Known for its scenic beauty and enticing charm, Lonavala is a gorgeous hill station in Maharashtra. It is nestled between Mumbai and Pune, and has lured in many adventure junkies and travelers for uncountable years. – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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  • Known for its scenic beauty and enticing charm,
    Lonavala is a gorgeous hill station in
    Maharashtra. It is nestled between Mumbai and
    Pune, and has lured in many adventure junkies and
    travelers for uncountable years. It is located at
    about 2047 feet above the ground level and gives
    a glimpse of its greenery from every corner of
    the place. With its spellbound beauty, this place
    has seen a considerable rise in Lonavala tourism
    with visitors coming from Mumbai Pune for
    little weekend getaways. Even people from
    different regions of the world come to visit
    here. The name of the hill station is derived
    from a Sanskrit word Lonavli, which means
    caves. The area was ruled by the great Maratha
    emperor Chattrapati Shivaji, and later it came
    under Peshwa rulers and at last, was taken over
    by the British Empire after they defeated
    Peshwas. Lonavala is popularly known as the jewel
    of Sahayadri Mountains where one can soak in the
    hill stations tranquil and serene charms. With
    its rich biodiversity, Lonavala looks like a
    fairyland. Its a calm and quiet area, so one can
    take a break and revitalize from their monotonous
  • There are end number of places to visit in
    Lonavala like the beautiful Lonavala Lake, Karla
    caves, Tigers Leap, Lohagad Fort and many more.
    There are many Buddhist shrines carved out on the
    rocks, featuring massive sculpture and intricate
    details. If you love to go a nature trail, then
    visit the Rajmachi wildlife sanctuary that offers
    a thrilling experience for wildlife fanatics by
    providing jeep rides to watch the animals. The
    major attraction of this sanctuary is the highly
    endangered Indian squirrel. One can enjoy the
    picturesque beauty of the place along with an
    array of activities to do like waterfall
    rappelling, caving, trekking rock climbing.
    Comfy accommodation for all budgets is available
    as well. When it comes to food, there are plenty
    of restaurants available serving decent foods but
    one should not miss out on the vada pao, pakodas,
    and chikkis that are famous in the area. The
    alluring beauty of Lonavala remains untouched
    from the urban areas and is in its wildest form.
    The green hills are aesthetically pleasing to the
    eyes, like the nature has blessed this place. The
    cool mist and gentle breeze will make Lonavala
    one of your favourite destinations to visit
    during vacations! If you are on a lookout for a
    holidaying place in India, pitch Lonavala as your
    next pit stop on your travel itinerary. Here are
    further details about the place to help you plan
    out the trip.

Monsoon In Lonavala (June To September)
  • This is the e season of pouring rain and zealous
    emotion. The earthy scents and the sound of rains
    falling on the ground is a pleasant music in
    itself. If you have been longing to visit
    Lonavala but cannot figure out the perfect
    season, you should be pleased to know that
    Monsoons are the best time to visit Lonavala! The
    monsoon fills the lakes to brim and the
    waterfalls become a glorious outlet of majestic
    cascading water. The pollutants circulating in
    the air settles down and gets washed off into the
    drains making the air cleaner and dust-free to
    breathe. Lonavala is blessed with abundant
    greenland and the view during the rain is
    absolutely breath-taking. Everything about this
    place becomes more special with the foggy
    ambiance, refreshing air along with beautiful
    waterfalls in the backdrop. It will make you want
    to cease the moment forever.
  • In addition, Lonavala is one of the best
    destinations for honeymooners. Nothing can be
    more romantic than walking in the rain under an
    umbrella, and stretching out hands to feel the
    droplets. It is also the number one preferred
    weekend family destination. For the residents of
    Pune and Mumbai, visiting Lonavala during
    monsoons is like a ritual as the road is
    well-maintained and is an easy drive. Some may
    consider the terrain during rains a bit risky,
    but the lush greenery and the glistening hills
    are worth the risk.

  • There are many things to do and popular places to
    visit in Lonavala, such as a visit to the Bushy
    dam to see the gushing waterfall, complete
    entertainment kit with cool breezy hilltops and
    enjoying hot pakoras and tea at Tigers Leap,
    savour the lush green meadows at Rajmachi Fort
    and take a peep at architectural magnificence at
    Bhaja caves and the Lohagad fort. Soothe your
    mind at the Ryewood Park amidst the natural
    beauty. Not to forget, do visit Pawna Lake to
    freshen up your body, mind soul.
  • If you are an adventure lover, then get set to
    indulge in some trekking and hiking at the
    Nagphani and the sausage hill. Waterfall
    rappelling is one of the most popular thrilling
    activities and only available during monsoons. It
    is at this time that the streams and rivers run
    full, and all the plateaus drain rainwater into
    waterfalls at the cliffs. This is why many of the
    locations for rock climbing turn into spots for
    waterfall rappelling. Also, its an easy activity
    and is loved by nature enthusiasts.
  • Lonavala can be visited any time of the year, as
    the weather remains pleasant throughout, but the
    views during monsoons tell a different story
    altogether. So, rejuvenate yourself, and engulf
    in the vacation vibes in the beautiful rainy
    season and create unforgettable memories with
    your loved ones.

Winter In Lonvala (October To February)
  • It is the season to be jolly! Undoubtedly, out
    of all the seasons, winter season is everybodys
    top favourite. The gentle chill in the air,
    crystal night and sparkling white picks of the
    mountains is the beauty of the season. It is the
    season of well- deserved relaxation and rebirth
    of the soul with purity of the winter air.
  • Winters are the official peak season for Lonavala
    Tourism when people prefer to spend their relaxed
    Christmas New Year vacation at the hilltop. It
    is the season when monsoon takes a flight, but
    the weather is still very pleasant. In winters,
    the temperature remains cool and not chilled,
    dropping till 12 degrees Celsius. The winter
    mornings are blissful with the bright sky, warmth
    of the sunrays and chilly breeze, just perfect
    for sightseeing. Their unique flora and fauna
    flourish in the winters and is an absolute
    awe-inspiring location. This place comes alive in
    the winter season, and beauty is reflected from
    every nook and corner of the region, thus, it is
    also the best time to visit Lonavala.

  • There is a wide number of sightseeing spots like
    the view of the apex at Lions point, Monkey
    point for some mischievous activities having
    hot corn, enjoying the peaceful time at the banks
    of Lonavala Lake and many more. One can also
    enjoy Christmas camping, which is the most
    exhilarating experience by including trekking or
    illuminated campsite near Pawna Lake. You can
    also engage in some exciting adventurous
    activities like Burma Bridge, zipline, archery,
    and more. Dont forget to pack your woollen
    clothes if visiting during winters. During this
    time, the prices of the hotels might shoot up but
    that should not be an issue for missing out on
    this beautiful place. Book early to get the best
    deals for places to stay in Lonavala.

Summer In Lonavala (March To June)
  • Lonavala weather remains refreshing throughout
    the year. During summers, the temperature can
    rise up to 34 degrees Celsius making summer days
    much warmer than nights where the temperature
    drops down to 16-18 degrees Celsius. There might
    be occasional showers in the evening but that is
    a rare situation. The cool mountain breeze makes
    the summer heat sublime and the weather is apt
    for sight-seeing. One can enjoy dining outdoors
    in the summer evenings and enjoy the sight of
    blooming wild orchids.
  • If you are the one who is always rooting for
    places with natural beauty than places with
    historical authenticity, then Lonavala is not the
    ideal place to be in during summers. In May-June
    the fall from Shooting Point and the Lonavala
    Lake gets completely dried up. Lonavala is not at
    its best during summers, and it would not be
    justified to judge the place on the basis of
    traveling in such a season. But it is a great
    weekend getaway or a picnic place for those who
    are coming from Mumbai or Pune.

  • For adventure lovers, summer is the best time for
    trekking. Many trekking activities are available
    at Rajmachi Fort which is about 16 kilometres in
    Lonavala. It is surrounded by huge waterfalls and
    has a mesmerizing view. The fort has a number of
    caves which can be used by trekkers for night
    halts. One can also trek towards Kondane Caves
    and enjoy the historical route.
  • Lonavla is a remarkable decision for the
    individuals who wish to get away from the rushing
    about of daily life for a couple of days. The
    lavish cover of greenery encircling this hill
    station springs to life amidst the Monsoon
    season, being the best season to visit. Numerous
    well-known Bollywood films have utilized the
    pleasant setting of Lonavla which is honoured
    with waterfalls, lakes and greenery.

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