Places To Visit In Lonar

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1. Lonar crater lake

Lonar crater lake
Must visit 3.5 /5

2 km
from city center
1 out of 4
places to visit in Lonar

Lonar lake is an extremely beautiful place while Lonar crater is the world's only salt water lake in basaltic rock, believed to have been caused by a meteorite hitting Earth around 52,000 years ago.

2. Gomukh Temple

Gomukh Temple
3.2 /5

2 km
from city center
2 out of 4
places to visit in Lonar

The temple lies near the boundary of the water stream and is believed holy, by the devotees. Animals such as snakes, langurs, deer, foxes and mongoose can be spotted in the vicinity. A sight worth an alluring visit.

3. Daitya Sudhan Temple

Daitya Sudhan Temple
3.1 /5

1 km
from city center
3 out of 4
places to visit in Lonar

This ancient temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and belongs to the Chaitya Dynasty that ruled the region between the 6th and 12th centuries AD. The shape of the temple symbolizes an irregular star.

4. Shopping in Lonar

Shopping in Lonar
3.0 /5

2 km
from city center
4 out of 4
places to visit in Lonar

There aren't any options for shopping here except the handful of local markets carrying the everyday items.

FAQs on Lonar

Can you suggest an itinerary for Lonar?

Day 1 - Reach Lonar by morning. Spend the first day hiking and trekking to and around the Lonar Crater.
Day 2 - Visit the Daityasudan Temple and other renowned temples. Post lunch, if you wish, you can also visit the world heritage site of Ajanta Caves.

How can I commute within Lonar?

Lonar is a small town and therefore every place is walkable in distance. Other option to have a rented car to move around the region.
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