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Label : Top Attraction

Tags : Hills & Valleys

Timings : All time

Time Required : 5-6 hrs

Entry Fee : No entry fee

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Aamby Valley, Lonavala Overview

Aamby Valley is a beautiful township about 24 kilometres from Lonavala, in the district of Pune in Maharashtra, India. It has been developed by Sahara India Parivar. The 10,000-acre hilly terrain that the township now occupies has been converted into a splendid landscape through designs that are best suited for the environment and have an urban infrastructure compatible to international standards. The township is frequented for a day-long picnic or a weekend getaway by many. The luxurious urban infrastructure, the tranquil ambience and exclusive privileges at this exotic location attract tourists from all over the world. The mesmerizing natural surroundings and best in class infrastructure are sure to take your breath away. Aamby Valley, Lonavala must be experienced at least once in the lifetime.

At Aamby Valley, one can indulge in various activities during their visit to the township. They can explore the greenery around by foot or go on a long drive through the picturesque location. With three enormous artificial lakes in the vicinity and lush green forests around, water sports and adventure/ recreational sports are regularly arranged. The tranquil atmosphere is sure to put your chaotic mind to rest. This is one reason why a lot of people seeking a peaceful escape come here often.

If you wish to stay here for a few days, there are several Hotels and Villas you can choose from, many of which are around the lake areas and have a beautiful view of the lake waters and the forests. The amenities here are even perfect for business meetings and conferences, making it an ideal attraction for one and all.

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Things To Do at Aamby Valley

Water Sports 
There are three enormous man-made lakes and about 11 water bodies in the township making it a hot spot for water sports. Jet skiing, Pontoon Boating, Pirate Ship, Waterfall Safari, Speed Boating are some of the water sports that are held here.

Outdoor Activities 
Aamby Valley has a marvellous Golf course built on the British Golf Architecture with 18 holes that is an apt outdoor activity for recreational purposes. Aero Modelling, Drag race etc. are a few more activities that are held in the township.

Adventure Sports 
Adventure sports like Sky Diving, All Terrain Vehicle rides, Zorbing, Rappelling, Jungle Safari, Rock Climbing, Trekking, Hiking, Paintball Shooting, Camping etc. are some of the sports held here.

Accommodation and Dining 
Aamby Valley has a range of luxurious accommodation. The living spaces have been created artistically and redefine the idea of luxury in India. There are some restaurants that serve varied cuisines to suit your taste buds and mood.

Enchanted Valley Carnival 
This is a one of a kind carnival in India. It is Asia's first multi-genre music festival that promotes camping culture. It is also famous for the food festivals that are held on an airstrip. International Broadway Shows, Operas and Theatre Plays are also held in the township.

Glitterati is an annual show held every year on New Year's Eve. The evening is celebrated with great enthusiasm with performances by Bollywood Stars, International performers, Fire shows and Laser shows.

Fountain of Fortune 
This is the most romantic event at Aamby Valley. This musical water fountain show is held every evening at the township.

Salon and Spa 
The mini club at the township offers spa treatment to guests as part of their holistic treatments. So, go in and indulge in one of the luxuries massages or traditional ayurvedic treatment at the Kerala Ayurvedic Center or groom yourself at the Salon. You will be treated like royalty, and you will step out feeling energised and as good as new.

History of Aamby Valley

Aamby Valley was developed by Sahara India Parivar under the management of Chairman Subrata Roy Sahara over his aspiration to create India's first planned Hill City. The acquisition of land had begun in 1990. By 2016, Sahara had spent about INR 195 billion on the project. The township was designed to include the three most important aspects of life, Sukh (Happiness), Shanti (Peace) and Santusthi (Contentment). In 2017, Aamby valley was shut down because of a legal battle due to non-payment of dues and taxes and was opened after partial payment was made.

Best Time To Visit Aamby Valley

The best time to visit Aamby Valley is between October and March as the temperature ranges between a maximum of 21 degrees Celcius and a minimum of 9 degrees Celcius making the weather ideal for exploring the place. 

Tips For Visiting Aamby Valley

1. If visiting during the monsoons, carry rain gear.
2. Wear gear appropriate for the chosen adventure activity.
3. Drink enough water while exploring the township.
4. Ample parking space is available.  

How To Reach Aamby Valley

Aamby Valley is well connected by road. It is about 24 kilometres from Lonavala, 120 kilometres from the state capital, Mumbai and about 88 kilometres from Pune. Tourists can hail public transport from any of these cities to reach the mesmerizing township of Aamby Valley.

Aamby Valley Reviews

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avinash dhande

on Aamby Valley 2 years ago
very clean and beautifull ambey valley City and superb location beautifull sight seeing with delicious mouth watering costly food ..But once in year it's ok

Shah Naresh

on Aambey valley 6 years ago

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