Top places to visit in Lonavala

Here are the top 26 places to visit in Lonavala

4 kms from city center 1 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
This is a popular tourist point, leaving tourists in awe with the wondrous view from over 650m. The echo point is a major fascination. During the monsoon, the waterfall here, also attracts many. It has got it's name from its appearance - like that of a tiger leaping into the valley.
3 kms from city center 2 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
This is one of the most popular spots in Maharashtra. People from all over the state, especially the weekend travelers flock to this place for a relaxed time.
1 kms from city center 3 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
Lonavala is a town and a hill station in Pune district . It is about 64 km from Pune and 96 km from Mumbai.(br) It is famous for its production of the hard candy chikki which is a sweet eatable thing made from different nuts mixed with jaggery . It is a major stop on the railway line which connects Mumbai and Pune.
4 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
While in Lonavala, take home the snacks the town is known for, especially the sweet and crunchy Chikki. Also get you hands on canned jams, popular in the area.
5 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
A world class entertainment park, Imagica Adlabs is a one of its kind destination picnic spot with plethora of entertainment options. Located on Mumbai-Pune Expressway, this theme park is one of the latest additions in the list of Mumbai's entrainment hubs.
5 kms from city center 6 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
Located at the starting of Khandala Ghatsa, the Amrutanjan Point is an excellent view point from where one can get a magnificent aerial view of the town Khopoli as well as the Duke's Nose.
4 kms from city center 7 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
This Wax Museum is founded by a 38 year old wax artist from Kerala, Sunil Kandaloor. It houses sculptures of Rajiv Gandhi, Benazir Bhutto, Michael Jackson, Kapil Dev Adolf Hitler, AR Rahman and many more. Image of Chhatrapati Shivaji is the highlight of the museum.
8 kms from city center 8 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
Believed to be the oldest Buddhist religious site in the county, it is declared as the national monument. The main attraction of the place are the 22 rock-cut caves which depict various sculptures , like that of a prince in a chariot, a prince seated on an elephant, among others.
8 kms from city center 9 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
The Karla Caves are reflection of mesmerizing beauty of the past carved and decorated with great details. The place is a paradise for history lovers and adventure buffs.
5 kms from city center 10 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
Rajmachi, a picturesque region consisting of two stubborn peaks namely Manoranjan and Shrivardhan. It is near Lonavala and Khandala, and offers many beautiful attractions in and around the region.
2 kms from city center 11 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
The Tungarli Dam is built alongside Tungarli lake in the region of Rajmachi. The dam helps in the irrigation facilities of the region. One can also camp alongside the lake after an adventurous trekking trip making it a soulful experience. Also enjoy the lush green surroundings on your stay here.
9 kms from city center 12 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
Midway between Lonavala and Khandala is a fort by the name of Rajmachi Fort, a prominent landmark that watches over some of the most breathtakingly beautiful and wide sceneries of the region.
9 kms from city center 13 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
This is one of many forts of Chhatrapati Shivaji, adorned with elements and styles of Maharshtrian architecture. Not only the grandeur of the structure, but the sceneries and views all around, make it another favorite of all its visitors.
14 kms from city center 14 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
A fort constructed on an isolated hill, at a distance of about 24km from Lonavala, tends to be the only fort atop a hill in the town. The fort has two entrance gateway with a Ganesh Temple and other small caves around.
10 kms from city center 15 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
Surrounded by a huge plateau, is a historical fort, land marking the lush green and dreamy mountains of Khandala. A 3-hour drive away from Mumbai, this one is often marked as a favorite for the monsoons.
4 kms from city center 16 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
With a rather peculiar origin to its name, this site is known for some of the widest and grandest views of the surrounding mountains, valleys and forests.
9 kms from city center 17 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
Another set of hills that landmark the lush greenery and misty skies of Lonavala are the Sausage hills. With wide views of the valleys, lakes and hills around, rare species of birds and a trekking experience amidst such refreshing surroundings, this can be one of the most flattering experiences in the town.
3 kms from city center 18 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
It is great fun even for adventure enthusiasts as one can trek through the nearby areas.
8 kms from city center 19 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
Shaped in form of a Scorpion's sting, this hill is an expansive area of 38 square km and is 625 meters above the sea level. Known for the various trekking expeditions it sports, one can also watch over the thick and dense forest surrounding the area, as they climb up.
4 kms from city center 20 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
Lush greenery and calm surroundings make up the Valvan Dam, which is a near perfect evening outing spot, near Lonavala. The Kundali River is the one which feeds the dam, and it in return supplies the water to the Khopoli Hydroelectricity Water Plant at the foothills of Sahyadri, which are the main specifications of the dam. What makes it an optimal place to visit in the evenings is the pretty garden situated at its base, making it perfect for numerous picnics.
12 kms from city center 21 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
Another fort in the region, this one houses the Pavana Lake in its complex. At 1075m, this fort is slightly difficult to climb. To reach the site, tourists need to climb 1,200 ft area of the fort that is a steep ascent.
17 kms from city center 22 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
17 kms from city center 23 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
A one of its kind, this place is known for its irreplaceable grandeur and plush signature features. The fountains of ecstasy, Sahyadri peaks and the historic Koyarigarh fort offer a spectacular view of the grand Aambey valley city.
1 kms from city center 24 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
The sanctuary is situated in the hilly terrain and foothills of the Western Ghats of Sahyadris. One can spot numerous rare species of flora and fauna, in these thick and dense spread of forests, in their natural habitats. The location is ideal for nature walks, trekking and bird watching.
0 kms from city center 25 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
The Ryewood park is located close to the Lonavala market, once a Botanical garden, it is now converted into a park. Marked by well maintained and landscaped lawns and gardens, a children park and countless old species of trees, this one makes up for an ideal picnic spot.
3 kms from city center 26 out of 26 Places To Visit in Lonavala
Located in Rajmachi, the temple displays architecture and design similar to that of the other Shiva temples in Konkan region. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Mahashivratri is celebrated in a much grandeur and festivity here as hundreds of devotees visit the temple to offer their prayers.