Hello everyone hopes all are safe and healthy. As last year which was 2020 had gone in lockdown days. People were dying to go outside or to visit some interesting places which are possible now. so guys if you are living in Maharashtra or living in other states wanted to go to Lonavala. then you are in the right place as we will tell you the Top 17 Places to visit in Lonavala in one day with family. Firstly I would be glad to tell you a little bit about Lonavala. It is a hill station surrounded by green valleys in western India near Mumbai. Lonavala city is one of the most beautiful places where you can live your life to the fullest or we can say that it takes away to you from your daily hectic routine or from the life race which is facing by everyone. Lonavala has a treasure of places to visit. It contains seventeen places to visit. This sounds really cool. so guys here we come up with the important details regarding the places to visit in Lonavala. After reading this information you can differentiate where you wanted to go first and most probably when. Lonavala is full of excitement as it contains many fun activities for the tourists such as camping, Hiking, Trekking, etc. so guys without wasting time read all the details of these seventeen places of Lonavala. and select where you want to go.
Here are some of the Best Places to Visit in Lonavala in one Day
1. TIGERS POINT
Tiger’s point also known as Tiger’s leap is a conspicuous tourist attraction of Lonavala and offers a magnificent view of the valley. If we look closely, we see the impression of a tiger trying to cross the valley, that is why this heritage point has earned its name.
LOCATION: Kurvande, Lonavala, Maharashtra 410205
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Evening time before sunset
TIMING: Open 24 hours
2. RAJMACHI FORT
RAJMACHI FORT is one of the famous historic sites of Lonavala. The height of this fort from sea level is 2710 feet above sea level, and it offers a fantastic view of the Sahyadri mountains and backwaters of Shirota Dham
LOCATION: District Pune
BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the winter season, monsoon season, and summer season
ENTRY FEE: No entry fee
TIMING: 9 AM to 6 PM
3. PAWNA LAKE
Its paradise location is something that you will not be able to forget anytime soon. The setting at Pawna Lake is made beautiful with the presence of various tourist attractions like Lohagad Fort, Tikona Fort, Tung Fort, and Visapur Fort. Its refreshing ambiance makes this place a beautiful destination near Lonavala and Khandala to enjoy an idyllic weekend.
It was created as an artificial water reservoir and offers a soothing time to relax with nature. People keep flocking to Pawna Lake for its postcard-perfect landscape. The place is known for its wonderful climate and offers a serene retreat away from the noise of usual city life. Pawna Lake is also known to attract nature lovers due to the number of flora and fauna which can be seen around the lake. Some of the activities which you can look forward to enjoying at Pawna Lake are camping, paragliding, sightseeing, etc.
LOCATION: Pawna Lake, Pune
BEST TIME TO VISIT: The best time to visit this place is during the monsoon season
ENTRY FEE: There is no entry fee for visiting Pawna Lake
TIMING: This place can be visited from morning till evening.
4. AMBY VALLEY
Aamby Valley City. “A world created for the Love of Life.” India – the glorious nation of over a billion people is renowned for its many awe-inspiring man-made landmarks and architectural splendors.
LOCATION: Aamby Valley City
BEST TIME TO VISIT: During summer
ENTRY FEE: Depends on hotel rates
TIMING: OPEN 24 hours
5. LONAVALA LAKE
The lake is popularly known as the monsoon lake because it gets filled with water during the monsoon and dries up during the winter season. The place is the best tourist attraction in Lonavala especially during the monsoon, when the birds of different species and fauna can be spotted on the fringes of this charming lake. The beautiful weather is complemented with handy food items like Mumbai’s vada pav, smoked corn, shaved Gola, chaat with hot ginger tea. Other than bird watching there are other activities also that the visitors can indulge into like swimming, angling, and nature walks.
LOCATION: Lonavala Lake Pune
BEST TIME TO VISIT: During summer and monsoon
ENTRY FEE: No entry fee
TIMING: 9 Am to 5 Pm
6. Dukes Nose
7. KARLA CAVE
8. LOHAGAD FORT
9. BUSHI DAM
10. VISPUR FORT
11. TIKONA FORT
12. Sinhagad Fort: THE LIONS FORT
13. WET N JOY PARK
An amusement park consisting of water rides as well as thrill rides, Wet N Joy has a number of attractions for visitors. The water park comprises rides and attractions like the Royal Castle, Rain Dance, Crazy River, Thunder Waves, and Hungama. On the other hand, the thrill park comprises rides like the Cyclone, Nightmare, Whizzard, Mat racer, Sky fall, Master blaster, Extreme Volcano, Boomerango, Tornado, and Freefall.
The park has other facilities like shuttle services, medical emergencies, and digital payment modes available for the ease of visitors. Moreover, the park also actively provides various offers for different kinds of groups – like corporate groups or college students.
14. REVERSE WATERFALL
15. SCORPION STING
16. KORIGAD FORT
Snuggled 20 km away from Lonavala in Pune, Korigad Fort is one of the scenic spots showcasing the grandeur of Shivaji’s Legacy. This elegant edifice was built back in the 15th century and is established at a soaring height of 929 meters above the ground. The serenity of the site is maintained with the three elegant temples that are built on the notch of the peak.
From the base point, which is the Peth Shahpur village there’s a staircase of 600 stairs that you need to traverse to reach the fort. At this fort, you can take a deep insight into the lifestyle of Maharaj Shivaji and gape at the intriguing architectural style of the building. The entire display reminds of the Maratha warriors and is surrounded by colossal ranges.