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Checkout Top 17 Places to visit in Lonavala in one day with family

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Dukes Nose is popular for Rappelling, Trekking, camping, Rock Climbing, Slackline Festival very popular place among adventure seekers. Earlier known as Nagphani now popularly known as Dukes Nose after Duke Wellington. Nagano means hood of a snake. Duke’s nose trek is located between Khandala and Lonavala.
LOCATION: Kurvande, Maharashtra
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Throughout the year
ENTRY FEE: No entry fee
TIMING: 7 Am to 6 Pm

7. KARLA CAVE

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The Karla Caves, Karli Caves, Karle Caves, or Karla Cells, are a complex of ancient Buddhist Indian rock-cut caves at Karli near Lonavala, Maharashtra. It is just 10.9 Kilometers away from Lonavala. Other caves in the area are Bhaja Caves, Patan Buddhist Cave, Bedse Caves, and Nasik Caves.
LOCATION: Karla, Lonavala, Maharashtra
BEST TIME TO VISIT: During the summer or winter season
ENTRY FEE: Indians = RS 20, foreigners=RS 200
TIMING: 8:30 Am to 5:00 Pm

8. LOHAGAD FORT

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Lohagad Fort, literally meaning iron fort, is a historical citadel perched atop a hillock at an elevation of 3400 feet. Situated in the Sahyadri range of Lonavala, it separates the Indrayani basin from the Pawna basin. The elaborate history of this fort associates it with the great Maratha ruler Chhatrapati Shiva Ji.
LOCATION: Pune, Maharastra
BEST TIME TO VISIT: During Winter Season (Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov, Dec )
ENTRY FEE:  1,200 per person
TIMING: 9 Am to 6 Pm

9. BUSHI DAM

The Bhushi Dam is a masonry dam on the Indrayani River in Lonavala, Maharashtra, India. In 2014, the Indian Railways announced plans to develop Bhushi Dam as a tourist resort with participation from the private sector.
LOCATION: Lonavala, Maharastra
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Monsoon and winter
ENTRY FEE: No entry fee
TIMING: 9 Am to 3 Pm

10. VISPUR FORT

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One of the highest hill forts in Maharashtra, Visapur Fort is located near Visapur village in the Pune district. Known as a trekking destination, Visapur Fort is popular with trekkers from both Mumbai and Pune. The excursion is fun, with a moderate difficulty level, and you could trek and/or camp your way to the top.
LOCATION: Malavli, Maharashtra
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Monsoon
ENTRY FEE: No entry fee
TIMING: Open 24 hours

11. TIKONA FORT

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The fort is a trekking destination noted for the large doors, the temple of ‘Trimbakeshwar Mahadev’, a water tank (seven water tanks), and some Satvahan caves. Trek organizers also commend the views of the Pawna dam and the nearby forts of Tung, Lohagad, and Visapur. There is a good view of Pawana lake from the summit.
LOCATION: Kamshet, Pune
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov, Dec are considered the best time to visit Tikona Fort.
ENTRY FEE: No entry fee
TIMING: 5 Am to 5 Pm

12. Sinhagad Fort: THE LIONS FORT

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Sinhagad Fort has situated around 35km from Pune; earlier known as Kondhana Fort, it has an extravagant history. Many battles and wars have been fought to own this picturesque site. The fort might be 2000 years old and it might have been renovated by many rulers who captured it. The Sinhagad (Lion’s Fort) was strategically built to provide natural protection due to its very steep slopes
LOCATION: Pune, Maharashtra
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Winter
ENTRY FEE: 200 per person
TIMING: 6 Am to 6 Pm

13. WET N JOY PARK

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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.

LOCATION: Wet N Joy Waterpark, Old Pune Mumbai Highway, NH – 4, at – Mundhaware, Post – Takve Pune
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Summer
ENTRY FEE: Children -799, Adult – 899.
TIMING: 10 Am to 6 Pm

14. REVERSE WATERFALL

The Reverse Waterfall is a waterfall that flows in the reverse direction. This is one of the most popular reverse waterfalls in India and amongst the only few. Best visited during the monsoon, the trek to the waterfall is popular amongst adventure enthusiasts.
LOCATION: Naneghat Rd, Taluka, Junnar, Maharashtra
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Monsoon
ENTRY FEE: No entry fee
TIMING: 7 Am to 4 Pm

15. SCORPION STING

Shaped in form of a Scorpion’s sting, this hill is an expansive area of 38 square km and is 625 meters above 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.
LOCATION: Lohagad Fort Forest, Khind Rasta, Lonavala, Maharashtra
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Monsoon or Winter
ENTRY FEE: No entry fee
TIMING: 24 hours open

16. KORIGAD FORT

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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.

LOCATION: Aamby Valley City, Maharashtra
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Summer or Monsoon
ENTRY FEE: No entry fee
TIMING: 24 hours open

17. TUNGARLI LAKE 

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It’s beautiful to see the Sahyadri ranges and the dam area. There is a Hotel “Upper Deck” if people want to have a halt and enjoy the scenery. A good time to visit is during rainy or post-rain when you have small waterfalls.
LOCATION: Tungarli Lake, Near Tungarli Village, Near Rajmachi, Lonavala, Pune, Maharashtra.
BEST TIME TO VISIT Summer or Monsoon.
ENTRY FEE: No entry Fee.
TIMING: 9 Am to 3 Pm
First of all, I would like to thank you to those who visited this site. And I hope you got what you want from this site. Guys do not waste any minute if you are thinking to go to Lonavala. Remember One thing is anything can happen at any time so when life is giving you chance to explore something must take it. As we should not keep any regrets about anything. so these seventeen places will help you to explore Lonavala fully. when we all were in school days we all were used to do homework before giving any test. so same principle apply in life also when comes to explore so must know the knowledge of the particular places. so whichever places you like to visit in Lonavala do copy and paste it or make a note of those places with their important information. Now pack your bags and Come to Lonavala to Live exciting, adventuring moments of life. 

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