Lonavala is the perfect oasis of Nature that provides relief from the mad city rush. Located close to Mumbai and Pune, it has beautiful waterfalls, lakes and scenic greens that transport you to the lap of Nature. Many of these are situated near 7 Apple Resort, Lonavala and must be a part of your itinerary in the town.
The temple was constructed in 2002 and is a beautiful white marble structure. The main deity of the temple is Ma Narayani and on either side of the main shrine are shrines dedicated to Ganapathi, Hanuman and other Hindu deities. The deities are beautifully decorated with glittering jewelries.
The perfect place to click selfies with your favourite celebs, this is one of the most popular places in the city. Some of the eminent figures whose wax sculptures can be found here include Rajiv Gandhi, Michael Jackson and Adolf Hitler.
Della Adventure Park in Lonavala is one of the best weekend getaways near Mumbai and Pune, it has everything to keep you excited with its various adventure activities for individuals as well as for groups.
A masonry dam on the Indrayani River in Lonavala, Bhushi Dam dates back to the late 1860s. It was built to serve the Great Indian Peninsular Railway to power their steam engines. It is a serene place to unwind at as splashes of water drench you!
A complex maze of Buddhist cave shrines dating back to 3rd & 2nd century B.C., they draw tourists, pilgrims and students of history from different parts of India. They also house a temple of Goddess Ekvira Devi. These caves are impressive specimens of the craftsmanship of the Buddhist monks who lived here.
Offering a panoramic view of the city, Tiger's Leap is a cliff-top with a sheer drop of over 650 m. According to a popular belief, the Maratha warrior, Shivaji dived into a ditch on the hill and the tiger chasing him plunged into the valley, giving it the name “Tiger's Leap”. There’s also an ephemeral waterfall around this point.
Once a formidable battle-station of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, this 'Iron Fort' offers pleasing views of the surrounding hills and hamlets. Its imposing architecture is a photographer’s delight!
Pawna Lake is an artificial lake formed by water of Pawna dam.
Situated towards the outskirts of Lonavala, this lake is one
of the top Lonavala tourist places.
Nestled amidst the scenic locales of Kamshet, this lake came into existence after the construction of the Pawna Dam, and now it plays a scenic host for camping, picnics and sightseeing. Pawna Lake is fast gaining popularity among the locals who are looking for a quiet weekend getaway with friends and family.