Khandala and Lonavala Hill Stations
Situated at a short drive from Mumbai; hill stations of Khandala and Lonavala offer an ideal escape from the scorching heat and haze of the summers. These twin destinations acts as weekend gateways to all those who want a respite from the summers. These destinations offer a host of recreational options to the tourists who come from the different geographical regions to make most of their summer vacations. Those living in Mumbai prefer these hill stations.
Both summer destinations of Lonavala and Khandala are beautifully strewn with various sightseeing attractions that worth a visit, there are some excellent trekking options in vicinity that fascinate the trekking enthusiasts. Owing to these reasons these places remains abuzz with the tourist activities round the year. These destinations are settled in the form of clusters and hence having a vehicle helps a lot to explore these villages.
The twin destinations of Khandala and Lonavala are situated at a distance of 5 kms from each other. Elegantly tucked on the western slopes of the Sahyadri hills, these destinations are tourists? favorite. The temperature never touches the extremes even during summers. Getting to Lonavala and Khandala is quite easy as these are situated at a short drive from Mumbai and pune. The nearest airport is Pune while nearest railway stations is Lonavala.
During their summer tours to hill resorts of Lonavala and Khandala the tourists can go for the sightseeing tours of places of tourist interest like Bhushi Dam, Valvan Dam, Kaivalyadhama Yoga Hospital, Duke's Nose, Ryewood Park and Tiger's Leap. To look after the accommodation needs there are accommodations of every choice and pocket.