The Bhaja Caves
Lonavala is a part of the Sahyadri range offering beautiful sights that are alluring to the eyes and the soul. Along the way, one is welcomed by the dams, lakes, and dense forests that give everyone a welcome break from the regular urban life. Some of the must visit sights of Lonavala include the Bushy dam, Lonavala lake, Tiger’s leap, the celebrity wax museum, Bhaja caves, Rajmachi and the Karla caves. Do not miss out on the famous local sweet, the Lonavala Chikki, which are a must try.
Book an Ola
Rent a cab from Mumbai to Lonavala
The Mumbai-Pune expressway is in terrific condition and usually has less traffic to handle too. This is a perfect route for you to take as it is off- limits for bikers making the ride less hassle some. At a distance of about 5 km from Lonavala is Khandala which too has a number of historic forts, deep valleys, lakes and waterfalls that are worth visiting. If you are a bird and animal lover, chances are that you might see a few during your journey from Mumbai to Lonavala.The best time to do this trip will be during the monsoons when the lush beauty of the Western Ghats is at its prime