Locating at an altitude of 625m, Lonavala and Khandala are famous for its beautiful hills, deep green valleys, huge lakes, historic forts and waterfalls etc. These two hill stations are at the Sahyadris Mountains of Maharashtra.
Lonavala and Khandala have magnificent waterfalls that give a heart
catching view during monsoon. Tourists can plan their trip together with
Karla, Bhaja, and Bedsa caves, which are very near from Lonavala. This
hill station is also known as the 'Jewel of Sahydri', because of its
nature's gifted of beautiful valleys, hills, milky waterfalls, lush
greenery, and pleasant cool winds.
Khandala is smaller than Lonavala and relatively calmer. It is known to
be the pride of the Sahyadri Mountains. Beautiful waterfall amidst green
environment is really splendid to see. The place refreshes the exhausted
tourists. Tugauli, Lonavala, Bhushi and Valvan Lake are the important
lakes of this hill station.
Nearest airport is situated at Pune (64 km). Lonavala and Khandala are
104 km from Mumbai and 64 km from Pune on the Mumbai-Pune highway.