If you want to view nature at close quarters you should trek all your way to that point. Hill stations offer trekking facilities and if you could select Lonavala, a popular hill station of Maharashtra you are lucky. Lonavala is close to Mumbai and Pune and it enjoys both rail and road connectivity from different places of Maharashtra. This beautiful hill station was discovered by Lord Elphinstone and later the British developed the place to escape the scorching heat of the plains.
You have to visit the place to feel the ethereal beauty of the place. The lush dense green forests and the waterfalls have made the place attractive. Do visit the place during monsoons as it is evergreen and it soothes your soul. You can trek from Pimpri village and it will lead you to valleys, waterfalls and ends at Bhira. Lonavala is famous for its chikki, Karla and Bhaja caves. The place is also popular for its boarding schools.
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- Kune Falls
It is between Lonavala and Khandala and it offers a visual delight. It is one of the highest waterfall in the country and you will be awe struck by the rich greenery around the falls. It is a three tiered falls and the best time to visit the falls is during monsoon when the place looks stunningly beautiful.
- Tiger Point
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If you want to capture best shots for posterity rush to this place. It is at a height of 650 metres and from this place you can get breath taking views of forests, waterfalls and valleys. The place looks like a leaping tiger and so it is known as Tiger Point. The sunrise and sunset views from this point are mesmerising and you will feel sublime. During monsoon you can see the point covered with clouds and do capture those moments.
- Karla Caves
It offers a good representation of architectural brilliance. You need to climb 300 steps to reach the caves but you will not regret it. Once inside the beauty of the sculptures will leave you speechless. It was built in 80BC and the sculptures are intricate and words fail to describe the carvings.
- Bhaja Caves
To appreciate the artistic skills of the craftsmen of the past you should visit this cave. The caves are over 2200 years old and it is an ancient Buddhist centre. The cave faces west and when the sunrays fall on the caves the whole place looks divinely beautiful. There is a waterfall near the cave and the whole place looks beautiful during monsoon.
- Lonavala Lake
It dries up during summer and it gets filled up during monsoon. The lake is a popular picnic spot and it has scenic surroundings around it. You can spot many varieties of birds near the lake.
Della Adventure Resort: Unmatched Facilities And Services!
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To enjoy the beauty of the place you should check in to a comfortable place. Della adventure resort is a five star designer resort spread over 43 acres of land. The resort offers various adventure activities for their guests and their rooms are beautifully furnished. The resort offers speciality restaurants, spa, fitness centre, travel desk, etc.