Lonavala Khandala

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Fall in Love with the Enchanting Beauty of Khanada and Lonavala

I, Lonavala Khandala, is a hill station in the Western Ghats of the western Indian state of Maharashtra. I’m at a distance of just 80 kms from Mumbai City and 65 KM from Pune. I am located at the end of the Bhor Ghat.




I emerged during the Yadava dynasty in the ancient India. Soon, the Mughals realized my strategic importance and made me a prominent spot on their map. Later, during the British Raj, Lord Elphinstone, governor of Bombay presidency, declared me as a famous hill station.

I, the twin destinations of Khandala and Lonavala stretch out 5 km apart, on the western slopes of the Sahyadri hills, across the Mumbai-Pune highway at a height of 625 km. I am merely 3 hours journey by road from Mumbai. I am known to be the jewel of Sahyadri Mountains. A majority of people visit me because of my beautiful waterfall and thick foliage, with serene surroundings.

khandala mountains

Weather in Lonavala Khandala

I, Lonavala Khandala am open all the year round for visitors. The maximum temperature during the summer months hover around 32 deg Celsius. The monsoons pay me a visit between the months of June and August. During the winters the minimum temperature is about 12 Celsius.

Best time to Visit Lonavala Khandala

So the best time to visit me, Khandala and Lonavala is from August to December, but I am at my best throughout the year. I, Khandala assure you that you will have a relaxing getaway, when you pay me a visit.

Road, rail and air travel are the best ways to reach me, and I ensure that my guests are well pleased and have a charming stay.


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