The hills of Lonavala have a special attraction for the people seeking a convenient weekend holiday in the hills.
Lonavala is the place to be if you want to take a break from your hectic lifestyle. This gorgeous hill station, located in Sahyadri ranges, is known not just for its salubrious climate and scenic views, but also many tourist attractions. Though a small place, Lonavla has many sightseeing places that can be explored on a tour to this hill-station. Lonawala and Khandala both are the hill station in Pune district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. Khandala is about three kilometres from Lonavala.
Lonavala is famous throughout India for the hard candy sweet known as chikki. Lonavala has been blessed with valleys, hills, Milky WaterFalls, Lush Greenery and pleasant cool winds. The morning sun rising over here appears as if it is sprinkling rose water all over. Chirping birds gently awaken oneself and all of this makes it a really Good Morning. The whole place is covered with a thick blanket of fog early in the morning; this is how the day begins here.
If you travel to the Khandala hill station, one thing is for sure - you will fall in love with it at the very first sight. Infact, most of the people who stay in Mumbai also visit this hill resort on weekends, to forget the daily tensions and let their body as well as their mind relax and rejuvenate. Khandala has been blessed with nature's beauty in abundance. The natural splendor, combined with peaceful surroundings, makes the hill station the perfect holiday spot. Today, Khandala is counted amongst one of the most visited tourist destinations in India.