Lonavala: The Scotland of Maharashtra
Lonavala is the Scotland of Maharashtra. Nestled in the beautiful mountains, this small hill station is the dream vacation trip for monsoon and mountain lovers. 65 kilometers and 80 kilometers drive from Pune and Mumbai will take you to a breathtaking town in Maharashtra 'Lonavala'. Lying in the Sahyadri Mountains, Lonavala is the best tourist destination for nature lovers. This small yet enchanting hill station receives a large number of tourists during the monsoon.
Though every season is best to explore this wonderful hill station in Maharashtra, the lush greenery and the mist that covers the surrounding mountains are the top attractions that can only be explored in the monsoon season. For locals (residing in Maharashtra), Lonavala is a perfect weekend getaway destination. This small hill station is a beautiful example of tranquility.
If you are searching for an escape from the city’s bustle, then book a comfortable cab from Mumbai to Lonavala and unwind in nature.
If you are planning a trip to this Marathi hill station, here are some popular tourist destinations you must explore.
1. Tiger’s Leap
The name of this trekker’s destination in Lonavala might sound odd, but it is a visit-worthy tourist destination. The place gets its name from its shape, which looks as if the tiger is jumping off the valley. Though this cliff looks wonderful in every season, it collects most of the tourists in the monsoon. The misty views, lush greenery, and gentle breeze are some of the best experiences you can expect here. Tiger’s Leap is a popular tourist destination for nature lovers and trekking enthusiasts.
The adventurous trekking route that takes you to the top of this cliff is the perfect trail for hikers and trekkers. As soon as you reach the cliff, you will be amused by the Mother Nature that’s clearly visible from this Lonavala’s best tourist destination.
Also Read: 7 Places to Explore in the Western Ghats This Monsoon
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