Lonavala is well-known tourist place being most easily accessible from Pune and Mumbai the capital cities of Maharashtra state a healthy atmosphere and beautiful sites in the ghats of Sahyadri is the main attraction of tourist, especially in the monsoon season.
previously this place was famous for spending the summer season due to the atmospherical conditions. However, in present days the cloudy climate and
heavy showers of monsoon are calling every now and then to the admirers of natural beauty. Thus unlike other resorts, Lonavala welcomes tourists during all the seasons. Especially during monsoon when other hill stations in Maharashtra are abandoned- that Lonavala attains the pinnacle of glory and attracts the largest number of tourist.
Besides climate which is common to all hill resorts, Lonavala environment offers a package deal of exciting experiences from vistas of awesome valleys and enchanting baths in seasonal falls to a glimpse into the counties rich cultural past through ornately carved cave shrines. perhaps no other hill resort can match the wide range of attractions that Lonavala offers the visitors. the Mumbai-Pune-madras trunk railway line passing through the resort has added yet another colorful dimension to Lonavala scenic splendor.
it is a unique site when the train emerges from a tunnel and enters another while thundering along serpentine tracks. thanks to the railway Lonavala Khandala twin resorts are never dull they are perennially bristling with life. ironically, while Lonavala is visited by a large number of tourists, finer aspects of its beauty are still unknown to many. we have endeavored here to unfold many less known facts of the gem that is Lonavala.