Activity Location: Pawna Lake, Maharashtra
Check-in time: 4:00 PM
Check out time: 11:00 AM (Next day)
About the Pawna Camping:
This exquisite campsite is situated on a lush green landscape alongside the banks of Pawna lake, surrounded by misty valleys of the Western Ghat. The setting at Pawna Lake is made more prominent with the situation of various tourist attractions nearby like Lohagad Fort, Tikona Fort, Tung Fort, and Visapur Fort. Its refreshing ambience makes this place a beautiful destination near Lonavala and Khandala to enjoy an idyllic weekend.
From 650 meters above the ground that is its elevation, you can take a look at the Western Ghats and scenic views of the hillocks nearby. Apart from this, it also features an echo point where you can yell out the names and hear them back from the valley. Whether you are here with your family, partner, or friends this place is worth visiting.
Location: Near INS Shivaji, Lonavala, Pune, Maharashtra
Best Time: June to September
Timings: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
If you love hiking then this is just the right place for you where you can explore the picturesque locales and witness the wonders of Sahyadri range. Apart from being famed for trekking, it is also an ideal spot for rock climbing and this is the reason it is one of the best tourist attractions in Khandala.
Location: Duke’s Nose, Karvande, Pune
Best Time: Throughout the year
Timings: 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
Location: Malavli, Maharashtra 410406
Best Time: June to September, Monsoons
Timings: 24 hours open
Price: The average trip cost is about INR 1200 per person.
Embark on a day filled with adventure and excitement by visiting Adlabs Imagica in Pune. This is a 130-acre theme park that will help you relax and refresh unlike any other place in Pune. Adlabs Imagica offers wonderful fun and enjoyment for people of all ages and makes for a recreational getaway from Pune. It is divided into three parks which are a theme park, water park and snow park.
One of most thrilling places in Pune, Adlabs Imagica boasts of fantastic rides, pool, gym and many restaurants to keep your day filled with various activities. Due to its so many premium offerings in recreational adventure, it has been hailed as one of the most preferred retreats for families near Pune and Mumbai
Location: 30/31, Sangdewadi, Near Khopoli, Pali-Khopoli Road (State Highway 92), Off Mumbai-Pune Express Way, Taluka Khalapur, District Raigad, Maharashtra
Best Time to visit: The months of monsoon and winter season are considered the best time to visit Adlabs Imagica
Entry Fee: The cost of a regular ticket at Adlabs Imagica is INR 1500/ USD 23 per adult during the weekdays and INR 1900/ USD 30 during the weekends and holidays.
Timings: It is open from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Situated close to the famous hill station of Lonavala, Lohagad is one of the most magnificent places to visit in Pune. Located on a beautiful hillock near Malavali, this place is one of the favourite destinations for trekking enthusiasts in Pune. Dating back to the 18th century, this place is an interesting visit to appreciate the charm of ancient architecture nestled in the midst of natural beauty.
The park also has restaurants that serve a variety of delicacies and make sure to take care of all hungry souls. The park has additional paid services like medical bay, parking, shuttle services, street magician, toy shops and much more.
Location: Old Pune Mumbai Highway NH - 4, at Mundhaware, Post - Takve, Pune
Timings: 10:30 AM to 6 PM on all days
Entry fee: Tickets start at INR 799 per head, rates differ for corporate and college student bookings
Della Adventure Park is India’s largest adventure park, which is located in Kunegaon, Pune. Sprawling across an area of 5 acres, this is a one-stop luxurious destination for entertainment and recreation of mind, heart, and soul. Cloud-hugs, exciting activities, and picturesque landscapes of Della Adventure Park makes it a perfect weekend getaway for people from Pune and Mumbai.
Homing to more than 70 activities, Della Adventure Park is a perfect way to release your routine life cobwebs. Swoop Swing, Longest Flying Fox, Sky Cycling, Paintball, Buggy Ride, Rappelling are some of the activities to enjoy here.
These activities are spread across six zones. Whether you are a solo visitor or in a group, this adventure park has adventure activities for all.
Besides the adventurous fun, Della Adventure Park offers excellent facilities such as resorts, board rooms, banquets, and training room facilities. Café 24, Parsi Dhaba, Crème Della, PNF Restaurant & Bar, and Sports Bar are some multi-cuisine restaurants here for a perfect dine out. Here, you can savour some delicious and mouth-watering Indian and International cuisines.
The striking feature of the lake is that it gets filled in the monsoons and dries up in winters. If you are looking for a place where you can enjoy angling, swimming, and bird-watching session, this is the one. The lake is all over fringed with an exotic collection of flora and fauna that add up to its beauty.
Location: Lonavala, Maharashtra
Best Time: During monsoon
Timings: 24 hours open
The panoramic landscapes that it showcases are a combination of green thickets and scenic waterfalls. At the time of monsoons, the lure of the atmosphere is at its peak and the entire valley turns up lively. From the notch, you can take a look at the Shivling peak that is on the left and a road trip to this point is just like a cherry on top.
Location: Lonavala - Aamby Valley Road, Dattawadi Road, Lonavla, Maharashtra 410401
Best Time: June to September
Timings: 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Weekends and holidays call for a vacation and what can be better than a quick getaway to a location that leaves you feeling refreshed! Lonavala is one such hill station in India, located close to Pune, Maharashtra. There is an endless list of activities to-do in Lonavala like sporting activities, scenic landscapes, and interesting architecture. Dinosaurs park is one great option for families with young kids. This park truly takes one back into the extinct age of dinosaurs. The Dinosaur Park Lonavala successfully shares the learning experiences about the world of dinosaurs through their unique way of documentation.
Suitable for: Family, Friends, & Corporate.
These options provide amenities and facilities of the best quality along with great hospitality by the staff. The amusement park also invites corporate groups to take off from the mundane routine and enjoy some time splashing water!
Location: 02B, Old Mumbai - Pune Highway, Gautam Park Society, Rao Colony, Lonavala, Maharashtra
Timings: Open 24 hours
Entry fee: INR 490 + taxes, Entry with Veg food - INR 790 + taxes , Entry with Non Veg food - INR 890 + taxes
Tikona Fort is a dominant hill fortress of Konkan’s Pawan Maval region. This is Maharashtra’s popular one-day trekking spot. Locally, it is famous by the name Vitandgad. Situated on top of the Tikona peak, this fort has an altitude of 3633 feet from the sea level.
If you take a look at its present-day geography, it resembles a triangle and thus named as Tikona. Large fortifications, seven water tanks filled with crystal clear water, large doorways, and spectacular surrounding views from its bastion sums up the beauty of this place. Sahyadri’s green hillocks are just like cherries on the cake!
Many Maratha dynasties have marked their presence here in the past and also, Tikona Fort was known as the centre for Pauna Mawal’s primary activities. Tikona Fort’s entrance itself represents beauty with sophistication. As soon as you pass through it, you will witness the presence of Buddhist and Satavahana Caves within.
Both types of caves have great significance in Indian history. Besides, there’s a small Trimbakeshwar Mahadev temple inside which revives the spiritual beliefs of the first residents of this fort.
With no wonders, Tikona Fort is blessed with some stunning landscapes attracting heaps of trekking enthusiasts and those who love Mother Nature. The moment you trek to the topmost summit of this fort, you have the liberty to enjoy the panoramic view of the vastly stretched Maval region. Tung Fort, Bhatrashi Hill, Jambhul Hill, Lohagad, Fagne dam, and Visapur are some sightseeing delights from the topmost position of this Tikona Fort.
The park has other facilities like shuttle services, medical emergency and digital payment modes available for the ease of visitors. Moreover, the park also actively provides various offers for different kinds of groups - like corporate groups or college students.
Location: Wet N Joy Waterpark, Old Pune Mumbai Highway, NH – 4, at - Mundhaware, Post - Takve Pune
Timings: Monday to Sunday 10 AM to 6 PM
Entry fee: Children - INR 799 and Adults - INR 999
Location: Lonavala, Pune, 410401, Maharashtra
Best Time: May to October and December to February
Timings: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
A trek to the Rajmachi Fort will take you to the hidden landscapes of the region that will spellbind you. The Fort was built back in the 17th century and is one of the best trekking spots of Maharashtra. It is snuggled in the Karjat region and was built in the era of Shivaji Maharaj. From here, you can take a look at the Borghat which is a historic trade route and extends spectacular views. Apart from this, it is one of the best places to visit in Khandala.
The water park offers water sport activities such as jet-skiing, paddle boat, motorbike, water scooter which is absolutely safe for enthusiasts of all age groups to indulge in. Visitors to this water park can choose to spend the night at MTDC’s resort for a relaxed experience and may also visit the nature park which is located on the same premises.
Location: Lonavala Road, Karla
Timings: 11 AM to 5:30 PM on all days
Entry fee: For children under 4 feet - INR 200 per head, for guests residing at the MTDC Karla resort and entering water park -INR 300 per head, for outsiders - INR 350 per head.
The caves are surrounded by lush green blankets of nature and are a delight for wandering souls. The texture of the caves is rugged and the entire region remains cool. Make sure that you capture amazing pictures, as the frames it offers are great.
Location: Bhaje Caves Road, Near Bhaja Village Maval District, Lonavla, 412106
Best Time: Throughout the year
Timings: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Price: No entry fees.
It also has a wave pool along with various other slides like Tube twister, water play system, Magical Mat Slides, Kiddie pool, leisure pool, and a waterfall. The amusement park also has other amenities like free parking, lockers, restaurants, costumes for the water park and fast food area.
Location: Mumbai Pune Expressway, 1 kilometer before Ravet, Ravet, Pune, Maharashtra
Timings: 10 AM to 6 PM on all days
Entry fee: INR 450 for height above 3’11 feet, INR 400 for height below 3’11, INR 300 for senior citizens
Each one of the wax carnations is definite and gives a feel of a life-like structure. Famous figures like Mother Teresa, Mahatma Gandhi, Bruce Lee, Kareena Kapoor, and various other figures are present at this museum.
Location: Lonavala Junction, Lonavala Square Mall, Takve Kurth, Pune, Maharashtra 410401
Best Time: October to March
Timings: 9:30 am to 9:30 pm
Price: Entrance fees is INR 200 per person.