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    Category : Adventure: Adventure.,Hiking,Trekking
    Nature Explorer: Nature Explorer,Caves Exploration,Forest/Wildlife,River/Lakes/Waterfront,Hill Station,Honeymoon

    Duration(days) : 1 Days

    Description

    Khandala is a beautiful hill station is nestled at a height of 1,800 ft in the western ghats of Maharashtra. Its known for its beautiful scenery with picture perfect valleys, magnificent waterfalls, and picturesque ponds. 
    Its is perfect place for all those in search of unlimited fun and relaxation.

    Things to do in Khandala:
    - Apart from watching the beautiful tourists attractions of Khandala and relaxing your nerves on this beautiful hill station; you can also opt for some adventures.
        * You can go for rock climbing at Duke's Nose Peak or other sites in the Karla hills.
        * Trek along various trekking paths of this scenic land.
    - Purchase the famous Chikkis, which are available in different exotic flavours.

    Relive the famous 'Aati Kya Khandala' song through this mesmerizing weekend getaway.


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    Rajmachi Fort

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    Rajmachi Fort is among the most famous tourist spots in the region. It is situated in the Shayadri Mountains, and is a perfect place to explore the history of this region amidst beautiful surrounding.
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      Shooting Point

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      Shooting Point is one of the favourite tourist spots, from where you can have a glimpse of the Rajmachi Fort and admire the beauty of this hill station. Amruntanjan Point - is another point placed in the starting of Khandala Ghat, the point renders superb views of the spots close by.
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        Lohagad Fort

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        Lohagad Fort is a popular destination both among history lovers and trekkers. It's situated over the top of an impressive hill near Malavali. Apart from the famous Rajmachi and Lohagad forts, the other rich historic forts of this area are Tunga Fort and the Manoranjan Fort.
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          Bhushi Lake / Bushi Dam

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          Bhushi lake is a beutiful lake, surrounded by magnificent beauty of Khandala Ghat.
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            Bhedsa, Karla and Bhaja Cave

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            Bhedsa caves are one of the oldest caves of Maharashtra, dating back to 60 BC. These are situated on a sloppy hilly and are known for their beautiful, exquisite carvings. The caves contain four 25 feet high pillars. Karla and Bhaja Caves - depict an early phase of the Buddhist architecture. These historical rock cut caves are situated at a distance of 16 km from Khandala.
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              Tiger's leap

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              A famous tourist spot offering stupendous sights, it is positioned at an altitude of 640mts. It has got it's name from its appearance - like that of a tiger leaping into the valley.
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                Kune Waterfalls

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                The beautiful Kune Waterfalls is an three tiered waterfall having a total height of 200m. It is surrounded by lush greenery, and one can also enjoy swimming in this beautiful location.
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                  Duke's Nose

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                  Duke's Nose (aka Nagfani) is a very popular place for trekking, valley crossing, rock climbing & rappelling. It is a 2506 ft tall straight cliff which every rock climber aspires to conquer. This is a bolted multi-pitch climb consisting of 4 stations. The most challenging part of the climb is between 3rd & 4th station which is a 25 feet overhang (rock wall inclined beyond 90 degrees) where one can climb only with the support of hands & no possibility of foothold.
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                    By Air: 
                    The closest airport to make it to Khandala is at Pune, (66 km away).

                     

                    By Train: 
                    The nearest railway station to reach Khandala is situated at Lonavala. 

                     

                    By Road: 
                    Khandala has well road connectivity to many cities of India. 
                    You can hire cab/taxi or travel by frequently run buses or drive through the beautiful ghats to reach Khandala.

                    Here are some important distances to note:
                    Pune to Khandala - 69 kms 
                    Mumbai to Khandala - 81 kms 
                    Lonavala to Khandala - 3.8 kms