Best time to visit: October to May
Culture: Khandala is the very high culture heritage and the movies shooting are to done here.
Highlights: Trekking , Lakes, Caves and Bhaja
Top Hotels: Dukes Retreat, Avion Holiday Resort, Signature Crest Kunegaon Hotel, Kumar Resort, The Lagoon Resort, Adarsh Hotel, Sai Moreshwar Resort, Hill View International.
Shopping: Mainly you can buy exotic food items like Chikki, Wafers etc.
Climate: Climate of Khandala remains pleasant throughout the year even during the June - September, months of heavy rains people visit for mesmerising waterfalls. In winter the temperature of Khandala is minimum 12 degree Celsius and maximum 36 degree Celsius.
How to Reach
By Air: Nearest airport is situated in Pune. It is 64 km away from it.
By Train: Khandala is on the main railway line between Mumbai and Pune. All express trains plying between the two cities stop here. There is also an hourly shuttle service for Pune.
By Road: Khandala situated on the Mumbai Pune Highway. It is 104-km from Mumbai and 64-km from Pune. The bus service between Lonavala and Pune is good. Buses shuttle between Lonavala and Khandala. Travelers can hire bicycles on hourly basis to explore Lonavala or to go to Khandala.
Duration: 6 Days/5 Nights
Places to visit: Delhi - Pune - Khandala - Lonavala - Pune - Delhi
Day 1: (Delhi Arrival)
On the arrival at the Delhi IGI airport you will reach Delhi and will be accompanied to the hotel that has been booked in advance. After reaching hotel you can go sightseeing tour in Delhi like go for historical places, shopping in Chandi Chowk etc. After enjoying the day you will return back the hotel for the overnight stay and dinner.
Day 2: (Delhi – Pune)
After having breakfast you will go to Pune by air from Delhi. You will check into the hotel Pune. You can visit pune at second day. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3: (Pune - Khandala)
Early morning after breakfast you will go to Khandala by bus or Car. You can see sightseeing in Khandala and visit Bhaja, Karla, Bedas Caves.
Day 4: (Khandala - Lonavala)
You will visit Khandala and Lonavala lakes, Waterfalls, and forts on fourth day and then you can take a time for shopping. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 5: (Lonavala - Pune)
Rise early to go to Tiger Hill to view the sunrise which is one of most exhilarating experiences one can witness. Later in the morning you will be driven to Pune. Overnight stay in Pune.
Day 6: (Pune - Delhi)
In the morning you will go for Delhi.