Spread across 7 lush green hills, Lavasa is a hill destination in Pune that promises a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. Situated in Mose Valley, this picturesque location set amid the majestic Western Ghats is a popular pick among tourists courtesy its pleasant weather, amazing panorama and state-of-the-art facilities.
Distance: Lavasa is around 65 km from Pune and approximately 190 km from Mumbai
How to get there: Driving down to Lavasa is the best option. If you are travelling from Pune, go via Paud Road and Temghar-Lavasa Road. Coming from Mumbai, travel via Bangalore-Mumbai Highway/Mumbai Highway/Mumbai-Pune Highway.
Things to Experience in Lavasa: There’s something for everyone here! For all you adventure junkies, try rock climbing, pontoon boat rides and rappelling. For the health-conscious, take a walk to the beautiful Temghar Dam. Also, if you are into trekking, there are many options to choose from.
When it comes to shopping, try the local bazaar. Looking to take back souvenirs? Bamboosa is a great place to shop for items and artifacts made from bamboo.
When the rain plays spoilsport, opt for golf at the indoor course at Pitch & Putt Golf facility.
Unwind at the Karvi Spa at Davsino Country Club