Know About splendid, eventful Weekend Vacation at Picturesque Khandala – Maharashtra : Khandala Tour and Travel Guide

Khandala popular week end hangout of citizens of Mumbai and Pune is situated at one end of Bhor Ghat, a major ghat from the highly picturesque Western Ghat. The city is also a popular travel destination among the adventure and hiking lovers.  Khandala, the city blessed with abundance of natural beauty is among the most visited places and famous hill station of Maharashtra state.

Adequate and comfortable accommodation facilities, easy accessibility, Beautiful Hills, Deep Green Valleys, fascinating Lakes, Historic Forts, mesmerising truly picturesque Waterfalls and above all refreshing cool healthy environment have turned Khandala into dream travel destination and Ideal Health Resort.

Khandala hotels are as comfortable as you find one at Mumbai or Pune. In the recent times city is also gaining popularity as the rainy resort as there are many water falls around the city. Being the best Summer holiday destination is South Maharashtra and Konkan visitors are advised to be sure about the confirmation of hotel room booking during the peak summer days. Here at Khandala you can enjoy traditional Maharashtrian food along with Indian, Chinese, Gujarati and Jain cuisines.

For the citizens of Mumbai and Pune Khandala is favorite family picnic spot and hangout for weekend vacations.

Vital Tourist Information : Khandala

Location : Khandala is located on the slopes of beautiful Sahyadiri Mountain range in the western area of Maharashtra state.

Near By City : Pune & Mumbai

State : Maharashtra [India]

Famous as / For : Refreshing healthy atmosphere and Waterfalls - Family Picnic Spot

Weather & Climate : Climate of Khandala remains pleasant through out the year even during the June - September, months of heavy rains people visit for mesmerising waterfalls.

Temperature : Summer : Max. 35° C Min. 20°C Winter : Max. 30°C Min. 10°C

Best Time to Visit : October - May is the tourist season for the Khandala but October - November and April - May months are the peak for Khandala tourism industry.

Spoken Languages : Marathi - Hindi - English

Dining / Food Facility : Visitors can enjoy traditional Maharashtrian food along with Indian, Chinese, Gujarati and Jain cuisines during the Khandala tour.

Shopping / Tour Souvenir : Jams, product of cottage industry of Khandala is prime item purchased by tourist as souvenir of Khandala tour.

Tourist Spots/Attraction : Amruntanjan point - Bhushi Lake - Duke's Nose - Karla & Bhaja Caves - Kune Falls - Monkey Hill - Rajmachi Park - Ryewood - Sakur Plateau - Shivaji Park - Tiger's Leap - Walvan lake

How To Reach Khandala Maharashtra [India]

Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station : Khandala is located on Mumbai - Pune main rail route and almost all trains halt at Khandala railway station. Local trains also ply between Khandala and Pune.

Road Travel / Bus Route : Khandala have good connecting roads. It takes hardly four hours to reach Khandala from Mumbai via Mumbai Bangalore highway. Buses ply at regular interval from Pune, Kolhapur, Satara and other Maharashtra cities for Khandala.

Air Travel / Nearest Airport : Khandala is not on the air travel map of India. Pune [about 70km] is the nearest airport for the domestic flights.