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Khandala

Distance

68 Kms

Best Season

October - May

Overview

Khandala is a hill station in the Western Ghats, about 3 kilometres from Lonavala. Famous spot for family vacations, honeymoon and couple hang outs. The Mumbai-Pune Expressway, the main link between the major cities of Mumbai and Pune, passes through Khandala. Due to the ease of accessibility from nearby cities, Khandala is a common area for hiking. During monsoons it becomes a natural paradise.

Attractions

Duke's Nose (12.8 km)

Duke's Nose, also known as 'Nagfani' is named after Duke Wellington, who had a pointed nose resembling the cliff which offers a panoramic view of Khandala and the Bhor Ghat.

Amrutanjan Point

Amrutanjan point is yet another point located high up in Khandala. It provides excellent view of the places nearby. The point is a well suited location for an enormous sight of the valley as well as the Duke's Nose.

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