4 days in Pune District & Amboli Itinerary

4 days in Pune District & Amboli Itinerary

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Make it your trip
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Lonavala
— 1 day
Drive
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Amboli
— 1 night
Drive
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Pune
— 2 nights
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Lonavala

— 1 day
The hill station of Lonavala has developed into a resort town popular with Mumbai and Pune residents.
On the 10th (Fri), find something for the whole family at Della Adventure Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Lonavala attractions planner.

New Delhi to Lonavala is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. While traveling from New Delhi, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Lonavala, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Amboli.

Things to do in Lonavala

Theme Parks
Highlights from your trip

Amboli

— 1 night
Amboli is a hill station in south Maharashtra, India. On the 11th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at Amboli Water Falls and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Amboli.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Amboli online route planner.

Drive from Lonavala to Amboli in 7 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in September, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pune.

Things to do in Amboli

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Pune

— 2 nights

Oxford of the East

Pune has long enjoyed a reputation as a center of culture and commerce, with many dynastic rulers making the town central to their regional plans in the centuries before the British Raj.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Balaji Mandir and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary and then explore the historical opulence of Sinhagad Fort.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Pune online holiday maker.

You can drive from Amboli to Pune in 6.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Pune

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Pune District travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Theme Parks · Castles
Pune is situated in Maharashtra state of India. Pune city is the district headquarters. In the most recent census on 2011, the total population of the district was 9,426,959, making it the fourth most populous district in India . Urban population comprises 58.08% of the total population. The current population of Pune urban agglomerate is over 5 million.HistoryPlaces in Pune district have a long history.The town of Junnar and the Buddhist caves at Karla have history dating more than two thousand years ago.There also records of visitors to Junnar in 1400s.The area was under islamic rule from 13th 17th century.From 17th century, the Marathas under Shivaji laid the foundation of an independent kingdom in the Pune district area.Peshwas, the de facto rulers of the vastly expanded Maratha empire set up their head quarters in Pune and turned that into a large city.The city and the district became part of the British empire in the 19th century.Many of the early Indian Nationalists and Marathi social reformers came from the city.Ancient and Medieval HistorySince Pune district borders the Western ghat,it formed on the trade route that links the ports of western India or more specifically of Konkan with Deccan interiors.places like Junnar have been an important trading and political center for the last two millennia. The first mention of Junnar comes the Greco -Roman travellers from the first millennium, The Karla Caves are also located close to the Western ghat near a major ancient trade route, running eastward from the Arabian Sea into the Deccan.They are a complex of ancient Indian Buddhist rock-cut cave shrines located in Karli near Lonavala. The shrines were developed over the period – from the 2nd century BC to the 5th century AD. The oldest of the cave shrines is believed to date back to 160 BC, having arisen n Many traders and Satvahana rulers made grants for construction of these caves. Buddhists, having become identified with commerce and manufacturing through their early association with traders, tended to locate their monastic establishments in natural geographic formations close to major trade routes so as to provide lodging houses for travelling traders.

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