How to Reach KhandalaA small hill station in the Western Ghats of Maharashtra, Khandala is an enchanting location for adventure activities, photography and weekend trips. Salubrious climate and heavy rain accompanied by drop in temperature during monsoon turn Khandala all the more captivating. Owing to its easy accessibility from Mumbai and Pune, more and more tourists have started flocking in. Rajmachi Fort, Duke's Nose and Karla and Bhaja Cave are some must visit attractions here.
How to Reach Khandala by Air
Khandala does not have its own airport. Lohegaon Airport in Pune is its nearest airport. Almost all major domestic airlines connect Pune with important Indian cities. One can board a flight till Pune from anywhere in India and then hire a local cab or bus to reach Khandala. Mumbai International Airport is the other nearest airport to Khandala.
How to Reach Khandala by Road
Khandala can be reached via Mumbai-Pune Expressway and NH 4. Roads to Khandala is well maintained and ensures a comfortable drive. Apart from drive, Maharashtra State Transport has regular bus service to and from Khandala. Various luxury and non-luxury buses are also run by private operators in this route.
How to Reach Khandala by Rail
Khandala has its own station and quite a number of south bound trains from Mumbai halt here. Lonavala is another nearest station to Khandala which is connected by regular train service from Mumbai and Pune. From there passengers can hire local buses or taxis to reach Khandala.
How to reach Khandala by Air
Pune is the nearest domestic airport which is situated at a distance of about 66 km from Khandala. Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, is the nearest major international airport which is situated at a distance of about 110 km from Khandala. There are regular flights from both Mumbai and Pune for several other major cities of the country.
How to reach Khandala by Rail
Lonavala is the nearest railway station from Khandala. Pune is another major railway station from where tourists can easily board the train.
How to reach Khandala by Road
MSRTC (Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation) as well as private buses provide luxurious as well as comfortable range of bus services for the customers. Picturesque landscapes and lush greenery makes this place a paradise for viewers. Pune (68km), Mumbai (83km) are connected to Khandala via road.
Best SeasonAll through the year
LANGUAGESMarathi, Hindi and English