Kune Falls

Best Waterfalls in Lonavala

There is no one who doesn't like seeing a majestic waterfall cascading as though from the heavens and spraying cool, clean water onto the earth. It gets even better if it creates a pool at the bottom, where you can take a refreshing dip and wash away all your exhaustion. Here is a compilation of the top 5 Lonavala waterfalls that you just have to explore while you're in town!

Kune Waterfalls

Easily the best waterfall destination at this hill station, Kune Falls, is a three-tiered beauty of a waterfall that peaks at 200 m. Located in the Lonavala - Khandala valley, Kune Falls bags the record of being the 14th highest waterfall in India. Abound with rich greenery, and enhanced by the visuals of the Sahyadris in the background, take a dip in the shallow pool and be assured of a day well spent!

Kune Falls

Reverse Waterfall

A reverse waterfall is caused due to strong winds at the point where the water falls down, carrying it upwards and creating the visual of water flowing against gravity. This natural phenomenon is not an easy find and there are only a handful of such waterfalls that can be found in the world, let alone in India! Reverse Waterfall, Lonavala is one among them. Located in the Canyon Valley (also known as Sandhan Valley), this unique site is a must-visit if you're ever staying in Lonavala.

Kataldhar Waterfall

If you're searching for a spot that is not crowded and takes effort to reach, then Kataldhar Waterfall, Lonavala is your answer. Trek (3-4 km) to this site, located around 11 km from the town, and feast your eyes on the spectacle in front, from the base of this majestic falls. The best time to visit here is during the monsoon season. There is an eye-shaped cave near this location where you can sit and witness the water cascading through the mouth of the cave, a truly surreal experience!

Kataldhar Waterfall
Water Rappelling

Madap Waterfall

Want to take your adventures to the next level? Then Madap Waterfall is the choice for you! The trail that leads to this spot itself is unexplored. You will have to hike along rice fields and forests to reach your destination. Once you reach, there are three things waiting for you - the first obviously being the grand waterfall, the second is the natural pool at the base of the falls, and the third is the water rappelling adventure that dares your inner fears to be conquered!

Lonavala Lake

Waterfall Situated near Bhushi Dam, Lonavala Lake Waterfall is an escape into nature's bosom. Trek downhill from the parking spot on the trail, weave your way carefully above the rocks and boulders with water flowing between and reach your goal. Since it is a popular picnic spot near Lonavala, the place is lined with snack shops and eateries, ensuring a pleasant getaway.


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