4 Destinations for a Day Trip Near Pune

Sometimes, a day trip is enough to break the monotonous routine and give you the much-needed change. It is also a great way to explore areas near your city without spending too much money. And if you are living in Pune, there are many amazing places which are just a couple of hours away. AHA Taxis list four places you can visit for a day trip near Pune

1) Lonavaladay trip near Pune

Located at a distance of 65 Km from Pune, Lonavala is just an hour drive from the city. You can start early in the morning to avoid the city traffic and reach early. Once you reach here, you can choose to have a lazy picnic near Bushy dam or explore the various tourist attractions like Tiger’s point, Karla Caves, etc. You can leave after sunset and reach back Pune by night.

2) Mahabaleshwar

day trip near Pune

Located in Satara district at a distance of 120 Km from Pune, Mahabaleshwar is a picturesque valley that gets enveloped by a carpet of greenery during monsoons. Needle Hole Point, Wilson Point, Arthur’s seat, etc are many beautiful destinations visiting which will take your day by breeze.

And you can book a one-way trip or return trip from AHA Taxis at affordable rates depending upon your needs.

3) Lavasa

day trip near Pune

At mere 57 Kms away, the lake city is perfect for a day trip near Pune. You can go out with your family or spend time with your friends cycling around the city. You can spend the day boating or try adventure sports like rock climbing, zorbing or zip lining. The lake city is perfect for even those who wish to spend a leisure day sitting and chit-chatting with their partners.

4) Rajmachi

day trip near Pune

At a distance of 78 Kms from Pune, this small village in Sahayadri range is perfect for a day trip near Pune. Rajmachi Fort with two fortified structures called Shrivadhan and Manaranjan Fort is quite popular among tourists and hikers who trek up to here sometimes even starting from Lonavala. Come rains and the village gets a new life with lush greenery and sprawling waterfalls. Leave early from both ends to reach on time.

Apart from these, you can also visit Mumbai, Khandala, Panchgani, Lohagarh fort, etc for a day picnic with your family. Once out on a day trip, you will realize, you don’t always need lot of time and money to get a vacation. Sometimes, an outing of few hours is enough to keep you recharged. Until you can manage to go out for a long holiday.

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Arayan Kummar Sharma

Arayan Kummar Sharma is Cofounder of AHA Taxis and CMO.

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3 Responses

  1. viraj says:

    Mahabaleshwar is one of my favorite place near Pune, its best hill station near Pune & Mumbai. You can easily travel over there and if you Rent a car pune its more convenient to travel.

  2. ramakrishnan says:

    Lavasa is the best place to visit in monsoon. It is perfect destination for weekend gateways.

  3. Priya Singh says:

    Hey, I am so glad to read your thoughts because I really enjoyed reading this. The way you explain your travel experience is truly awesome.

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