If there is one place that washes all your worries away with its monsoon rain, it is Lonavala. The jewel of the Sahaydri ranges, Lonavala defines and displays natural beauty in all its glory. Monsoons add charm to this alluring hill station, increasing its heavenliness manifolds.
It lures tons of adventure junkies with its gamut of thrilling activities - waterfall rappelling, trekking, and camping. Karla, Bhedsa and Bhaja caves are must-visit spots here. The place holds an interesting history of rule under the Mughals, the Marathas, and the Peshwas one after the other.
While you are there, don't forget to indulge in the different flavours of chikki, a local hard candy and a must-have to take away from the place. The perfect union of dry fruits such as peanuts and cashews with the sweet jaggery in slabs of crunchy goodness, it can take you back in place and time with every glorious nibble. The array of oregional chikkis from the local, authentic Maganlal has become quite a hallmark of quality and taste.
If you can't wait to feel the freshness of Lonavala air, order your favourite chikki on SaleBhai right away and dig in.