Adventurous Things To Do In Lonavala • Located in the foothills of the mighty Sahyadri Mountains, Lonavala is one of the best hill stations in western India. • The picturesque town is the most preferred getaways for the folks from Mumbai and Pune, especially over the weekend. • People head towards this abode of natural abundance to escape the constant hustle and bustle of cities that make life extremely stressful. • Apart from its lush green mountains, this beautiful valley is also famous for adventure sports. • In fact, Lonavala is considered as a heaven for adventure junkies for several reasons.
Top 5 Adventurous Things To Do In Lonavala • Swoop Swing • Dirt Bike • Trekking & Hiking • Camping • Paragliding
Swoop Swing • Swoop Swing is one of the most loved thrilling activities across the globe, and has embraced the Indian shores not very long ago. • Lonavala is one of the very few places in the whole country to offer this sport, which makes it even more exciting. • You can enjoy Swoop Swing at Della Adventure Park, India’s most premium adventure theme park. • You will find some of the most exciting things to do in Lonavala, as it has become a sacred place for adventure enthusiasts. • Also, the Swoop Swing at Della is the highest swinging in the country at a whopping 100ft.
Dirt Bike • Motocross madness is something which excites a lot of bikers from the city, and if you’re one of them, Lonavala will overwhelm you completely. • There are a lot of places where you can ride these mean machines, however, you will find professional grade quarter litre Yamaha and Honda only at Della. • Gear up and wreak havoc on the mud and slush filled dirt track. As you keep ringing the throttle hard, you will feel a continuous rush of adrenaline in your body.
Trekking & Hiking • Being a hilly terrain, Lonavala is also a perfect place for engaging in mountain sports like hiking and trekking. • There are a number of spots spread across the region from where you can trek upwards on the hilltops, or if you want, keep exploring the wilderness. • Hiking on the multiple expansive forts like Rajmachi and Lohagad can also be a great thrilling experience in itself. • Howbeit, do carry enough water and electrolytes, as the journey in the wild can be long and challenging.
Camping • Camping is probably the most preferred adventure activity in the world as it lets you experience living in the wild, and realize what life could have been for the early humans. • You will find a number of camping service providers near the Tungarli Lake, where you can spend the night enjoy sizzling barbecue dishes, playing games like dumb charades, karaoke singing, truth and dare etc. • Also you can enjoy some heavy activities, too, like a treasure hunt.
Paragliding • Paragliding is a heart-pumping activity which lets you challenge the fear of heights inside you, sail over the mountains, and witness the true beauty of the Western Ghats. • You can enjoy paragliding at Kamshet, which is just a few kilometres away from Lonavala. It is also one of the few places in the country that offer this sport.