Day 1 : Arrival in Mumbai | Transfer from Mumbai to Alibaug
Upon reaching Mumbai, transfer to Alibaug, which is a coastal town situated in the Raigad district.
The history of this place dates back to 17th century, when it was established by Sarkhel Kanhoji Aangre, who was the chief of naval army of Chhatrapati Shivaji’s kingdom. In recent years, this place became famous as people started coming here for holidays. With a number of places of interest, this place witnesses a surge of hordes of visitors.
On reaching Alibaug, transfer to the hotel and relax for some time. Thereafter, proceed towards the Alibaug beach to spend some quality time over here. Later, visit the Alibaug Fort that is situated on a rock island. Built by Chhatrapati Shivaji, this fort served as the base for the Maratha naval army.
After visiting the fort, come back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Drive 30 km to reach the scenic Kashid Beach, which lies on the Arabian Sea. With a 3 km-long coastline, this place is ideal to indulge in various water sports. Later, retreat to the hotel in Alibaug, for a comfortable overnight stay.
Check-out from the hotel and embark on a journey towards Lonavala, a scenic hill town in the Pune district. This picturesque hill station is famous for producing for a hard candy called ‘Chikki’. A popular destination for sightseeing and pleasant holidays, this place receives hordes of tourists all across the year, especially in the vacation season.
On reaching Lonavala, check-in at the hotel and relax for some time. Spend the afternoon leisurely by exploring the surroundings of the hotel and enjoying hotel facilities. In the evening, visit the sunset point in Khandala, the twin hill station of Lonavala. Behold the scenic view of the sunset from this place and capture it in your camera.
Later, come back to the hotel in Lonavala and stay overnight.
Go for an excursion tour to Karla Caves and Lonavala Lake.
Karla Caves are an ancient complex of rock-cut caves of Buddhists. Protected by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), these shrines were developed between 2nd century BC to 2nd century AD and 5th century AD to 10th century. Lonavala Lake is a popular attraction, where you can spend some peaceful time and enjoy the surrounding beauty.
After visiting these attractions, head to the Della Adventure, which is one of the biggest adventure parks of the country. Here, you can enjoy varied adventure activities.
In the evening, come back to the hotel for an overnight stay.