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Top 5 Road Trip Destinations: Explore the Best of Pune

Embark on a journey of discovery and adventure as you explore the vibrant city of Pune. Be amused by breathtaking surroundings with the convenience and freedom of rental cars. Whether you’re a history enthusiast, a nature lover, or simply seeking an escape from the city’s hustle and bustle, these top 5 road trip destinations are sure to captivate your senses and leave you with unforgettable memories.


  1. Lonavala: A beautiful hill station surrounded by Green Valleys. It is one of the most visited hill stations in Maharashtra. The name Lonavala came from the Sanskrit word “Lonavil”, which means “many caves”. Experience the thrill of ancient Buddhist shrines carved out of the rock like Karla caves and Bhaja caves.


  1. Khandala: Khandala and Lonavala are called the Twin Hill Stations. In the lap of the Western Ghats, it offers a refreshing treat to the mind and soul. With serene lakes, lush green valleys, these hill stations are a perfect gateway for people exhausted from the city’s hustle and bustle. Experience the thrill of Rental Cars through winding roads, and make sure to stop at viewpoints like Tiger Point and Rajmachi Point, that will leave you in awe.


  1. Mahabaleshwar: Also called “The Strawberry Paradise”, covered with valleys from all around. It’s known for its strawberry farms and pleasant climate. This hill station boasts stunning viewpoints like Arthur’s Seat and Kate’s Point, which provide breathtaking views of the Sahyadri mountain range.


  1. Matheran: It is the smallest but most captivating hill station near Mumbai. It is Asia’s Only Automobile-Free Hill Station for a unique road trip experience. Park your rental car at the designated point and Enjoy the tranquility of the lush forests, serene lakes, and stunning viewpoints.


  1. Lavasa: Lavasa is located at a distance of about 65 km from Pune. It is a beautifully planned hill station surrounded by the majestic Western Ghats. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of this hill station, breathe in the fresh mountain air, and relish the stunning views.


Drive through scenic routes adorned with lush vegetation, and explore attractions like Table Land, which is one of Asia’s largest volcanic plateaus. Embarking on a road trip to these top 5 destinations around Pune not only allows you to discover the region’s natural wonders but also provides you with the flexibility and comfort of exploring at your own pace. With rental cars as your companions, you can make the most of your journey, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

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