Pawna Lake Camping, is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Maharashtra. 25 kilometers from Lonavala, located near Mumbai and Pune, Pawna Lake Camping attracts nearly 4000 guests every weekend. The flow of Lake water is serene, urging you to step on the sand of Pawna Lake, and the breeze is soothing. There are a lot of historical forts, like Lohaga, Tikona and Tung, related to great warriors, to visit near the lake. The view of the lake is ravishing, situated in the center of Sahyadris. Pawna Lake camping is one of the quick weekend getaways and is considered one of the best camping destinations in Maharashtra. You can also enjoy swimming in Pawna Lake.
How To Reach Pawna Lake Camping
To reach Pawna Lake location, you have to first reach Pune railway station. From Pune railway station, you take a train for Kamshet. After reaching Kamshet railway station, you hire a jeep to Pawna Lake location. By road, it’s 54.4 km long from Pune to Pawna Lake location by NH 48. Or, you can go via Mumbai-Pune Highway which is 55.1 km long. It takes approximately one and a hour to reach Pawna Lake location. From Mumbai, you have to reach Lonawala by express train. From Lonawala, you have to hire a private jeep to Pawna Lake. The jeep charge is around 1200-1500 rupees one way. Dhudikhiware Khind route is the shortest route from Mumbai but road conditions are not good.
Best Time To Visit Pawna Lake
Pawna Lake is open to visitors for the entire year. The temperature here is generally hot for all 12 months. If you love a clear sky and pleasant atmosphere, just after the last rain will be a good time to visit. The temperature would be relatively lower because of rain. With the rainy season over, there would be no anxieties of rain and you can enjoy outdoor activities like riding, playing sports etc. The winter season is from November till February in this region. Or you could just sit and enjoy watching the beauty in peaceful and lush filled greenery. But if you don’t mind getting drenched in rain, monsoon can be the best time for you to enjoy Pawna Lake Camping. During summers, months of April and May can be intense with temperatures going to 40 degree celcius. Its better to go trekking in the morning, because mornings are relatively cooler.
Pawna Lake Camping Price
Pawna Lake Camping price for couples is going to be around 1600 to 1800 rupees for two days and one night. Generally the price is 800 to 900 rupees per person.Pawna Lake Camping price is based on accommodation provided. On the first day, you arrive at the beautiful Pawna Lake location, and check-in at your tent. In the evening enjoy your time at the campfire with music playing on. Then dinner is served, cooked by a local cook. On the second day, enjoy your morning with tea/coffee and breakfast. Pawna Lake Camping price is also based on your type of stay. Mostly you would be staying in swiss tents on multiple sharing basis.
Things To Carry
Whether monsoons are over or not it’s better to go prepared and ready. Bring raincoats and rainproof jackets to stay warm and dry throughout your trip. Keep high quality rainy shoes to protect your nice shoes from getting dirty with mud. Also bring rainproof cover for your bag. Don’t forget to bring your medicine in your pockets. Ensure you have locks for your bag and always bring a first aid box with you. Keep other travel accessories like hats/caps, sunglasses (as during the day sun is very shiny here), sunscreen lotion, water bottle, camera, personal toiletries etc. Keep an LED flashlight as it’s necessary for travel during the night. Mosquito repeller is necessary as the region is generally wet which is the cause for a lot of mosquitoes.
Places To Visit
1.Visit The ShindeWadi Hills
ShindeWadi hills is one of the enjoyable hills in Kamshet to walk upon and enjoy the cool breeze. The hills are at a height of 200 feet where you can enjoy the beautiful sunrise. There is a peaceful environment around the hills as you explore the beautiful place.
2.Visit The Temple Of Kondeshwar
The temple of Kondeshwar which is located in a dense forest, is dedicated to Lord Shiva. An adventurous journey through the dense forests leads to the temple of Kondeshwar. This temple has a beautiful architecture and astonishing beauty and design.
Dudhiware waterfall is very near to Pawna Lake. The waterfall is 135 feet high. A thrilling adventure can be enjoyed here by rappelling, zipline, and valley crossing. The scenery of the waterfall is milky and exquisite.
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