Lavasa is the first planned tourist city of India. Located near the picturesque Western Ghats, the view from the place is spectacular. The lush green landscapes and scenic hills make this the most preferred weekend spot for people of Mumbai and Pune.
Along with wonderful sightseeing options, you can also indulge in adventure sports activities in Lavasa. It is an enjoyable retreat if you want to take a break from the hectic schedule of your life. You can unwind with your family and friends to have a great time.
You can book a luxury villa in Lavasa to experience the finest luxuries of the place. You can also book a bungalow in Lavasa for the weekend if you want to explore the place and have some amazing time.
Lavasa is a leisure holiday spot amidst the beauty of nature, which makes it one of the best weekend getaways from Mumbai. With mesmerizing views and enchanting days & nights, you’ll lose your heart to this place for sure.
History of Lavasa
Being the first planned city of India, Lavasa is a 30 billion crore project and was a dream of a high profile billionaire Ajit Gulabchand. Its the city that was built with urbanized and modern lifestyle development concept.
Lavasa boasts of best infrastructure with all the modern amenities that attract tourists from all over India. It was developed in two different phases. But, the city has townships, schools, parks, and business areas.
Lavasa was developed with the concept of private stay. In fact, people who needed privacy would book bungalows in Lavasa to spend some quiet time. Well, it is still the same and you can also visit the place if you want to spend some quiet time away from city life.
Covering around 25,000 acres of land and 7 hills, Lavasa is an amazing blend of natural beauty and great infrastructure.
Lavasa rightly offers you the blend of every cuisine. You can get a mix of north and south flavours in Lavasa. In snacking options, you can have chats that are available with spice mixes and chutneys. Hari Matar ki chat is famous if you like a savoury taste of spicy and sweet.
If you are a non-veg, you can savour the authentic taste of Rawa fish fry and prawn curry. The delightful taste of these dishes will leave a melting taste in your mouth. If you have a sweet tooth, you can savour the delicious taste of American delights.
From ice-creams to pies, you’ll not be able to choose from amazing sweet options available in Lavasa. You can also try the authentic taste of breakfast buffets and soups in Lavasa. There is a multi-cuisine restaurant that is near the lake. You get a splendid view from the place while enjoying your favourite delicacies.
If you are a foodie, then you must visit the promenade. Its a paradise for food lovers with beautiful interiors and exteriors. You must visit the lake-shore water sport that offers many adventurous water sports activities like Jet-ski and Kayaking.
You can also visit the famous Tikona Fort to get a better insight into the history of the place. The vortex splash pad is an ideal place for all the adventure lovers. Varasgoan is a place that offers you a serene environment with breezy air. You can also enjoy a picnic near the place.
You can book a bungalow in Lavasa if you want to enjoy a pet-friendly getaway with your family, pets and friends. Temghar Dam is a place that offers you some splendid views of Lavasa. There is also a special segway ride in Lavasa that you can enjoy with your friends.
If you are planning a trip to Lavasa, book a farmhouse in Lavasa outskirts. You’ll be able to locally explore the place. Lavasa is an ideal place for weekends, so you can have a whale of a time with your loved ones.