Five Romantic Weekend Road Trips Near Pune

Over the last few years, Pune has emerged as a romantic place to visit in India. The places near it are lively, fun and romantic. There are many things to see near Pune like reservoirs, restaurants, and the hill stations which are very suitable to explore with their partner.

In such a busy life, no one has the time to enjoy. So, during the weekends, one can take the pleasure of going on a romantic trip. If you are in Mumbai and are seeking a romantic getaway this weekend, then head to Pune.

There are many hotels in Pune where you can stay at, and then visit the picturesque places around, which will make your romantic trip memorable. Here are some of the romantic weekend road trips to take near Pune.

  • Lonavala

Lonavala can be called as the ‘queen of romanticism’ near Pune. Its surroundings and climate make it a perfect romantic location to visit during weekends. Its beauty and tranquility draw couples from different places to visit here. Here you can plan a picnic at places like the Lonavala Lake, Rajmachi Point, Valvan Dam, Karla Caves, Lohagad Fort, and Bhushi Dam. The best way to reach is by car, driving down the Pune-Mumbai Expressway. The distance of Lonavala from Pune is 70 km. So you can plan a single-day trip to this place easily.

  • Mulshi Dam 

Mulshi has lush greenery, serene-flowing streams, and pleasant weather, which make your day a memorable one. This place is best known for Mulshi Dam and the breathtaking view of the Mulshi Valley. You can reach the place by car; it is just 50 km to the west of Pune. Engage in boating and sightseeing with your loved one for a memorable weekend.

  • Khandala

Khandala is the twin hill station of Lonavala, and it is best for organizing a one-day road trip. It is 70 km in the West of Pune, and adorned with a beautiful view of the Western Ghats. Khandala is beautifully located in the foothills of Sahyadris and comes to life with the onset of monsoon. A long walk in the company of nature and amazing views is what you can experience this weekend at Khandala.

  • Lavasa

Lavasa is counted amongst the hill stations which are man-made and popular amongst the love-birds flocking down here from different places of India as well as abroad. Scenic hills, high fountains, musical light, and bridges add to the mysticism of Lavasa, thereby attracting people to this place.  Apart from this, there are many water sports facilities along Mutha river like boating. Located at 60 km to the west of Pune, this city gives a resemblance to Italian City with Terraced and Colorful Houses, etc.

  • Panchgani

Panchgani, a scenic hill station, is 100 km in the South from Pune. People find it amongst the best picnic spots because of the tourist attractions like Sydney Point, Tabla Land, Devil’s Kitchen, and Parsi Point. Besides the sightseeing and picnic, people find it romantic for its serene view-point. Here you can stand hand-in-hand with your partner and think about the good times.

So, what are you waiting for? Take your car, or book one of the Delhi to Pune flights and visit any of these places this weekend for a mesmerizing romantic getaway.