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A waterfall over rock-cut caves over a hill. Top that!

Best season to visit: July or August. Ideally, a month or so after the rains kick in (if you want... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
El Dorado in the jungle

Somehow, the State of Maharashtra does such a poor job of projecting its stunning beauty and... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
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Karjat | Near Kondivade Village, Raigad, India
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All reviews during rainy season half hr great trek central line be careful getting wet plastic bottles st bus scenic beauty rajmachi sculptures buddhist grip shoes stupa track jungle
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Best season to visit: July or August. Ideally, a month or so after the rains kick in (if you want to see the waterfalls in all its splendor) Best day to visit: Weekdays (If you wish to avoid crowds). Visiting it during Ganesh Chaturthi may...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank PrashantS2047
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Somehow, the State of Maharashtra does such a poor job of projecting its stunning beauty and cultural heritage. The Ulhas Valley is magical in the monsoons with the river meandering across and stunning vistas and hidden forts all around. No road signs giving any direction...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Anand R
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Request : Please do not litter the place. People go up with packet of chips and plastic bottles and keep all there. Carry a garbage bag and bring your left over back and if possible collect the ones you see on the way. Let's keep...More

Date of experience: July 2017
9  Thank CaptSantoshRane
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Kondana caves,nearest station is Karjat on central line.It will take around half hr by rickshaw from Karjat St. , I also saw an ST bus on the way which was coming from Kharjat Deport.From the base it is 45 min walk to the caves.On the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Tony_Chacko
Reviewed 1 October 2017

one of the best attraction of maharashtra. love to be here. too old caves are there. everyone should visit once.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank AniketB155
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

It is an easy trek. You don't have to do any hard climb to make it to the caves. It is an old Buddist cave. A nearby place to visit from lonavala. The best part going in the monsoon is we do get to experience...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank parthiba1993
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Hello everyone, If you r planning to visit kondana caves during monsoon then u r on d right track.. It's best to visit during monsoon as there is not one but mall of waterfalls 😊. so surely u'll njy. To reach Der one has to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
4  Thank amrutas63
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Very lovely place to trek . This trek passes through jungle which consists lots of waterfall and nature beauty . Very good caves with waterfall after trek is there. Only 45 min is sufficient to reach the caves.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Arpitgupta25
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Kondana Caves or Kondane Caves is a Nationally Protected Monument (by Archaeological Survey of India). The path to the same is adventurous. We started in the morning and it took about 35 min to reach the caves. It's a very small place but one gets...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank SunnyForYou25
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Trekked from the base villgae of the caves upto Rajmachi village -- about 3 hours fairly strenuos but easy. On the way in the early part come these caves. Has its own abandoned lonely beauty. A bit desolate. Not much elaborate sculpture inside but at...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Ruta S
21 December 2017|
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Response from CaptSantoshRane | Reviewed this property |
Some villagers offer home stay. Or you have raddisson Blu also
15 July 2017|
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Response from Arpitgupta25 | Reviewed this property |
Not so difficult trek. Simple walking there and precaution should be some slippery area there. Very easy to reach there, jungle trek so you can take support from trees and rocks.