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Ekvira Devi Temple

Karle, Lonavala, India
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A nice peaceful place

On the way to Lonavala, you come across this holy temple situated at on a hill. Buses halt at the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ron r
very beautiful

It is a very beautiful temple located on the outskirts of pune. very mesmerising experience really... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
shweta m
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Chandigarh, India
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“karla caves” (49 reviews)
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Karle, Lonavala, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the way to Lonavala, you come across this holy temple situated at on a hill. Buses halt at the foot and its fun to walk towards the temple. Ekvira Devi is considered to be the deity of fisherman community who are present all over...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a very beautiful temple located on the outskirts of pune. very mesmerising experience really enjoyed visiting this place a lot.

Thank shweta m
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Reviewed March 2, 2018

The temple itself is very small, built next to the Karla caves. Not sure if there is any history attached with the temple. The locals aren't aware of any historical significance. It can easily be skipped.

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Reviewed February 23, 2018

The temple reminds you of the mini vaishnodevi trip where you have to endleessly walk to get the divine pleasure. The temple is surrounded by Kalra Caves, which has beautiful engravings. However, there is poor maintenance of the whole place which can certainly add to...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2018

Temple near karla caves so you get both historical and divine experiences together. Very well managed and neat and clean temple. It was divine experience to visit temple

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

It is always difficult when you have to "Rate" places of worship. But I am only mentioning about the surroundings and not about the temple. Maintenance could be better. Also people need to learn to keep our cultural and religious places clean

Thank Pras_MT
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

1st time ever visited this place but never thought it would be such a beautiful place covered all round with greenary and scenic beauty. Divine goddess and the local people are also very much helpful.

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Reviewed December 30, 2017

Like most other temple envira devi temple is top of a hill situated around 30 kms from Khalapur Toll and, take around an hour and a half to get here. There is also a temple at the foothills to suffice devotion of the ones with...More

Thank Raj1Traveler
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Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful temple located on top of the hill. The trek is not difficult, the stairs are quite well maintained. Lots of shops on the way. The idol in the temple is very beautiful. We had to wait in que as it was navaratri. Near to...More

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Reviewed November 13, 2017

The place used to be a yearly destination for us. Gradually year over year it degraded and the climb became trickier. Efforts are made to improve the stairs and the overall climb but given the constant crowd it may be a herculean task. The temple...More

Thank Shreyas S
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ankurchawathe1
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Pradyad | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any board for timing, however before going i checked the timings on net (ixigo) and it was 5am to 9pm. i hope this will be helpfull. Thanks
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Divyang P
January 1, 2017|
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Response from MANMOHAN-MUMBAI | Reviewed this property |
No Rope way, you can drive up to middle of hill., park the car and then to staircase, foods and refreshment you have options available on the way from small shops, better to have in Lonavala highway, 15-20 minutes away from... More
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