Lonar Lake

Why?
  • World's 3rd largest Crater Lake ( Almost Circular )
  • Formed due to a meteorite impact about 50000 years ago.
  • Salt water lake + World Heritage Site.
  • Change of water color from turquoise to parrot green .
  • Surrounding valley is a heavenly abode of birds like flamingo, moorhen and peacock.
  • Local belief : Lonar Devi resides here and she resists any kind of construction work near the lake. So a traditional rock path without any handrails will take you to the crater.
  • Temples scattered all around the rim of the lake are 800 to 1000 years old.
Location:
  • 77  kms from buldhana  district headquarters

  •  

    3.6 kms from Lonar locality

Timing
  • Sunrise to Sunset
Entrance Fee
  • FREE entry
Restaurants nearby
  • Sharma Bhojanalaya (4.7 kms)

  • Local eateries.

Gallery
Customise with Holiday Plans!