Explore India onefivenine
    How To Reach    |    Where to stay    |    Weather and Temperature    |    Share Your Experience    |   
     Junnar is an ancient cave city which is situated in the Aurangabad district. It is a popular place for the Buddhists. Shivneri fort, which is the birth place of Shivaji Maharaj is located close to this city. It is the house of some spectacular Ghats like Darya Ghat,  Nane Ghat, Malshej Ghat.  Tulija Lena and Ganesh Lena are the popular among the 3 groups of caves. These caves were discovered between 2nd Century B.C and 3rd Century A.D.
    Out of the 8 Ashtavinayak temples 2 are located in Junnar in Lenyari and Ozar. It is also famous for Khireshwar temple and Kukadeshwar temple. It is also famous for its beautiful hill ranges and dams. Due to its exotic scenic beauty and excellent climate many bollywood movies are shot here.
   This place is close to Mumbai and Pune.

                                               PLACES TO VISIT

Tulija Lena Caves:  In this caves, The Chaitya hall is extraordinary and significant. The ceiling is in the form of circular dome. Different and special chaityas are found in the caves.

Manmodi Lena: These are the second group of caves. These caves have archaeological importance. They are reserved for excavation purpose.

Ganesh Lena Caves: This cave is famous than the other two and attracts huge crowd. It is well-known for Chaityas and cells. The chaitya in the cave-6 is very special and attractive and a must-watch for every visitor.

                                              HOW TO REACH

Government buses run between Pune and Junnar.

22.2 °C
overcast clouds
Humidity: 97%
Wind : 3.55 mt/sec towards W

Forecast for Next 3 days

light rain
22.3 °C |22.2 °C
light rain
24.4 °C |22.2 °C
moderate rain, light rain
23.4 °C |21.8 °C
light rain
25.5 °C |22.2 °C
light rain
24.0 °C |22.1 °C

Best Time To Visit : OCT NOV DEC JAN FEB MAR
Things to do here:
Theme: Scenic beauty
Near By Other Tourist Places

Junnar   0 KM near     
Ozar   9 KM near     
Malshej Ghat   22 KM near     
Ratanwadi   42 KM near     
Bhimashankar   43 KM near     
Near By major Cities
Mumbai  127 KM near     
Ahmedabad  501 KM near     
Gandhinagar  522 KM near     
Near By Air Ports
Lohegaon Airport   77 KM near     
Gandhinagar Airport   95 KM near     
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport   118 KM near     
Chikkalthana Airport   196 KM near     
Near By Local Cities
Pimpri-Chinchwad  72 KM near     
Ambernath  82 KM near     
Pune  83 KM near     
Ulhasnagar  85 KM near     
Near By Districts
Pune   83 KM near     
Nashik   98 KM near     
Ahmednagar   101 KM near     
Thane   113 KM near     
Near By RailWay Station
Chinchwad Rail Way Station   70 KM near     
Igatpuri Rail Way Station   71 KM near     

All Rights Reserved 2021 onefivenine.com             Contact Us             About Us /             Privacy Policy