Lavasa City Hill Station – A Planned City Near Pune

Lavasa is a planned hill station city spread over 100 square kilometers in private sector near to Pune, on the lines of Portofino, an Italian town.

Lavasa city Pune
Lavasa city near Pune

Lavasa hill station near Pune is located on the Mulshi valley, part of Western Ghats. A total of seven hills are there in the planned city hill station. Two planned towns are in progress out of the total of 5 towns. Many residences, hotels and city center are complete.

Manchester City branded football academy and a golf course are part of the planned city. A Theme park is also part of the project. There is a plan to have a University also in this city.

This city on 25,000 acre of land is not yet complete and it has run into controversies ranging from environmental to corruption.

How Do I Go to Lavasa Hill Station?

This planned city cum hill Station is at a distance of 1 hour drive from Pune. Mumbai is at 3 hours drive from Lavasa; first among the planned cities in India.

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