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Prime religious spot

The place used to be a yearly destination for us. Gradually year over year it degraded and the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Shreyas S
Jai maa

This is temple of goddess Durga. This place is very much crowded during Navratri. But the best time... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
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Karle, Lonavala, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This is temple of goddess Durga. This place is very much crowded during Navratri. But the best time to visit this place is also during Navratri. The temple is suited on hill. This place is historical and most favorable place to visit if you come...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

This temple is on the mountain top where the Karla caves are located. The road infact is called Ekvira Mandir road. This Goddess is highly revered by the local agri community of Mumbai and also the local of Lonavala and Khandala. The location of the...More

1  Thank NRShastri
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Visit once to this holy place its on the small mountain you need to climb 100+ steps to reach. Weekend could have long ques

Thank VinodaJoshi
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The temple can be reached by taking left (if you are travelling from Mumbai) at Karla phata on the old mumbai pune highway and its around 2.5km to 3.0 km. The temple is located on the hill adjacent to the karla caves. There are 2...More

Thank Sudesh T
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Due to heavy rain,its increase in fun.. From top of hill,not visible ground.. Feeling fly in cloud...

Thank Sagar G
Reviewed 18 July 2017

The temple is located on the base of Karla Caves. Didn't find anything special at the site. But the long hike to the caves was really enjoyable in the heavy downpour. My friends went to visit it with a long queue ahead but completed it...More

Thank Niloy D
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Very much Excited place visited. Climbing to the top of Ekvira is fun. Good place to visit with friends & family.We had visited early morning to look at the sunrise & also enjoy the weather nice time enjoyed.

Thank Dhruv_Touristor
Reviewed 3 July 2017

This temple is little bit crowded and require steps to reach over here. Very much famous in locals. Around 200 steps are required to take to reach here and caves are nearby.

Thank vps15
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Temples near caves.can be crowded on particular religious days.on the way up to the caves and temple can buy prasad.

Thank soumita m
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22 January 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
Divyang P
1 January 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