Lonar Lake Expedition: Exploring a Unique Meteorite Crater Lake
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Product Code : AGORA279
Explore the enigmatic Lonar Lake with our "Lonar Lake Day Tour from Aurangabad." Your journey begins at 8:00 AM as we pick you up from your Aurangabad hotel. After a 2.5-hour drive to Lonar Lake, we reach this geological marvel, believed to be created by a meteorite impact. Wander along the crater rim, absorbing breathtaking vistas of the pristine turquoise lake. Delve into the rich history and cultural significance of Lonar Lake, including its place in Hindu mythology. Savor local cuisine during lunch and continue your exploration. Visit remarkable temples, caves, and experience the unique ecosystem. Our journey ends with your return to Aurangabad at 7:30 PM.
8:00 AM: Your day begins with a pickup from your hotel in Aurangabad by our knowledgeable tour guide and driver.
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM: As you embark on the 122 km drive to Lonar Lake, our guide will unravel the geological history and ecological importance of this unique site, believed to have formed from a meteorite impact around 50,000 years ago. Revel in the picturesque countryside during your journey.
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Upon arrival at Lonar Lake, you'll be mesmerized by the circular crater, steep walls, and the stunning turquoise waters. Walk along the crater rim, absorbing panoramic views. Learn about its geological features, cultural significance, and its status as a sacred site for Hindus.
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: Satisfy your appetite with a local culinary delight during your lunch break at a nearby restaurant (meal not included).
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM: Delve deeper into Lonar Lake's magic. Descend into the crater, stroll along the lake's shores, and encounter the diverse flora and fauna residing within this unique ecosystem. Keep an eye out for migratory birds, reptiles, and wildlife. Explore nearby temples, caves, and cultural gems, like the Daitya Sudan Temple and Gomukh Temple, while our guide shares captivating stories and legends related to Lonar Lake.
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM: Your return journey to Aurangabad takes you through picturesque landscapes. Reflect on the day's incredible experiences.
7:30 PM: Arrive back in Aurangabad and enjoy a convenient drop-off at your hotel. Unwind after a day filled with the marvels of Lonar Lake.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.