Nagphani (Duke's Nose) appears to be almost inaccessible however the trek to Nagphani is a surprisingly simple trek. The trek route to Nagphani starts from Kurwande near the Lonavala which is the easier rote othe two routes available to Nagphani. The alternate route starts near the Khandala railway station. A small temple besides the trackwhile walking towards Mumbai is the landmark from where the trek starts.
Lonavala is a place where you can go on long walks and explore age old temples and forts. Camping is also very popular in Lonavala with a few organized camping sites located near Lonavala. Lonavala is a base to many treks with many peaks and forts located around Lonavala. Trek to Duke's nose or Nagphani is one of the most popular trekking trails in Lonavala.
Paintball in Lonavala
Paintball is a sport in which players compete, in teams or individually, to eliminate opponents by tagging them with capsules containing water soluble dye. Paintball is regularly played at a sporting level with organized competition. Few resorts in Lonavala offer paintball as a recreational activity. Most of the resorts which have a paintball facility also have gokarting track so if you are in a big group Lonavala can be a great one day picnic destination .
Yoga in Lonavala
Those wishing for a session of yogic healing can head to the Kaivalyadhama Yoga Hospital, set in neatly kept grounds about 2km from Lonavala en route Karla and Bhaja Caves
Paragliding in Kamshet
Kamshet about 25 kms from Lonavala is one of the most popular paragliding sites near Mumbai and Pune. There are more than one operator who offers paragliding courses in Kamshet near Lonavala who offer paragliding courses and weekend flying trips.