The Karla Caves is a group of ancient caves built by Indian Buddhist in the 2nd century. A place for one day trip for visitors from Pune, Mumbai.
Karla caves situated near malavali village, this place takes around 3 – 4 hours from your one day trip. The Karla Buddhist caves is built into high rock mountains and lies in the western ghats.
These caves with Viharas were excavated for the Buddhist monks. The Karla caves are around 55 – 58 kilometers from Pune and about 98 – 100 kilometers from Mumbai and most popular hill stations Lonavala, Khandala are very close to Karla Caves.