Karnala is a village in the state of Maharashtra. It comes under the Yawal Panvel taluka in the Raigad district. Karnala falls under the Konkan division. It is surrounded by the Navi Mumbai taluka and the Panvel taluka in the north, the Uran taluka in the west and the Khalapur taluka in the east. Some of the cities nearby are Pen, Uran, Panvel and Navi Mumbai. It is at a distance of 36 km from the state capital, Mumbai.
Places to Stay
Karnala has several places that tourists can stay at. Some of the most popular hotels in this area are Wood Resort, Panoramic Resort, Rishi Garden Resort and Shalom Resort.
The official language of the village is Marathi. Hindi and English are also spoken here.
Ganesh Chaturthi, Navaratri and Deepawali are celebrated with great enthusiasm in this region.
Places of Interest
Some popular tourist attractions in and around Karnala are, the Karnala bird sanctuary, the Karnala fort and Shiva temple. There are also various Buddhist caves and hills.
How to Get There
The airport closest to Karnala is the Mumbai airport which is 39 km away.
The nearest railway stations are at Hamarapur-3 km, Hurmuipur-3 km and Apta-7 km away. The closest major station is at Mumbai, 35 km away.
Karnala has its own bus station which connects it to major cities. You can opt for online bus booking and travel with ease.