Lonar Lake is an extremely beautiful place famous for the Lonar crater and the lake formed due to a meteorite hitting the earth around 52, 000 years ago. This 6,000 feet wide and 500 feet deep lake is, therefore, an important source of scientific research and educational importance while Lonar crater is the world's only salt water lake in basaltic rock.
The area is also surrounded by a lot of flora and fauna which makes the place even more beautiful and it is the only salt water lake in the basaltic rock in the world. There is also a famous Gomukh temple located at the boundary of the lake where snakes and other animals like fox, mongoose and deer can be spotted. The serene beauty of the lake mesmerizes the tourists around while the scientific importance attracts the attention of science enthusiast.