Know About splendid and eventful tour of Historic City Pune (Poona),  Maharashtra – Pune Tour and Travel Guide

Pune [Poona] is historic city of Peshwas, associated with childhood of great Maratha worrier King Shivaji. Pune is famous as the two wheeler city of India for being the city with maximum number of two wheeler on the road. Surely in the morning at the office opening time and in the evening just after the offices are closed it is proving a highly time consuming affair to travel on the city roads for reaching one end of city to another.

Pune is the cultural capital of state, many famous personalities like Bal Gangadhar Tilak , Acharya Rajnish Osho are closely associated with city. I

In the tourism circles Pune is famous for historic monuments, museums, grand celebration of Ganeshoutsav and Gateway to popular Hindu pilgrimage Ashtavinayak Darshan or Ashta Vinayak Yatra and famous Hills stations Mahabaleshwar, Lonavala and Khandala. Pune is also favorite destination of I T companies hence city is also known as I T city of Maharashtra. Nearby suburb Pimpari is the rare dense Sindhi population, Akurdi is place of magnificent Sikh Gurudwara and Khadakvasala is famous training center of Indian armed forces.

All this mention just to get glimpses of the tourists visiting the city. Pune Hotels, ranging from a budget hotel to Luxurious five star hotel are renowned for the warm hospitality and providing stay comforts as per the need and budget of the tourists.


Vital Tourist Information : Pune

Location :
Pune is situated near the Western Coast of the Arabian Sea on the western margin of the Deccan plateau in the Sahyadiri Mountains.


Near By City : Mumbai


State : Maharashtra [India]


Famous as / For :
Two Wheeler City - Ganeshoutsav - Ashtavinayak Yatra - Historic Monuments - Pleasant refreshing environment


Weather & Climate :
Pune climate is typical Maharashtra seasonal climate.


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 40 °C - Min. 26 °C
Winter : Max. 29 °C - Min. 19 °C


Best Time to Visit :
Barring the rainy season [June- September] entire year is the best time to visit Pune.


Spoken Languages :
Marathi - Hindi - Sindhi - Punjabi - English


Dining / Food Facility :
Pune offers almost all type of cuisines including Indian, Continental, Chinese, French food. City is more famous for fast food, snack restaurants and cakes.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
Pune is among the top commercial cities of the country and hence is the Paradise for the shopping lovers. In the Pune market every commodity is available from traditional Kolhapuri Chappals to exquisite handicrafts of the state and modern electronic goods.


Travel Tips :
Pune tourism is considered incomplete without visiting Dagadu Sheth Ganapati, Akurdi Gurudwara and Vaishnodevi temple at Pimpri.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Aga khan Palace - Katraj Snake Park - N D A Khadakvasala - Osho Commune - Parvati Hill & Temple - Pataleshwar Caves - Raja Kelkar Museum - Saras Baug - Shaniwarwada - Tilak Smarak - Tribal Museum


Interesting Information :
Ashtavinayak Yatra - Visit to eight temples of Lord Ganesha in vicinity of Pune city is most popular pilgrimage among the citizens of Maharashtra state.


How To Reach Pune Maharashtra [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Pune is best accessed by train journey, this is divisional headquarter of central railway. Rail links of Pune are leading to connect the city with Mumbai, Kolhapur, Nagpur, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Delhi, Jammu, Ahmedabad, Kolkatta and many other destination by Pune originating trains.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Road travel to Pune is quite effective way for the getting here. Bust routes of city for other destination are based on the roads like
Mumbai leading Mumbai Pune Express way - Bangalore leading Mumbai Bangalore National Highway [NH4] - Solapur and Hyderabad Leading NH 9 - Nasik Leading NH50 - State Highways leading to Aurangabad, Manmad, Nagpur etc.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
City have airport of own at Lohegaon for domestic and international flights to get here by air travel.