Attractions in Pune
Pune has been known by a plethora of sobriquets. Popular among them: Queen of the Deccan,
cultural capital of Maharashtra, pensioner's paradise and Oxford of the East. Pune is one of the
historical cities of India with a glorious past, an innovative present and a promising future.
The Pune Municipal Corporation administers the city. Its boundaries extend over four hundred
square kilometres and it has a population of close to four million. Thus, Pune city has been
developed into a Pune metropolitan area, just equal in area to that of Greater Mumbai. It is
located 192 km (by rail) and 160 km (by road) from Mumbai and is 559 meters above the mean
Being surrounded by beautiful hills and the Sinhagad fort, it has a temperate climate. Water,
which is plentiful, is supplied to the city from Panshet, Khadakvasla and Varasgaon dams -
all located about thirty kilometers from Pune. Pune is among the greenest urban areas in the
country with more than 40 per cent of its area under green cover.
|Historical places in Pune|
1377 and 1378,Shukrawar Peth in Pune.
Pune, Timings for Visitors : 8 am to 5 pm.
Entry Fee for light and sound show.
This place is just next to Shaniwarwada.
|Vishram Baug Wada:
It is a 3 floor building in the heart of the city
on Bajirao road,next to Laxmi road the huge market
Ganesh Temple: Bajirao Road, Near Swargate,
Gandhi National Memorial Society,
Agakhan Palace, It is about 4kms away from
Pune camp, Wanowari.
|Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Museum:
|Mahatma Phule Museum:
Ghole Road, Shivajinagar, Pune.
Shivajinagar, J. M. Road, Pune.
Near Pune University, Pune.
It is about 4kms away from Pune camp,