Pune - Deccan Queen OR Queen of Deccan

Pune Travel Guide

Located in the state of Maharashtra, Pune is one of the vibrant cities in India very close to one of the largest cities Mumbai. Even, the place is also known as mini Mumbai for having its proximity to major attraction and the cosmopolitan city as well. A renowned hub for education, traditional and cultural activities, luxury hotels, industrial area and a number of prehistoric monuments, Pune is known for its exquisite locations. Every year, a considerable amount of tourists from all parts of the world come to explore some of the most attractive places in and around the city.

As far as the attractions of the city are concerned, then the city and its surrounding area is full of major attractions. Some of the very popular attractions are :

Shaniwar Wada : It is one of the royal residences here built by Second Peshwa Bahirao. The construction was started in 1730 here.

Osho Ashram Osho Ashram : It is one of the renowned Ashrams of globally renowned guru Osho. It is in the greenery area of 17 Koregoan Park of the city. Here, different types of meditation courses are offered.

Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum : It is a home to more than 20, 000 collections of objects like handicrafts, armour-suits, musical instruments, and the list goes on.

Tribal Museum Tribal Museum : It is very close to the railway line that is known for the tribal culture of the tribal communities mainly from the Sahyadari and Gondwana regions.

Gandhi National Memorial Gandhi National Memorial / Aga Khan Palace : Here, Mahatma Gandhi, Kasturba Gandhi, Shri Mahadeobhai Desai, Dr. Sarojini Naidu and others were kept under imprisonment during 1942. You will find marble memorial of two great leaders here.

Vishrambaug Wada Vishrambaug Wada : It is one of the amazing three storyed mansion here known for its balcony and entrance. 

Bund Garden Bund Garden : It was developed and constructed by Sir Jamshedji Jeejeebhoy.

University Park : It is also one of the finest locations of the city spread in an area of 400 acres.

In addition to this, there are also a number of other major attractions of the city that keep travelers mesmerized for a long time and persuade them to come here again and again.

Pune is also known for a number of star-rated and luxury accommodation options. In this way, spending more days here is not a big issue. Moreover, you can also enjoy all types of foods here right from Chinese to continental, Maharashtrian, and South Indian as well.

Pune is also well connected to all the major cities of the country. Ever, there are also regular flights from different parts of the country. In this way, reaching here is not a major issue. book now