|Shri Dinkar Gangadhar Kelkar Museum
||Choc-abloc with rare exhibits and artifacts, dating back to
the Mughal and Maratha Periods, collected by Kelkar Museum over a period of 70
years, this Museum is a visual delight.
||The Palace is supposed to have been built by Dadaji Konddev in
1640. It is believed that Shivaji was brought up here by his mother and
||The historic seven-storied palace of the Peshwa Rule was built
by Bajirao 1 Peshwa in 1736.
||This is a famous landmark on the southern end of the city. A
group of beautiful temples of Shiva,Ganesha,Vishnu and Kartikeya.
|Aga Khan Palace
||Also known as Kasturba Gandhi Memorial or Kasturba Samadhi,
this palace is a memorial of the great Mahatma.
|The Osho International Commune
||The Osho International Commune: The Samadhi of Osho Rajneesh
who died in 1990, is in the Ashram. The commune also, has beautiful gardens.
The Osho Comune in Pune is a Beautiful place spread over 32 acres of land
carefully converted into an oasis for spiritual health/study.
||The memorial to the great warrior Mahadji Shinde is one of the
Architectural marvels of Pune.
|Pataleshwar Cave Temples
||These are 8th centruy temples cave of a single huge rock.
|Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park
||Commonly known as the Rajiv Gandhi Zoo, is located in Katraj.
The 130-acre (53 Hact.) zoo is divided into 3 parts: an animal orphanage, a
snake park, and a zoo, and includes a 42-acre(17 Hact.) lake called Katraj
||An ornithologist's delight, Pashan Lake attracts migratory
birds in huge numbers. Bird watching has therapeutic value
||Sinhagad reverberates with many a tale of bravery. It was
considered to be one of the many impregnable forts in Western India
||Bus, Auto, Six Seater
||Full of lovely springs and waterfalls, lingmala, chinaman
water-fall,etc. Mahabaleshwar is an ideal picnic spot.
||It is formed of Five hills, Place at altitude of 1334m. It is
just 38m below Mahabaleshwar. View of the Krishna River on one side and coastal
plains on the other, Residential hill station. Famous for schools.
||This quaint little hill resort is nestled amidst dense green
foliage and picturesque hill slopes of the Western Ghats. The air is fresh,
unpolluted and the hills are alive with the music of birds and the bees
|Lonavala & Khandala
||The twin hill stations of lonavala & Khandala are a
perfect getaway from the hustle-bustle of life. They are placed 622m above sea
level in the Sahyadri ranges that separate the Deccan Plateau with the Konkan
coast. Lonawala known as "Jewel of the Sahyadri". Khandala:-Cast a
glance, literally, thousands of waterfalls gushing through ravines, meet the
||Bus, Luxury Coach, Taxi
|Karla, Bheja and Bedsa Caves
||Karla Caves are the site of the largest Chaitya caves in the
country dating back to 160BC. Amongst the best preserved Buddhist Temples in
India. Bhaja Caves There are 18 caves, of which 12th cave is the finest. Bedsa
Caves:_ There are exquisite carvings on the pillars.
||Train, Taxi, Auto
|Rajmachi, Manoranjan Shrivardhan
||Rajmachi is a twin-peaked fort overlooking the Ulhas Valley
and the Bhor Ghat located near Karjat a short distance from Lonavala. The
taller of the 2 peaks is shrivardhan and the other is Manoranjan.
||The river Bhima originates here hence the name
||Well-Known pilgrim center some thirty miles to the south-east
of Pune. It is the foremost center of worship of Khandoba in Maharashtra.
||There are 8 temples dedicated to Ganesha in Maharashtra. The
Pilgrimage is not complete until you visit each of the eight sites. A trip to
all the eight shrines takes at least 3 days.
||These temples are within the range of 20 to 110 Kms. of each
||Shirdi is the abode of Sai Baba, the most revered saint of
||Area surrounded by pretty green lawns on all sides. There is a
Ganesh temple on a small hillock known as “Talyacha Ganpati”. It used to be
surrounded by a lake which later made a way for the park.
||The main market and shopping place of Pune City.