Pune is the one of the beautiful city to visit in Maharashtra. It is the base of Peshwa Bajirao. This place have many historical memories and stories. Along with historical stories there is also many places to visit which relaxes your mood and makes your vacations more interesting. So, now let’s go and see which are the places to visit in Pune.

Top 10 Places to Visit in Pune

Shaniwar Wada

It is a 300 year old mansion of the governor of Pune. This mansion is built by Peshwa Bajirao who is himself the residence of the grand and beautifully designed mansion. It covers the 700 acres of the area. Now, it becomes a famous tourist place in Pune and attracts everyone because of its architectural design. In this mansion, there is a lake and a statue of Bajirao which is admired by one and all.

Timing:- 8:00 AM to 6:30 PM

Entry Fee:- INR 50 Onwards

Osho Ashram

It is the old and famous Ashram which is situated in the Koregaon Park in Pune. This is also known by the name of Osho Meditation Resort. This is the best peaceful place in Pune. Their is a unique blend of meditation and also have a Greek concept to stay in resort. So, if you want to spend some time in peace then this is best place for you.

Timing:- 6:00 AM to 10:30 PM

Entry Fee:- No entry fee

Lal Mahal

It is located near Shaniwar Wada in Pune. It is a historical landmark which was built in 16th Century. There are many interesting stories which are related to the past and Indian culture. It was believed that, this was first resorted by Shivaji’s Father Shahji Bhosle for his family to stay in 1620s. Thus, it was a childhood home of Shivaji. Now, this place becomes famous by the name of Lal Mahal and is most visited by every tourists.

Timing:- 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Entry Fee:- No entry fee 

National Defence Academy

It is also known by the name of NDA. It is approx 10 KM away from Pune but is mostly visited by the tourist to know and explore about Indian army. This is the place where members of all 3 defence services are train together. Here you can get to know about our Indian Armies in detail. So, don’t forget to your precious time to our soldiers and devote some time and respect to our Nation.

Timing:- 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Entry Fee:- No entry fee

Joshi’s Museum of Miniature Railway

This museum is situated in the Erandwane district of Pune. It is a unique museum which have a miniature of every type of trains like toy train, steam engines, trams, flyovers and many more. This museum is designed in such a way which attracts everyone and also offers unforgettable experience.

Timing:-9:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Entry Fee:- INR 100 Onwards

Parvati Hill Temple

This temple was built in 17th Century on the hills of 2000 feet above the sea level. This temple is devoted to God Shiva and Goddess Parvati. This temple on the hills therefore there 100 steps to cross. After walking on 100 Stairs you reach at the top of hills and in the Temple. These steps are easy to cross. They were made at ancient time up and down for elephants. The view from the temple is very beautiful and offers a natural beauty to everyone.

Timing:- 5:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Entry Fee:- No entry fee

Sinhagad Fort

This is the ancient time fort and is a witness of many battles in 1660s. It is located in the Sahyadri Mountains in Pune. It was named Sinhagad fort because it is witness of the 1670 battle in Sinhagad. Now, it becomes a one of the famous place for tourist to explore. Even today, you also find some of the things which were related to those battles. This fort also provides you a beautiful view and is well suited for photography.

Timing:- Open 24 Hours

Entry Fee:- No entry fee

Khadakwasla Dam

It is also one of the famous tourist attraction in Pune. It was built on the River Mutha which flows through the city and provides water supply to Pune and their sub urban regions. This is the beautiful dam which offers a pleasant and relaxing environment. You can also spend your precious time in the fresh air around the dam. One can also do many adventerous activities. The most notable thong about this dam is sunrise and sunset.

Timing:- Throughout the day

Entry Fee:- No entry fee

Bund Garden

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This garden is also known by the name of “Mahatma Gandhi Udyan”. It is a well maintained and beautiful garden in the city. This garden is well suited for spend your day and you can also enjoy picnic here. This garden offers you a beautiful views as there are many flowers and trees of different kinds. Thus, to spend your day or evening in a relaxed mood you can choose this place.

Timing:-6:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Entry Fee:- No entry fee

Panshet Water Park

This is the most visited place by tourist as well as local people. Here you can enjoy water rides. There are rides and activities for every age group. This place is best for fun activities and for memorable day also. Thus, it is a perfect gateway for you in this vacation.

Timing:- 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Entry Fee:- INR 500 Onwards

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