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Pune is a city located in the state of Maharashtra in western India. It is the second largest city in the state after the state capital, Mumbai. A pride of the Peshwas, the city was an epicentre of the Maratha Empire in the 18th century. Known as the "Queen of the Deccan", it is the cultural capital of Maharashtra. The city is situated around 1,837 feet above sea level.
Pune gained international popularity for being the location of the Osho International Meditation Resort. A fusion of spirituality, capitalism and history, it is a thriving metropolis of modern India. The city is also a flourishing centre for business and academia.
The magnificent forts and other historical monuments are reminders of its glorious past. Home to many colleges and universities, it is a prime location for manufacturing and IT sectors. Pune has emerged as a new start-up hub in recent years.
Featuring Mughal and colonial-era styles, the city is known for unique architecture. From temples to museums, the city has a lot to offer to travellers and saints alike. The "Garden City" movement layout, which was developed in the early 20th century, helped revitalize the architecture.
The Parvati Temple, Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple, Chaturshringi Temple, Chand Tara Masjid, and Ohel David Synagogue are some the most popular religious sites in Pune.
History buffs would love to check out the Aga Khan Palace, Shaniwarwada, Pataleshwar Cave Temple, Mahatma Phule Museum, Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum and Pune Tribal Museum. The Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park and Pu La Deshpande Udyan are popular among city residents of all age groups.
What is even better when you plan your trip to this beautiful city is that you will not only be able witness the spectacular tourists destinations in Pune, but places near it as well. Most of the following tourist places near Pune can be reached with just a four to five hours drive.
Monsoons in Pune is worth-experiencing. However, if you want to roam around the city without getting drenched in the rain, you can plan your trip between October and March. The weather in these months remain pleasant, which will give you a nice experience of visiting the city.
By Air - The Pune International Airport (PNQ) in Lohegaon serves the city. Along with domestic flights, it has direct flights to Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
By Rail - Pune Junction, Ghorpuri, Shivajinagar, Dapodi and Hadapsar are the railway junctions in the city. A metro rail project is proposed in the city.
By Road - The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation runs buses from Pune to other major cities of the country. PMPML offers the public transport service in the Pune Metropolitan region.
|Pune City Information|
|Area||479 km2 (185sq mi)|
|Population||3n124,458 as per Census 2011|
|Population Density||6,500/km sq (17,000/sq mi) as Census 2011|
|Languages||Marathi, Hindi, Gujarati and English|
|Literacy Rate||86.15% as per Census 2011|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Lat Long||18.5203° N, 73.8567° E|
|Religion||Hinduism, Islam, Buddhism, Jainism and Christianity|
|Festivals||Ganesh Festival, Pune Festival, Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti and Bhaubeej|
|Education||Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), University of Pune and Film and Television Institute|
|Sister Cities||Fairbanks, San Jose (United States), Bremen (Germany), Troms (Norway) and Vacoas-Phoenix (Mauritius)|
|Sports||Athletics, Cricket, Basketball, Badminton, Field Hockey, Football, Tennis, Kabaddi, Paragliding, Kho-kho, Rowing and Chess, Pune International Marathon and Pune Football Club|
|Airport||Pune International Airport|
|Railway Station||PUNE/Pune Junction (6 PFs) Railway Station|
|Tourist Attractions||Shaniwar Wada, Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple, Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, Saras Baug, Parvati Hill, Osho Ashram, Vishrambaug Wada and Bund Garden|
|Nearby Tourist Attractions||Mahabaleshwar, Diveagar, Matheran, Kashid Beach, Lonavala, Alibaug and Panchgani|
|Notable People||Mahatma Jyotiba Phule, Shantanurao Laxmanrao Kirloskar, Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Dhanraj Pillay, Prabha Atre and Raghunath Mashelkar|
|Pune City Map||Pune Metro Map||North East Pune|
|South West Pune||North West Pune||South East Pune|
|Pune District Map||Pune Road Map||Pune River Map|
|Pune Tehsil Map||Pune Railway Map||Pune Tourist Map|
|Bengaluru to Pune Route||Chennai to Pune Route||Hyderabad to Pune Route|
|Goa to Pune Route||Kolhapur to Pune Route||Nashik to Pune Route|
|Places of Interest in Pune||Pune University||Symbiosis Pune|
|Software Companies in Pune||Hotels in Pune||Pune Weather|
|Cinema Halls Location||Pune Airport||Tourist Attractions in Pune|
|Retailers & Shops||Shopping Areas||Pune STD Code|
|Pune Pin Code||Flights to Pune||Flights from Pune|
|Education in Pune||Pune colleges||Pune Universities|
|Cheap Flights to Pune||Pune Hotels||Jobs in Pune|
|Real Estate||Service Providers in Pune||Pune cab Services|
|Property in Pune||Travel Agents in Pune|
|Amusement Parks in Pune||Gardens in Pune||Religious Places in Pune|
|Monuments in Pune||Wildlife in Pune||Museums in Pune|
|Splash Mountain||Saras Bagh||Empress garden|
|Peshwa Udyan||Omkareshwar Temple||Chaturshringi Temple|
|Pataleshwar Cave||Ganpati temple||Parvati Hill and Temple|
|Aga Khan Palace||Osho Commune International||Kasturba Samadhi|
|Shivneri Fort||Lal Mahal||Shaniwar Wada|
|Katraj Snake||National Film Archive museum|
|Ahmednagar Hotels||Alibaug Hotels||Amravati Hotels|
|Aurangabad Hotels||Baramati Hotels||Bordi Hotels|
|Chandrapur Hotels||Chikhaldara Hotels||Chiplun Hotels|
|Jalgaon Hotels||Karad Hotels||Karjat Hotels|
|Khandala Hotels||Kolhapur Hotels||Kopergaon Hotels|
|Lonavala Hotels||Mahabaleshwar Hotels||Matheran Hotels|
|Mumbai Hotels||Murud Janjira Hotels||Nagpur Hotels|
|Nashik Hotels||Navi Mumbai Hotels||Panvel Hotels|
|Patalganga Hotels||Pune Hotels||Raigad Hotels|
|Shirdi Hotels||Shrirampur Hotels||Sinnar Hotels|
|Solapur Hotels||Thane Hotels||Thane West Hotels|
|Trimbakeshwar Hotels||Umbergaon Hotels|
|Pune to Nagpur||Pune to Kasgan||Pune to Gangotri|
|Pune to Gandhinagar||Pune to Hoshiarpur||Pune to Saharanpur|
|Pune to Srinagar||Pune to Shirdi||Pune to Malappuram|
|Pune to Udaipur||Pune to Bhagalpur||Pune to Thane|
|Pune to Sawai Madhopur||Pune to Azamgarh||Pune to Raipur|
|Pune to Eluru||Pune to Mysore||Pune to Nizamabad|
|Pune to Nalgonda||Pune to Barabanki||Pune to Saiha|