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Pune Tour Packages

Pune is the most multi-faceted tourism destination offering the best Pune Tour Packages. From Pawna to Kolad, it has the best places for you to do some major exploring. Embark on the invigorating Dolphin Safari in Tarkali. Not just that there’s also the Tsunami Island Safari, and you can explore the classic heritage of the Nivanti Fort. Join the one day trek to Lohagad Fort near Lonavala, experience a beautiful adventure in a serene untamed beauty. Head for an exciting trek to Andharban and engage in some outdoor fun. The name Andharban means a dark and dense forest. It is one of the most beautiful treks and there are lots of things to explore. You will be walking on ridge that offers an awesome view of the Kundalika. Be mesmerised by breathtaking flora and underwater wildlife during the Sangam Safari, and the fierce crocodiles of the Crocodile island.

 

Find the perfect riverside camping experience at the popular Vasind camp site, located 60 km from Mumbai. You'll be astonished with the tranquillity and the lush greenery of this place. If it is pure and raw adventure that you are looking for, then you need to head for an exciting white water rafting in Kolad. You can also enjoy an exciting array of historic sites around the place. The Kundalika River flows through the rugged terrain of the forested hills and through the farms and offers a golden opportunity to enjoy a rafting tour for beginners. Or stay close to nature, and head to Malvan, where you can witness abundance of underwater coral treasures and other types of flora. Take a one-day scuba-diving and stay trip to Malvan and have the most unforgettable adventure of your life. Book your Pune Tour Packages now and enjoy the best of India.

Popular Packages

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  Trip to Tapola in Maharashtra 2D 1N ₹ 1575 5.0 star View Details
  Jungle Resort Amba Leisure Stay and Safari 3D 2N ₹ 5841 4.0 star View Details
  Adventure Activities at Amba Ghat 3D 2N ₹ 3800 3.0 star View Details
  Jungle Adventure in Dandeli 3D 2N ₹ 2750 4.0 star View Details
  Koynanagar Trip in Maharashtra 3D 2N ₹ 1250 3.0 star View Details
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    Trip to Tapola in Maharashtra
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    About the Activity with Details: Tapola a tiny hamlet in the west is also known as mini Kashmir Tapola. Apart from all other attraction points, Shivsagar Lake is something that makes this place a ‘Hit’ for all its visitors.Enthral in various water adventures available...

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    Ratnagiri
    d3 Days n2 Nights

    About the Activity:Jungle Resort Amba; a paradise for those who yearns to enjoy all the marvels of nature.Stay in the jungle resort for 3 days and 2 nights; feast on the untouched beauty of Mother Nature.Go for a fascinating safari that also includes nature walk, jung...

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    Kolhapur
    d3 Days n2 Nights

    About the activity : Your next holiday plans need to be set with an array of adventure activities at Amba Ghat! The lush greenery and the misty mountains allure you to a trance like state, so ensure to indulge in nature photography while you are here. Located on the Ratn...

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    Dandeli
    d3 Days n2 Nights

    About the activity with details:  If you love the outdoors and enjoy scouring the depths of the jungle then it is time for you to head for an exciting jungle adventure in Dandeli with your family and friends! The exotic jungle area of this place offers a wide array of...

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    Koyananagar
    d3 Days n2 Nights

    About the activity / tour with details: Koynanagar is nested in the Western Ghats, this place maintains a pleasant climate throughout the year. Pleasure yourself with a stunning view of Ozarde Waterfall with Koynanagar trip. Pay visit to another major attraction spot ...

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    Lonavala
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the Activity:Indulge in this one of kind activity at Anjanvel in Lonavala like never before with your loved ones.Reach the campsite around 8 am for a delicious breakfast and indulge in array of activities.Experience the excitement of farming activities like crop ma...

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    Pune
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the Activity: Embark on this ravishing trek to Malhargad, Jejuri and Purandar near Saswad, and Pune which provides you a thorough view of these picturesque forts and temples scattered on the ever so stunning Western Ghats. Malhargad also known as Sonori f...

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    North Goa
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the Activity:Located remarkably in the interiors of Goa, Tamdi Surla Waterfalls is still beyond the reach of destined travelers.Embark on this amazing two days trek and get a chance to explore the unexplored area of Goa. Start your journey from Pune railway station...

    Very Good 4.0
    29 ratings

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    Raigad
    d3 Days n2 Nights

    About the Activity:A golden opportunity to be a daredevil with an array of adventure activities at Diveagar!Indulge in activities like beach volleyball and other fun games, before embarking on a walking trail through the village of Diveagar.Partake in water sports such a...

    Very Good 4.0
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    Matheran
    d3 Days n2 Nights

    About the Destination:   Matheran, a hill station located about 90km from Mumbai, is a sought after holiday destination in Maharashtra.  Declared as an eco-sensitive region by the Ministry of Environment and Forest of the Government of India, it is indeed the only hil...

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    Kolhapur
    d3 Days n2 Nights

    About the activity :  Trekkers out there only look for bigger and better adventures to embark on, and a stay and safari in Dajipiur wildlife sanctuary is a must on your bucket list! Gear your bags and heads for an exciting and enthralling stay and safari in Dajipur ...

    Good 3.0
    38 ratings

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    2375


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    Alibag
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the Activity:Nestled between the scenic Western Ghats, and known for their unique and rich flora and fauna and the Arabian Sea, the north Konkan coast has beaches and mangroves filled with swampy areas and rice fields. Steeped in history, the towns dotting the Konk...

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    Nashik
    d4 Days n3 Nights

    About the activity : When was the last time you swam in the very lap of luxury with your friends and your family members? This is an amazing chance for you to spend an exciting weekend with your friends and your family as you revel in the luxuries of a serene stay ...

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    Pune
    d3 Days n2 Nights

    About the Activity:This South Konkan Coastal tour boasts of sun-kissed beaches and pristine islands, and few historic forts that date back to the Shivaji era.Witness the splendour of one of the oldest surviving castles of Central India at Vijaydurg Fort, which is also kn...

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    Pune
    d3 Days n4 Nights

    About the Destination:The northern Satpuda range proudly adorns its rugged terrains with gorgeous forts that boast of Indian history dating back to thousands of years! The Gawilgad, Melghat and Narnala terrains are home to forts that are rarely explored by man, due to it...

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Attractions

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Lohagad

Situated close to the famous hill station of Lonavala, Lohagad is one of the most magnificent places to visit in Pune. Located on a beautiful hillock near Malavali, this place is one of the favourite destinations for trekking enthusiasts in Pune. Dating back to the 18th century, this place is an interesting visit to appreciate the charm of ancient architecture nestled in the midst of natural beauty.

Lohagad Fort offers an exciting trek where people can look forward to an adrenaline filled day. Surrounded by beautiful green hills, it also offers various delightful opportunities for photographers and nature lovers to appreciate the panoramic views all around.


  • Location: Lohagad Fort, Lohagad Trek Rd, Maharashtra

  • Best Time to visit: The best time to visit Lohagad Fort is during Monsoon season when the surroundings are most spectacular due to the rains and presence of dark clouds without the scorching sun.  

  • Entry fee: There is no entry fee to visit Lohagad Fort

  • Timings: One can visit the Lohagad Fort from 9 am to 6 pm

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Pawna Lake

Enjoy the wonder of nature by paying a visit to the exquisite Pawna Lake when you are in Pune. Its paradise location is something that you will not be able to forget anytime soon. The setting at Pawna Lake is made beautiful with the presence of various tourist attractions like Lohagad Fort, Tikona Fort, Tung Fort and Visapur Fort. Its refreshing ambience makes this place a beautiful destination near Lonavala and Khandala to enjoy an idyllic weekend.

It was created as an artificial water reservoir and offers a soothing time to relax with nature. People keep flocking to Pawna Lake for its postcard-perfect landscape. The place is known for its wonderful climate and offers a serene retreat away from the noise of usual city life. Pawna Lake is also known to attract nature lovers due to the number of flora and fauna which can be seen around the lake. Some of the activities which you can look forward to enjoying at Pawna Lake are camping, paragliding, sightseeing etc.


  • Location: Pawna Lake, Pune

  • Best Time to visit: The best time to visit this place is during the monsoon season

  • Entry fee: There is no entry fee for visiting Pawna Lake

  • Timings: This place can be visited from morning till evening.

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Sinhagad Fort

Literally meaning the Lion Fort, Sinhagad Fort is one of the most famous historical places to visit in Pune. It was earlier named Kondana and believed to have been built about 2000 years ago. Sinhagad Fort occupies an important place in the history of Pune as there were many important battles like the famous Battle of Sinhagad fought here. It boasts of a strategic location and is protected by natural frontiers.

The fort makes a mesmerising scenery with the Sahyadri mountains and serves an as popular place for outings in Pune. Many trekking lovers also flock the place for an enterprising day to complete a one day trek from the village to the fort. Some notable attractions which you can see inside the fort are Tanaji memorial, the tomb of Rajaram Chhatrapati, a Kali temple, some military stables and a brewery.


  • Location: Sinhagad Ghat Road, Thoptewadi, Pune, Maharashtra

  • Best Time to visit: The months of winter and monsoon season from July to February are the most preferred time to visit this fort

  • Entry fee: N/A

  • Timings:  Tourists can visit here between 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m

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Raigad Fort

Raigad Fort is a majestic fort in Maharashtra which you can see in Sahyadri mountain ranges of Western Ghats. The fort is a symbol of Maratha pride and one of the great reminders of the history of Marathas. It was named as Gibraltar of the East by the British due to its strategic location and one of the most important landmarks in the city of Pune.

Some main attractions of Raigad Fort are the Hirakani Buruj, Maha Darwaja, the King’s Durbar, Takmak Tok, Jagdishwar Mandir etc. The fort has become a major tourist spot for its trekking opportunities where one needs to climb up to 1737 steps and enjoy a breath-taking view of the landscape. For those who wish to give trekking a miss, there is a splendid ropeway ride to give you goosebumps as you move through the winds with an exquisite aerial view of the landscape. The place has been dubbed as one of the most exciting Pune tourist destinations for history lovers and adventure freaks.


  • Location: Raigad Fort, Raigad, Maharashtra

  • Best Time to visit: The best time to visit Raigad Fort is from November to March

  • Entry fee: The cost of an entry ticket for Indians is INR 10 / USD 0.15 and for foreigners, it is INR 100/ USD 1.54

  • Timings: Tourists can visit Raigad Fort from 10 am to 6 pm every day

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Traveller Tales From Pune

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Puneet Sinha

16 April 2015

Konkan Diva Fort Trek Near Pune is a great and an interesting trek. The trek was complete fun and it was interesting. I loved the whole trek. I never thought Pune is such a nice vacation spot. All I th...

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Giriraaj Shah

01 June 2015

It was pure fun and delight for the three days. There were a lot to enjoy in these days. Sightseeing tours were so detailed and the guides too were very skilled. All the arrangements were made accordin...

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Bhudev Reddy

17 January 2016

Konkan Diva Fort Trek is by far the best trek that I have ever been. Well, how shall I start? I am a huge fan of trekking and adventure activities. Mostly treks are surrounded by lovely green landscape...

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Devi Guha

17 September 2015

I enjoyed the trekking experience. I had a great time. The fort was gigantic and beautiful. It was totally unique for me as I never even heard of Fort trek. Worth experiencing it.

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Jitendra Khatri

18 February 2016

I had a lot of fun with this trek. The trek was indeed different and unique. After moving to Pune, I kept hearing about fort treks a lot. I was initially not so interested with the idea, but gradually ...

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Ashok Iyer

15 September 2015

This trek is so nice. The biggest positive of this trek is that it is easy and doesn’t require any pro level trek experience. Although good stamina is necessary. A worthy trek.

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Advaya Bhattathiri

14 January 2016

Konkan Diva Fort Trek was suggested by my colleagues. I was wanting to take this trek for few months now, but it kept on being postponed. Finally, I did happen to go here for a tiny honeymoon with my w...

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Suma Agarwal

18 September 2015

The trek was fun. I already started recommending this to my friends. It was total fun. Also, this trek was quite inexpensive and worthy as such, I would say.

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Gobinda Asan

13 October 2015

Konkan Diva Fort Trek is in Pune. Although this is not exactly in Pune, it is in a short drive distance from there. We had a great time here in this trek. The beauty of this trek lies in the rustic bea...

What You Should Know More About Tours in Pune

  • Q. When is the best time to visit Pune for holidays?

    Pune offers great sightings in the monsoon with lush green hills and numerous waterfalls and so July to September is a nice time of the year to visit for outdoor activities like trekking and sightseeing.

     

    However, you may get stuck in one of the many traffic jams in the city.

  • Q. What sort of climate can I find in Pune?

    Pune has a moderate climate with temperatures ranging from 19 to 33 degrees. It experiences three seasons: Summers from mid-March to June.

     

    The monsoon lasts from June to October with moderate rainfall. The winters from November to February are mild.

  • Q. Is it safe for a solo female traveler to visit Pune?

    Pune is considered to be one of the safest cities for women in India. However, recently there have been a few untoward incidents so it is advised for solo women travelers to avoid lonely lanes and dark alleys during night time.

  • Q. What should my traveling luggage be like? What all things I must carry? What sort of clothes should I carry on my Pune trip?

    Depends on the length of your trip you can carry a backpack or a suitcase. The weather is moderate so carry comfortable cotton clothes with sunglasses and a hat for sun protection.

     

    Mosquitoes are a hazard so carry a good quality mosquito repellant. If you plan to do sightseeing carry comfortable foot wear for long walks. Carry an umbrella or a raincoat for protection against rains.

  • Q. What romantic things can be done in Pune?

    Pune with its rich culture, isolated green hills and breezy climate has many places for couples.

    • Empress Gardens close to Race Course is the most popular hangout place for couples with its shady trees and numerous flower bushes.

     

    • Vetal Hill is the highest point in Pune with a magnificent view of the city from the top. It is a great place to hang out away from the city humdrum.

     

    • A meandering drive through misty clouds will take you to Mulshi Dam, a paradise for couples with dense forests and beautiful surroundings.

     

    • Sinhagad Fort, the eminent historical site is visited by many couples who want to watch the sunrise and sunset together.

     

  • Q. Is it worth visiting Pune for adventure?

    Pune is bustling with a young crowd and is one of the most happening cities in India. There are many activities for thrill seekers near Pune.

     

    • Artificial wall climbing at Raje Shivaji Artificial Climbing wall in Shivajinagar is a good outing for adventure.

     

    • Paintball at Mariplex Mall in Kalyani Nagar is ideal for a fun time with friends. The cost is 1500 INR.

     

    An hour’s drive will take you to some scenic destinations, which are hotspots for adventure junkies.

     

    • Kamshet (45 km) is the paragliding capital of  the state. Enjoy resplendent views of the valley as you glide through the air. The cost is 2500 INR to 3500 INR for tandem paragliding.

     

    • Waterfall rappelling at Madhe Ghat (64 km) is a thrilling experience, as you come down 120 feet with water rushing over your head. The charges are 800 INR per person.

     

    • Della Adventure Park (65 km) in Lonavala has bungee jumping from 45m  which is the most exciting venture and the only place in the state, where this activity can be done. The price is 1500 INR per jump. The park also has quad biking on dirt tracks for hard core mud loving adventurists. The prices range from 500 INR to 1300 INR depending on the type of bike ride.

     

    • White water rafting in Kolad (113 km) on Kundalika during monsoons is a delightful experience. The prices vary from 800 INR to 1300 INR, depending on the season. Kayaking is another activity enjoyed on the waters of the Kundalika River, with only 450 INR per person.

  • Q. Is Pune a good option for a family holiday?

    Pune has many places for a perfect outing with family

     

    • Lonavala (65 km) is a hilly town that has enough to see in a single day with its many viewpoints and waterfalls.

     

    • Lavasa (57 km) is a beautiful hill station with a promenade and lovely eateries.

     

     

    • Khandala (69 km) is a beautiful hill station with nature trails and forts.

     

    • A drive to Mulshi Dam (50 km) is great picnic spot with languid surroundings.

  • Q. What kind of accommodation can I find in Pune?

    There are about 700 hotels in Pune. The best hotels in Pune for a luxurious stay and a pickup and drop from the airport are:

     

    • Novotel Pune
    • Westin in Koregaon Park
    • JW Marriott in Senapati Road
    • Fortune Inn Jukaso on Pune-Nagar Road
    • Crowne Plaza in Pune City Center

     

    If you are traveling on a budget, there are several small hotels with clean and comfortable rooms.

     

    These are one of the many good options for a budget stay.

     

    • Shivkrupa Hotel in Station Road
    • Treebo Golden Emerald in Gultekdi
    • Amrita Executive Hotel in Baner Road
    • Hotel Woodland in Vaswani Road

  • Q. Which all are some famous tourist attractions of Pune?

    Pune has become one of the tourist hotspots in the recent years with more and more tourists finding themselves here every weekend getaway.

    Here are a number of places for sightseeing in Pune.

     

    • Osho Ashram in Koregaon Park
    • Pu-La Deshpande Garden
    • Pataleshwar Cave Temple in Jangali Maharaj Road
    • Katraj Snake Park on Pune-Satara road
    • National Defense Academy in Khadakwasla
    • Parvati Hill is the second highest point in Pune.

  • Q. What activities are best for children in Pune?

    Apart from youngsters and travellers, Pune is also an ideal place for families to visit and there are a multiple activities here for kids to enjoy as well.

     

    • Imagica Snow Park in Khopoli
    • Funky Monkey Play Center in Koregaon Park
    • Wet n Joy Waterpark in Kamshet is a fun place with the longest water slide and the largest wave pool in India.
    • Gram Sanskruti Udyaan in Pashan is a mock village which gives a glimpse into rural life with many life size statues of farm animals, wells, and farms.

  • Q. What are the best means of public transport in Pune?

    All options are available

     

    • The public bus network covers all routes and parts of the city. However, it is confusing to know which bus to take, if you are not familiar with bus numbers. Pune bus guide and the PMPML website are good online resources to figure out the schedule and routes.
    • Auto Rickshaw is a common mode of transport but always pay by the meter. You can hire a pre-paid auto from Shivajinagar Bus Stand, Pune Station, and Swargate Bus Stand.
    • Taxi and cabs are not very popular in Pune. Although you can call and hire reliable rental cabs. Wings cabs and tcabs are good options.

  • Q. Can I do a cycling tour of Pune? Which places are famous to explore while cycling?

     The joy of exploring a city on cycle with a panoramic view of the surrounding is unappalled. There are 2 cycling tours in Pune. A private 4-hour complex tour through Pune University will give you the chance to see buildings with charming colonial British era architecture and imbibe the vibe of campus life.

     

    A midnight cycling tour for fitness freaks takes you through Kothrud, Bhusari Colony, Chandni Chowk, Bhavdan Budhrakh, Pashan, Pune University, and Chaturshrungi. The cost of the tour is 700 INR.

  • Q. Can we go on a historical tour of Pune? Which historical places are must visit in Pune?

    Pune was the capital city of Maratha Empire and later on the monsoon capital of British India. A heritage tour in Pune will take you around various monuments which stand testament to its rich history and culture.

      

    • Shaniwar Wada Palace in Shaniwar Peth was the seat of Maratha Empire during the time of Bajirao Peshwa.
    • Lal Dewal on Modelinia Road is also known as Red Temple. It was built by Britishers in Neo-gothic architecture and is the largest synagogue in Asia.
    • Aga Khan Palace is one of the most magnificent monuments of Pune, depicting the life and career of Mahatma Gandhi. It is open on all days from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Tribal Museum on Queens Road is dedicated to the various tribes living in the state of Maharashtra.

     

    The National Award winning Pune Heritage Walk tour through 18 landmark destinations on Saturdays and Sundays at 7 a.m. will give you an insight into the history of the city.

     

    The duration of the tour is 2.5 hrs. and the cost is 250 INR per head.

  • Q. Where can I go for Scuba diving near Pune? Is it safe?

     Absolute Scuba in Shastri Nagar offers essential guidelines and courses in scuba diving and dive travel to give away the most beautiful and safe time to the customers. The best scuba diving destinations near Pune are:

     

    • Malvan (395 km) in Karnataka is a unique experience with exploration of the marine life of Arabian Sea along with submerged parts of Sindhudurg Fort. The diving tours will cost approximately 8000 INR including pre dive training session.

     

    • Vengurla Rocks (399 km) in South Maharashtra are known for their beautiful corals and colorful aquatic animals. The booking charges are 8000 INR per head.

  • Q. Are there any trekking trails near Pune?

    The most famous treks near Pune are:

     

    • Purander Fort
    • Rajmachi
    • Tikona Fort
    • Andharban Trek
    • Kalsubai (5400 ft.) is the highest peak of the mountain range of Sahyadri.
    • Korigad fort
    • Lohagad “Iron fort”

  • Q. Where can we go for camping near Pune?

    There are several serene places tucked in the Sahyadri Mountains which are perfect destinations for a camping near Pune:

     

    • Pavana Lake Camp (65 km) is one of the least explored artificial lakes and is a perfect spot for camping, picnics, and sightseeing.
    • Camping in Karnala Bird Sanctuary in Panvel (93 km) is an enthralling experience with swaying palm trees forests and untouched splendor.
    • Camping in Badlapur (91 km) is an enjoyable experience with sounds of chirping birds and the music of flowing river.

  • Q. Which are some weekend destinations from Pune?

    There are quite a few places to visit near Pune for a short break from the monotony of city life.

     

    • Lonavala (65 km) is a beautiful hill station with many trekking trails, camping opportunities, view points and majestic forts to visit.
    • The city of Wai (85 km) on the banks of Krishna River is a sight to behold with its untouched beauty. There are many activities like kayaking, raft building, river crossing and trekking to indulge in.
    • Kamshet (48 km) is a beautiful destination surrounded by rustic hamlets. It is the paragliding hub of the state.
    • Khandala (69 km) is the most popular hill station in the region as it lies on the Mumbai-Pune highway.
    • The moss covered statuesque Lohagad Fort (74 km) is a hot spot for trekking and history lovers.

  • Q. Which hill stations are good to visit near Pune?

    There are several beautiful hill stations near Pune.

     

    • Lonavala & Khandala are 68 km & 70 km from Pune respectively and it takes a little over an hour to get there.
    • Matheran is the oldest hill station and is the only automobile free hill station in Asia. It is a charming place and the famous Raigad Fort is located in its vicinity. It is 120 km and it takes 2 hrs to reach from Pune.
    • The Panchgani hill station known for its unparalleled beauty is 220 km from Pune. It has both hilly terrains as well as coastal plains. Rajpuri Caves, Tableland, and Lord Kartikeya temple are star attractions of this charming place.
    • Malshej Ghat at 116 km with its uneven rugged terrain and many waterfalls in undoubtedly the most picturesque place in the vicinity.
    • Amboli is one of the best eco hot spots in the world. It is home to 108 Lord Shiva Temples. It is 348 km and it takes 6.5 hrs. by road.

  • Q. Where can I go for rafting tour near Pune?

    The Kundalika River in Kolad is the fastest flowing river in the southern part of the country and is one of the top 5 destinations for white water rafting in India. Kolad is 113 km from the city and it takes 4 hrs. to reach by road. 

     

    Dandeli at 440 km in Karnataka is an overnight journey from Pune. The Kali River has a 13 km stretch full of rapids making it ideal for rafting. There are several places where one can enjoy river rafting near Pune.

  • Q. Where can we for wine tour near Pune? Is Nashik a good option for a wine tour?

    Sula Vineyards and Soma Vineyard Resort in Nashik provide wine tasting sessions with ample information on the techniques of proper wine tasting.

     

    A tour of the vineyard estate will show you the grapes from which wine is made and wine factory for the techniques involved in winemaking.

     

    The approximate cost of wine tasting tour is 1500INR per head. The tours take place between 1130 to 1830 hrs. on all days except dry days.

  • Q. Which forts are famous near Pune for trekking?

    There are many forts in the vicinity of the city known for their meandering trekking trails. The best are:

     

    • Korigad Fort 20 km from Pune starting from Bhairavnath Temple.
    • Rajmachi Fort (78 km) is one of the most beautiful forts in the region. It is covered by moss and misty clouds.
    • Tikona Fort (65 km) is a hill fort located near Kamshet and Lohadad Fort with its 4 large iron gates and stunning views are a treat to the eyes. The view of Pawna Lake from the top of Tikona Fort is spectacular.
    • Sinhagad Fort (20 km) is an important historical landmark and a beautiful trekking trip with lush green surroundings and majestic views from the top.

  • Q. How far is Goa from Pune? How to go Goa from Pune?

    Goa is 451 km from Pune.

     

    • By road- There is a direct bus from Pune to Goa every day. The time taken by road is approximately 11 hrs.
    • By train- It is the cheapest way to travel and there are 3 direct trains: Goa Express, Pune Ers. Sub. Express, and Poorna Express. It takes about 12 hrs to reach Goa.
    • By Flight- A direct flight which takes 1 hr. to reach Goa is also scheduled daily.