Activity Location: Starting Point- Meet Outside KFC (At the stairs), End Point- FC Road
Activity Timings: Afternoon time- 1-3 PM and Evening 5-7 PM
Activity Duration: 2 Hours
About Street Food in Pune:
Head out for a super fun-filled tour that Thrillophilia has designed for you with an intention to take you to these places for a food tasting session of the street food in Pune so that you can also cherish this food, feast your taste buds, and have a fabulous and lasting impression.
How to Reach?
Guest need to assemble at the starting point
Activity Duration: 8 Hours.
Activity Location: Pune.
Pick up Timing: Flexible from 7 AM - 9 AM.
Drop Timing: 3 PM- 5 PM.
Pick-up/Drop Location: Pune Railway Station or Pune Airport.
About Pune City Tour:
Pune the historical capital of Maharashtra. It was home to the Peshwas of the Maratha empire. Therefore, Pune city holds a significant historic past. Spend a day and explore Pune without any hassle of changing cabs or public transport for an affordable price. This tour will be conducted by professional drivers who are well-experienced and are aware of the routes to all the tourist destinations in Pune which ensures that you won’t miss the best attractions along the way.
This will be an 8-hour tour from the pickup point and you will be getting a round trip of around 100 kilometres which will cover the major attractions of the city like AgaKhan Palace, ShaniwarWada, Dagdusheth Ganpati Temples, Tulsi Baug, Iskcon Temple, Swaminarayan Temple, Raja Dinkar Kelkar Temple, Saras Baug, Katraj Zoo, Parvati Hills.
Pune is one of the fastest-growing metro cities in the state of Maharashtra. Along with the same, it has its roots deep in the historical zone as well. You can find here the most astonishing markets, ruins and thousands of stories hidden in nooks and corners. The city looks aspiring and peaceful in the day and complete opposite of it, the city is filled with exciting lights and glamour at the night. Thrillophilia has designed this special activity for you to unveil yet another aspect of Pune city and appreciate its shimmering.
A standing example of architectural magnificence, the Shaniwar Wada Palace was built during the rule of Peshwa Bajirao, more than 250 years ago. It is one of the top attractions of Pune pulling visitors from across the globe.
Although it resides in more than 600 acres of land, it was once a part of a much bigger property that was burned during a fire in the early 1800s. The place homes a number of fountains and forts along with an enormous statue of Baji Rao. Additionally, the place also hosts a light and sound show in the evening making it undoubtedly one of the places to visit in Pune for 1 day trip.
Location: Shaniwar Wada Palace, Shaniwar Peth, Pune, Maharashtra 411030
Price: INR 5 (Indian Citizen), INR 125 (International Citizen), INR 25 (Light and Sound Show)
Timing: 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM every day.
Built in the year 1892 by Muhammed Shah Aga Khan the third, Aga Khan palace has a significant role in Indian history. The palace is spectacularly spread across 19 acres of land and it' constructs is what makes it an instant attraction among tourists.
Also, Aga Khan Palace is the same place where Mahatma Gandhi along with Kasturba Gandhi, Mahadev Desi, and Sorijni Naidu, were held prisoners during their war for Independence. Furthermore, it holds the ashes of Mahatma Gandhi buried in its soil. With such a rich historical background, the palace has been made the headquarters of Gandhi National Memorial Society. A true attraction, Aga Khan Palace should be among the first places to visit in one day at Pune.
Location: Aga Khan Palace, Nagar Road, Samrat Ashok Rd, Pune, Maharashtra 411006.
Price: INR 5 (India), INR 100 (International Visitors)
Timing: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Established at an escalation of 2100 feet above the ground, the picturesque Parvati Hill is absorbed by the density of flora and fauna. Amidst the hills resides one of the most spectacular temples in Pune, Parvati Temple, apart from the Parvati Museum. The temple was built in the 17th century by Balaji Baji Rao. Additionally, the hills also provide a tantalizing view of the city and allow visitors to relax and unwind in the temple. In short, Parvati Hills are among the best places to visit in Pune for 1 day trip.
Location: Parvati Hills, Parvati Paytha, Pune, Maharashtra 411009
Price: No Entry Fee
Timing: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM every day.
Vetal Tekdi, also known as Hanuman Tekdi, MIT Tekdi or Pashan Tekdi, is a great place in Pune to relax, unwind, and relish a soothing time in the midst of the dense topics. Established at an alluring height of more than 2,600 ft above the ground, the place is well enjoyed by visitors, especially in the evening.
From scenic landscapes to a variety of birds including peacocks, the Vetal Tekdi homes a number of attractions. Furthermore, the headquarters of the Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) is also a part of the illustrious Vetal Tekdi. In other words, Vetal Tekdi is perfect for a holidaymaker's list of places to visit in one day in Pune.
Location: Vetal Tekdi, Pashan, Pune 411038, Maharashtra, India.
Price: INR 230 - INR 300
Timing: 5:00 AM - 6:00 PM everyday.
Encapsulated in the vicinity of the lush green tropics, Pashan Lake is one of the best places to visit in one day. It provides a calm, soothing atmosphere deeming visitors to loosen up. The place is generally enjoyed by visitors for peaceful evening walks, early morning jogs and even spotting a number of chirpy birds and small animals.
Its close proximity to the highway also makes reaching here a breeze. Additionally, the best time to visit the beautiful lake is between the months of December and February.
Location: Pashan Lake, Pashan, Pune, Maharashtra 411021
Price: No Entry Fee
Timing: 8:0 AM - 11:30 PM
Spread in a 39 acre of land, the Empress Garden is embedded with an array of distinct species of plants and flowers making it a botanical extravaganza. The garden was named Soldier's Garden during the British empire.
The name is derived from the, then ruling queen, Queen Victoria. Individuals who love nature and would like to wander around in the depths of various flora and fauna will find this place an absolute bliss. Additionally, early morning walks and evening strolls are much loved by visitors here. Because of all this, the Empress Garden is one of the extensively adored places to visit in Pune for 1 day.
Location: Empress Garden, Kavade Mala, Ghorpadi, Pune, Maharashtra 411001
Price: INR 15 for adults and children above 3 years
Timing: 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Sitting in the lap of nature, the Mulshi Lake and Dam are some of the most relished places by visitors in Pune. Its serene atmosphere topped with an endless spree of luscious tropics makes the place an ideal location for adventure lovers to adore.
Found amidst the Sahyadri ranges, Dhangad fort, Koraigadh and Mulshi, the dam is amongst the most picturesque locations in the entire city. The best time to enjoy the place is during the monsoon season between July and October.
Location: Mulshi Lake and Dam, Mulshi Taluka, Pune, Maharashtra, 412108, India
Price: No Entry Fee
Timing: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM everyday.
The beautiful town of Rajmachi is a nature's paradise. A small village located amidst the Sahyadri Mountains, Ramjmachi hosts 2 spectacular sites - the Shrivardhan and Manaranjan forts. The place is also an adventure home and is specifically famous among trekkers.
The trekking expedition here can be easily enjoyed by anyone from an experienced trekker to a first timer and at the end of the hike trekkers can cherish the panoramic view of the valleys from the forts. In short, for nature enthusiasts and hikers, this is one of the best places to visit in Pune for 1 day.
Location: Rajmachi, Maharashtra
Price: No Entry Fee
Timing: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
A holy place of sheer worship and peace, the Dagdusheth Halwai Temple is dedicated to Lord Ganpati and holds a giant Ganpati Idol wearing more than 40 kgs of gold. The mandir finds a substantial amount of visitors every day, especially during the pooja session. Devotees and visitors from around the county visit the temple to pray in solace and indulge in a number of festivities that are celebrated here throughout the year.
Location: Dagdusheth Halwai Temple, Ganpati Bhavan, 250, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Rd, Budhwar Peth, Pune, Maharashtra 411002
Price: No Entry Fee
Timing: 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Built by Baba Dinkar Kelkar in the year 1962, Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum commemorates a fantastic collection of Art. From musical instruments, Mughal lamps, various potteries to vessels molded of copper, and brass, paintings, and similar ornaments, the total collection of art in the museum quantifies up to 15000 in numbers.
It took almost 40 years to assemble these collectibles and the entire museum is now managed and hosted by the Department of Archaeology, Maharashtra, a government establishment. The magnitude of the museum's antique collection makes it one of the best locations to visit in Pune for a one day trip.
Location: Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, No. 1377/78, Kamal Kunj, Bajirao Rd, Natu Baag, Shukrawar Peth, Pune, Maharashtra 411002
Price: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Timing: INR 5 - Children, INR 20 - Adult, INR 50 - Foreign Child, INR 200 - Foreign Adult.
Constructed in the 16th century, Lal Mahal is one of the historically rich pieces of architecture in Pune. In 1630 it was also home to Shahaji Bhosle and his family. Travelers from across the state visit the place to relish its wealthy design, admire the affluent inscriptions and craftsmanship, and learn about the narrative of Marathas the palace holds. Heavily colored in red, the Mahal is quite simply one of the best places to visit in Pune for 1 day trip.
Location: Lal Mahal, Shivaji Road, Durvankur Society, Kasba Peth, Pune, Maharashtra 411011
Price: INR 3
Timing: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM and 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM everyday.
Pataleshwar Cave Temple
Devoted to Lord Shiva, the Pataleshwar cave temple holds the paragon of the God of the underworld, an embodiment of Lord Shiva, God Pathaleshwar. The entire cave is shaped out of a single rock and is one of the best examples of architectural development in ancient times.
The cave temple is also cataloged with a series of carvings inscriptions, painting and idols of Lord Shiva and devotees from around the county visit the place to pray and relish these artifacts. The place also homes idols of Lord Ganpati, Ram, Laxam among others.
Location: Pataleshwar Temple, Jangali Maharaj Rd, Revenue Colony, Shivajinagar, Pune
Price: No Entry Fee
Timing: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Found in the vicinity of Pune at around 21 km, the Khadakwasla Dam is a beautiful place adored by nature lovers and environment enthusiasts. The best activities enjoyed here are a relaxing picnic and taking pleasure in the mesmerizing sunset and sunrise. Built in 1879, the dam also holds great history and is the perfect spot for a one day trip in Pune.
Location: Khadakwasla Dam, Maharashtra
Price: No entry fee
Timing: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Surrounded by mysteries and a number of stories, the Osho Ashram is a place to relish a calm, soothing experience in Pune. Provided with a ton of medication tactics and a serene atmosphere, visitors can spend an entire day here in the calm atmosphere of the ashram.
The ashram occupies 32 acres of land and encapsulated a number of parks including Osho Teerth and Nulla Park. Getting into the ashram and enrolling for a course here also requires a series of documentation and form filling.
Location: OSHO International Meditation Resort, 17, 1st Ln, Koregaon Park, Pune
Price: INR 870 (Indian), INR 1790 (Foreigners).
Timing: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Spread in a 130 acre of land, Adlabs Imagica is the perfect destination of fun and adventure weekend. Designed for anyone from adults to kids, the theme park is one of the best places for a one-day getaway trip. The place is segregated into a water park, theme park, and snow park.
Statistically, Adlabs Imagica hosts up to 15000 visitors on a daily basis and has been an excuse for a trip for more than 3.5 million people. From large thrilling rides to artificial waves, the place has the perfect recipe for anyone who loves to have a good time with family and friends. In short, Adlabs Imagica is home for adventure lovers.
Location: Adlabs Imagica, 30/31 Sangdewadi, Khopoli-Pali Road, Near Lonavala, Khopoli, Maharashtra 410203
Price: Starting at INR 599
Timing: 10:30 AM - 8:00 PM everyday.
Standing at a staggering 15 feet and displaying an architectural phenomenon, the Shinde Chhatri is one of the prominent establishments that depict the rule of Maratha in the 18th century.
The place is also a commemoration of Shri Mahadji Shinde, the commander in chief of the Peshawar military from early 1760 to the end of 1780. Encapsulated with cravings of a variety of stones and constructed in a Rajasthani style of architecture, the place also holds cremations of Mahadji Shinde. Additionally, the place homes a temple of Lord Shiva and many devotees visit this place to pray and enjoy a number of gatherings celebrated here.
Location: Shinde Chhatri, Wanawadi Rd, Pune Cantonment, Pune, Maharashtra 411001
Price: IR 5 (Indian), INR 25 (Foreigners).
Timing: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
Occupied by the National Defence Academy, the Peacock bay is a component of the lake at Khadakwasla Dam. As the name suggests, the place is acknowledged for the vast abundance of peacocks that reside in the bay.
Additionally, a number of events and championships including open lake swimming tournaments, national inland championship among others are conducted here throughout the year.Tourists also visit the place to enjoy a variety of water sports and relaxing picnics. Looking at the increasing tourist visits, the place is also recharged with a number of snack shops and beverage stands.
Location: Peacock Bay, National Defence Academy, Pune, Maharashtra 411023
Price: No Entry Fee
Timing: No dedicated time.