Not much time to explore Pune? This walking tour will get you to the most important locations and discover their stories with the help of an English speaking storyteller guide. You meet your guide at Shaniwar Warda Fort, where you'll explore what remains of this historic site. Built in 1732, this is the very center of control for the Peshwas in the Maratha Empire. Learn about this empire as you walk through the halls. Next, you head to Dagdusheth Halwai Temple, dedicated to the Hundu God Ganesh.
One of the best things about exploring a city like Pune is that its perfect for spiritual reflection, with many areas for you to just unwind and release the stresses of urban life. This spiritual walking tour with an English speaking guide starts at the entrance of Osho Garden. Lined with lush greenery, bubbling streams, still ponds and sunshine filtering through the trees, it's a perfect location to meditate and release the stresses of life. Your guide will tell you stories about this location and why it has become so popular, as well as how meditating in the park is a common activity.
An evening in Pune is a wonderful experience and your English speaking guide can show you to the best spots for night owls out in the city. Your first stop is outside the German Bakery at Pune, in Koregaon Park. Popular for its fusion of local and western style baked goods, it's a fine place to meet your guide as you begin your tour. Koregaon Park is South of Mula-Mutha River, and is famed for being a very elite residential area in the city.